Section 15.1 Notices.
15.1.1 Any written notice or other documents as required by this Declaration, may be delivered personally or by certified mail. If by mail, such notice, unless expressly provided for herein to the contrary with regard to the type of notice being given, shall be deemed to have been delivered and received 48 hours after a copy thereof has been deposited in the United States mail, postage prepaid, addressed as follows: If to a Member, other than Declarant: to the mailing address of such Member maintained by the Association, pursuant to the Bylaws. If to Declarant, whether in its capacity as a Member, or in any other capacity, the following address (unless Declarant shall have advised the Board in writing of some other address):
CamWest Development, Inc.
9720 NE 120th Place, Suite 100
Kirkland, Washington 98034
Attention: Sara Slatten Prior to the organization of the Association, notices to the Association shall be addressed as set forth above. Thereafter, notices to the Association shall be addressed to the official mailing address furnished by written notice from the Association. In addition, from and after the organizational meeting, notice of the address of the Association shall be given by the Board to each Owner, within a reasonable time after the Board has received actual notice of such Owner's purchase of a Lot.
Section 15.2 Conveyance: Notice Required. The right of an Owner to sell, transfer, or otherwise convey his or her Lot shall not be subject to any right of approval, disapproval, first refusal, or similar restriction by the Association or the Board, or anyone acting on their behalf. If a Lot is being sold, the Board shall have the right to notify the purchaser, the title insurance company, and the closing agent of the amount of unpaid assessments and charges outstanding against the Lot, whether or not such information is requested.
Section 15.3 Successors and Assigns. This Declaration shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the heirs, personal representatives, successors and assigns of Declarant, and the heirs, personal representatives, grantees, lessees, sublessees and assignees of the Member.
Section 15.4 Joint and Several Liability. In the case of joint ownership of a Lot, the liability of each of the Owners thereof in connection with the liabilities and obligations of Owners, set forth in or imposed by this Declaration, shall be joint and several.
Section 15.5 Mortgagee's Acceptance.
15.5.1 This Declaration shall not initially be binding upon any Mortgagee of record at the time of recording of said Declaration but rather shall be subject and subordinate to said Mortgagee's Mortgage.
15.5.2 Declarant shall not consummate the conveyance of title of any Lot until the Mortgagee of the Lot shall have accepted the provisions of this Declaration and made appropriate arrangements for partial release of the Lot from the lien of the Mortgage. The issuance and recording of the first such partial release by said Mortgagee shall constitute its acceptance of the provisions of this Declaration and the status of the Lots remaining subject to its Mortgage as well as its acknowledgment that such appropriate arrangements for partial release of Lots has been made; provided, that, except as to Lots so released, said Mortgage shall remain in full force and effect as to the entire property.
Section 15.6 Severability. The provisions hereof shall be deemed independent and severable, and the invalidity or partial invalidity or unenforceability of any one provision or portion thereof shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision hereof.
Section 15.7 Construction. The provisions of this Declaration shall be liberally construed to effectuate its purpose of creating a uniform plan for the operation and maintenance of the Property.
Section 15.8 Captions. Captions given to the various articles and sections herein are for convenience only and are not intended to modify or affect the meaning of any of the substantive provisions hereof.
Section 15.9 Effective Date. The Declaration shall take effect upon recording.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, Declarant has executed this Declaration on the day and year first herein above written.
                                    ) SS.
COUNTY OF KING           )
I certify that I know or have satisfactory evidence that ERIC H. CAMPBELL is the person who appeared before me, and said person acknowledged that said person signed this instrument, on oath stated that said person was authorized to execute the instrument and acknowledged it as the President of CAMWEST DEVELOPMENT, INC., a corporation, to be the free and voluntary act of such corporation for the uses and purposes mentioned in the instrument.