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Title 38 – Property – Real and Personal

Article 33.3 – Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act

Easement rights

38-33.3-216. Easement rights

(1) Subject to the provisions of the declaration, a declarant has an easement through the common elements as may be reasonably necessary for the purpose of discharging a declarant’s obligations or exercising special declarant rights, whether arising under this article or reserved in the declaration.
(2) In a planned community, subject to the provisions of the declaration and the ability of the association to regulate and convey or encumber the common elements as set forth in sections 38-33.3-302 (1)(f) and 38-33.3-312, the unit owners have an easement:

(a) In the common elements for the purpose of access to their units; and
(b) To use the common elements and all other real estate that must become common elements for all other purposes.


Source: L. 91: Entire article added, p. 1727, § 1, effective July 1, 1992.