When Is The Condo Association Responsible for Water Damage and Mold?

In Florida, water and mold damage to the drywall of the walls and ceiling of condominium units is a frequent problem. When unit owners bring water and mold damage issues to the attention of the condo association, many associations usually try to point the finger at someone else. Although each condominium has its own rules which are contained in the condominium's governing documents, the general rule is that the condominium is responsible for the common elements of the building. Most associations have a non-delegable duty to maintain the common elements of the association and cannot refuse to maintain and repair damaged common elements in the condo on the basis that it was the fault of a third-party such as [...]