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HOA bill heads to floor of state Senate

CARSON CITY — A bill governing homeowners associations moved forward Friday after weeks of fierce debate over runaway collection fees involving overdue payments.

Foreclosure bill aims to protect state homeowners from lawsuits

CARSON CITY — A proposal in the state Legislature would allow Nevadans to walk away from their houses after a foreclosure or short sale without getting sued to repay the balance owed, even if they refinanced the property to buy cars, pay off credit cards, send kids to college or otherwise spend their home equity.

Bill aims to halt damage to homes in foreclosure

A bill before the Nevada Legislature would make it a felony to intentionally damage or remove any part of a home that the occupant knew was in foreclosure. A homeowner or renter who breaks the law could face one to four years in prison and up to $5,000 in fines.