NEW MEXICO – HOA blindsides man with order to tear down part of his property
By: Ryan Luby, KOB Eyewitness News 4 A Los Lunas man built an oasis for himself in his backyard nearly six years ago. His homeowners association approved of it then, but now it’s giving him an ultimatum.
“This is probably one of the most aggravating situations I’ve ever encountered in the 45 years of my life,” homeowner Robert Stubbs said in an interview with 4 Investigates.
His oasis is not a monstrosity — it’s a cabana that sits behind his home and a cinder block wall.
Stubbs brought the cabana with him to the Wildflower subdivision in 2009 — near the corner of Fire Wheel and Primrose. He customized it to meet the demands of the homeowners association and said no one’s ever raised concerns. Read more: