What are “Common Elements” in a Condo?
Common elements are parts of the property that the association is responsible for maintaining and repairing. That could be the common areas, the walkway leading to your unit, it could be a railing that’s outside of your unit, it could be the sidewalk outside. It could be anything that is commonly used by all the unit owners. The association is responsible for maintaining those areas and they’re either referred to as common elements or common areas.