The case involves whether the MacKenzies are relieved from paying association fees due to abandonment of their property. The trial court granted summary judgment in favor of the association, which was affirmed by the appellate court. The court established that abandonment requires relinquishing all rights, title, claim, and possession with the intention of ending ownership, which the appellants have not done. Possession is presumed to be with the party who has record title, and refusal to pay taxes or non-use of real property does not constitute abandonment. The doctrine of abandonment only applies to imperfect titles. The appellants' argument that they have abandoned their perfect title to their lot is not supported by the law. The trial court's entry of summary judgment for the appellee was affirmed, and the appellee is entitled to judgment as a matter of law. The appellants retained perfect title but were required to make certain payments under an agreement with the appellee.
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