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In this suit for declaratory relief, which concerns a dispute over restrictive covenants in a residential subdivision, appellants, Monzer Hourani and Carlton Park Owner’s Association, Inc. (“Hourani”), challenge the trial court’s rendition of summary judgment in favor of appellee, Jonathan Katzen.

In six issues, Hourani contends that the trial court erred by (1) declaring Section 2.4(o) of the deed restrictions invalid, (2) not finding that Katzen was barred by the doctrines of estoppel and waiver from challenging Section 2.4(o) of the restrictions, (3) granting relief beyond that requested in Katzen’s motion for summary judgment, (4) awarding attorney’s fees that were inequitable and unjust, (5) disregarding the construction pre-approval process set out in the restrictions at Section 2.2, and (6) appointing a Special Master without “good cause.”

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