There Are Two “Common Interest Development” Civil Code Sections:
1) For Residential Associations click here: Sections 4000 through 6150
2) For Non-Residential Associations (Commercial & Industrial Common Interest Development Act) click here: Sections 6500 through 6876
CAVEAT: If there is even a single residential unit in the “non-res” association the Residential Act applies.
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