For many prospective homebuyers, a homeowners association (HOA) is not top of mind. Certainly, it’s less sexy than floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a skyline, or a master bathroom with a built-in Jacuzzi. But an HOA is an important feature of a home that deserves careful evaluation.
Ali Donoghue is a Redfin real estate agent in Chicago. She’s an expert negotiator who loves educating her clients about all aspects of the real estate process. In 2013, she was named a Top 1% Producer by the Chicago Association of Realtors. While she’s studied in London and speaks Italian, she is a lifelong Chicagoan who has enjoyed watching the Windy City’s neighborhoods transform over the years.Email Ali