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Beautification Sign This website shares news and information among members of the Yorkshire Homeowners Association, introduces others to our community, and complies with state and local regulatory requirements for homeowners associations in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Our address is Yorkshire Homeowners Association, Post Office Box 1736, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187

Current Information of Interest

Click here to get information about the 2014 curbside fall leaf collection schedule. In summary, Yorkshire is part of the Blue Route which includes collection of leaves during the weeks of November 10-14, November 24-28, December 8-12, December 22-26 and January 5-9.

Click here to read about our new neighborhood trash cans. Thanks to Julie Hummel for preparing this flyer.

The Yorkshire community has events throughout the year including an annual business meeting in January, quarterly meetings of the Board of Directors, spring and fall cleanup days to maintain our common areas, community garage sales, an annual picnic in the fall, preparation and display of luminaires on Christmas Eve, and other events. Check this website for information on community activities.

Our annual business meeting was held on January 26, 2014. Click here to review documents from this meeting including the minutes from the first Board of Directors meeting, the annual meeting minutes, the meeting announcement, agenda, and proposed budget. The page also has the minutes from the final two 2013 Board meetings. Other documents will be posted as they become available.

Beautification Certificate In October 2013 the The Yorkshire Homeowners Association was awarded the Wiliamsburg Beautification Award. Thanks and congratulations to our Landscaping Committee and volunteers from our community. Williamsburg's Beautification Advisory Committee, sponsor of the Beautification award program, states that the program honors City residents and businesses who contribute to the improvement and beautification of the city.

Yorkshire HOA Governing Documents

The following documents are provided to new residents of our community:

  • A Disclosure Packet Notice is provided to all new owners of property in our community.
  • Section 55-512 of the Virginia Code lists the requirements of Virginia law regarding residential community associations.
  • Our responses to Section 55-512 are also provided to new residents.
  • Articles of Incorporation established our Association as a corporation of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • By-Laws of the Association include provisions related to membership, officers, and financial requirements for the Association.
  • Our Declaration of Restrictions are inclusive of the Architectural Guidelines. These "restrictive covenants" are intended to protect the overall appearance, the quality of life, and the value of property in our community.
  • Our Complaint Policy provides a procedure for a member of our community as well as citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia to submit complaints to our Association for resolution.
  • Our 2013 Treasurer's Report and 2014 Budget are now combined into a single document. Both of these reports were approved by the property owners at our annual meeting in January 2014. Note that HOA dues increased to $137.50 per year, effective and payable starting in January 2014.
  • Our Community Property Policy describes the areas of property that are owned by the Yorkshire Homwowners Association in common, including the area around the Yorkshire Drive entrance.
  • Our "Reserve Study" analyzes the reason the community needs to maintain a reserve balance in our Homeowners Association account.
  • A Yorkshire Plat was used in 1989 to obtain approval for development and construction of the Yorkshire community.

Other Website Content

road sign Description of Community: Yorkshire of Williamsburg is a beautiful residential community of 45 single-family properties. Building lots range from one-half to three-quarter acres and homes in the community have at least 2,200 square feet of floor space. Houses are primarily brick colonial-style and all utilities in the community are underground. Property in Yorkshire is held and sold subject to restrictions and covenants that are intended to maintain the appearance of the community and to protect property values.

YHOA Officers: This page lists current HOA officers and provides contact information.

Other Yorkshire HOA Documents: This page provides links to important HOA documents from the past few years including minutes of key meetings, budget documents, architectural and landscaping reports, and annual reports.

Links: This page lists websites of interest including Virginia rules regarding HOAs, community links for Williamsburg area, and links to services that we use

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Yorkshire Homeowners Association -- P.O. Box 1736 -- Williamsburg, Virginia 23187