Monthly Archives: May 2013

Summary of 2013 Condominium and HOA Bills Passed by the Maryland General Assembly

Timothy Martin of Ballard Spahr contributed the following summary of Condominium and HOA bills passed by the Maryland General Assembly during its 2013 session: HB286/SB161:  Limits on Foreclosure of Liens by a Condominium Association or HOA under the Maryland Contract Lien Act Real Property:  Section 14-204 This bill amends the Maryland Contract Lien Act to […]

Two Recent Cases on RESPA Violations

Bob Flynn of Signature Title notes two recent cases involving the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (“RESPA”) that are of particular interest to attorneys working with title and settlement companies.  The first case is a class action suit pending in the U.S. District Court known as Baehr v. The Creig Northrop Team, P.C. et al.  In […]