Leavenworth, KS asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Kansas

Q: If a Homeowners Association owns a street because the city will not accept it, does the HOA also own utility lines?

If "yes" and this was not disclosed to homeowners (or to HOA), what recourse do the homeowners have?

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Rick Davis
Rick Davis
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  • Kansas City, MO
  • Licensed in Kansas

A: Generally speaking, the Utility Company would own the utility lines and there would be an easement over the street allow them to run and maintain the line.

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