HOA’s Open-Garage-Door Mandate Raises Safety Concerns
A California homeowners association is requiring members to keep their garage doors open most of the day on weekdays. The new rule is in response to the association learning that so-called squatters—people living in a home illegally—were inhabiting the garage of at least one home in the area.
While squatting can present its own problems for an association, members are complaining that the move is putting them at risk in a different way: Security is compromised.
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