Roger Winston

Roger Winston

Ballard Spahr LLP

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Condominium Unit Sales Exempt from Registration under ILSFDA

The sale of condominium units will no longer be subject to the registration requirements of the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act (the ILSFDA) under a bill passed by both houses of Congress. Barring a veto, the new...more

9/25/2014 - Condominiums ILSFDA New Legislation Real Estate Transfers Registration

D.C. Court of Appeals, Nevada Supreme Court Extinguish Lender's Mortgage Lien Following Association Lien Foreclosures

A recent decision by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals brings into renewed focus the tension between condominium/homeowner associations and lenders when it comes to payment of delinquent association assessment...more

9/24/2014 - Condominium Associations Condominiums Foreclosure Homeowners' Association JPMorgan Chase Liens Mortgages

D.C. Court of Appeals Extinguishes Lender’s Mortgage Lien Following Association Lien Foreclosure

A recent decision by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals brings into renewed focus the tension between condominium and homeowner associations and lenders when it comes to payment of delinquent association assessment...more

9/12/2014 - Condominium Associations Condominiums Homeowners' Association JPMorgan Chase Liens Mortgages

Public Offering Statement Disclosure Limits Developer's Liability

A New Jersey judge earlier this year dismissed a construction defect complaint by a condominium association against the developer and contractor, finding that the lawsuit was filed outside the state’s six-year statute of...more

9/9/2014 - Condominiums Construction Contracts Construction Defects Construction Disputes Land Developers Public Offerings Statute of Limitations

Caveat Venditor (Let the Seller Beware):Consumer Protection Laws Can Have Significant Implications

A decision by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals emphasizes the need for real estate developers to proceed with caution when making representations to potential home buyers in jurisdictions with consumer protection...more

8/20/2014 - Privity of Contract Real Estate Development Real Estate Market

Implied Restrictive Covenant Prevents Conversion of Golf Course to Residential Lots

A federal court of appeals held that a golf course was encumbered by an implied restrictive covenant, preventing the foreclosing lender from selling the golf course for residential development. The U.S. Court of Appeals for...more

8/6/2014 - Foreclosure Golf Courses Restrictive Covenants

Court Ruling May Result in Property Tax on Previously Exempt Community Association Property

A recent Nevada Supreme Court decision suggests that community association common areas may be subject to property tax based upon the value of common area improvements, even if the underlying land is effectively valueless...more

8/1/2014 - Common Areas Community Associations Condominiums Property Improvements Property Tax Property Valuation Tax Revenues

Caveat Venditor (Let the Seller Beware): Consumer Protection Procedures Act Strikes Again in the District of Columbia

A recent court decision emphasizes the need for real estate developers to proceed with caution when making representations to potential home buyers in the District of Columbia, as well as in other jurisdictions with similar...more

2/17/2014 - Consumer Protection Act Land Developers Misrepresentation Real Estate Market

Developers Beware: Consumer Protection Procedures Act Strikes Again in D.C.

A recent court decision emphasizes the need for real estate developers to proceed with caution when making representations to potential home buyers in the District of Columbia, as well as in other jurisdictions with similar...more

2/14/2014 - Consumer Protection Act Land Developers Privity of Contract Real Estate Market

Prince George's County, Maryland, Considers Right of First Refusal for Multifamily Rental Property Sales

The Prince George's County Council is considering legislation that would require sellers of multifamily rental facilities with 20 or more dwelling units to provide the County Department of Housing and Community Development...more

6/26/2013 - Rental Property Right of FIrst Refusal

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