Can my condo HOA require my auto insurance card?
I own a condo unit and the HOA has recently changed the locks on the building. When I went to pick up the new keys, they said they would not give them to me because it's policy that they need to have a copy of my auto insurance. Is this legal? The HOA tends to overstep boundaries and make up rules daily
I understand having my car make/model info, but what do they need my auto insurance card for?
- STEPHENLv 72 weeks ago
They need your insurance details to make sure all vehicles at the property are insured and legal.
- 2 weeks ago
Hiring a lawyer is expensive and they will be paying their lawyer with association money
- car253Lv 72 weeks ago
you have to look in your condo laws. never live in a condo.
- pit bulls biteLv 73 weeks ago
never live where hoa's control your life
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- MayLv 63 weeks ago
Condo associations often go way beyond what is needed or normal.
Ask them, not us, why they need/want your proof of insurance.
- regeruggedLv 73 weeks ago
I live in a Condo development as well. You are dealing with eggheads, so good luck. Tell them to show you, in your state's condo law that they have to have the information. they won't be able.
- Robert B.Lv 63 weeks ago
Hard to tell without seeing your condo bylaws but is it worth it to fight it? Hiring a lawyer is expensive and they will be paying their lawyer with association money, part of which is yours.
- StephenWeinsteinLv 73 weeks ago
The car insurance is so that if someone says you damaged something (usually someone else's car, but it could also be a fence post, the building, etc.) with your car, then they can call the insurance company.
- Anonymous3 weeks ago
Just give the card. This is why I got out of condos.
- PearlLv 73 weeks ago
i would ask the place where you got your auto insurance about it