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It really is an HOA issue.  The letter was the right first step.  The next option is a lawsuit, but it will be expensive and you cannot get money damages.

Just call one, and have all paperwork regarding the house at hand. Many lawyers will provide a free initial consultation, and then, you will know what you will need. Good Luck.

If you add your sons names to the deed it might not affect the tax freeze as long as your names remain first on the list.  However, it depends on why you received the freeze, and if the requireme ...Read more

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