The 2010 ADA Standards were big news for commercial developers, retailers and others whose businesses are open to the public. They seem far less important to residential developers, because on their face they don’t apply, or apply only in limited places, like a leasing or sales office.There is, however, an easy to overlook application of the ADA Standards  that creates a trap for the unwary. With a single phone call making a perfectly sensible business decision the manager of a Home Owners Association can turn private amenities into public accomodations that must comply with the ADA. More