Legislation

Another Bill Affecting Landlords/Tenants Introduced

HB19-1118 was introduced this week relating to landlord/tenant issues.  Introduced on January 16, 2019, if passed, would require a landlord to provide a tenant fourteen (14) days to cure a violation for unpaid rent or for a first violation of any other condition or covenant […]

Landlords! New Bill Introduced Regarding Rental Application Fees

HB19-1106, also known as the Rental Application Fairness Act (creating C.R.S. § 38-12-901 et seq), was introduced in the house on January 14, 2019.  If passed, the bill would do three things: Limit the application fee that a landlord may charge an applicant to the actual […]

Off and Running – First bill affecting HOAs has been introduced!

Off and Running – First bill affecting HOAs has been introduced!

HB-1050 was introduced in the house on January 4, 2019. The bill, if passed, would augment the existing law that establishes the rights of unit owners in common interest communities to use water-efficient landscaping (xeriscaping), subject to reasonable aesthetic standards.  The change would extend that […]

The 2019 Colorado General Assembly Regular Session Convened Today!

The 2019 Colorado General Assembly Regular Session Convened Today!

The 2019 General Assembly convened today and just like last year, Cornerstone will be keeping on top of issues that affect community associations and landlord/tenant law.  You can check our website here for updates throughout the session. In case you are curious as to how a […]

2018 Legislative Wrap Up

The Colorado legislative session wrapped up yesterday, so today on the blog we are wrapping up all the information you need to know about bills affecting community associations and landlords and tenants. What did and did not pass? First, what DID NOT pass. Let’s just […]

Manager Licensing Bill Dead

The following is from the Colorado Legislative Action Committee. The Colorado Legislative Action Committee (CLAC) is a statewide committee appointed by CAI National. House Bill 18-1175, the Community Association Manager Licensing Sunset Bill that would continue the CAM licensing program for 5 more years, was defeated […]

Quick Legislative Update!

For those interested in landlord/tenant law, SB-10 was signed by the Governor on March 22, 2018. The bill will go into effect on the day following the expiration of the ninety-day period after final adjournment of the general assembly (August 8, 2018). The bill requires a residential landlord […]

New Bills Introduced – Manager Licensing and Landlord/Tenant Issues

Two bills have been introduced since I last blogged about the Colorado Legislative Session: one concerning community associations, and more specifically, manager licensing (HB 1175) and the second regarding landlord/tenant issues (SB 120). First, the Colorado General Assembly sets specific dates that a particular agency, […]

Introducing What Would be the Rental Application Fairness Act

HB18-1127, also known as the Rental Application Fairness Act (creating C.R.S. § 38-12-801 et seq), was introduced in the house on January 19, 2018.  If passed, the bill would do three things: Limit the application fee that a landlord may charge an applicant to the actual […]

More Legislation Introduced!

A couple more bills that would affect developments, community associations, and landlords/tenants!  Let’s dive in! HB-1107 was introduced in the house on January 18, 2018.  The intent of the bill is to facilitate the installation of electric vehicle charging systems.  The bill would require builders to […]