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5 Common HOA Board Mistakes to Avoid
Jan 06, 2023
We’ve highlighted four common board blunders and included some practical tips for avoiding them. It’s important to identify these potential blunders early to save yourself and your board time and frustration.
HOA Pet Policies
Creating and Enforcing Sample HOA Pet Policies That Work
Dec 15, 2022
With several Arizona cities ranking high in WalletHub’s 2016 listing of most pet-friendly cities, it’s likely that your community allows residents to have pets. Still, your homeowners association (HOA) needs to have a clear policy to prevent residents’ furry family members from becoming a community problem. After all, it isn’t really Rover’s fault if issues arise. It’s up to his owners to clean up after him, to ensure that he remains well behaved and to follow the HOA rules.
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Reserve Funds, Assessment, or Loan: 3 Ways to Pay for Capital Improvements
Nov 22, 2022
Great capital improvements lead to better property values. Read on to see the three ways to pay for them and the pros and cons for each.
Reserve Funds: HOA Budgeting Tips to Improve Your Returns
Nov 02, 2022
Are you getting the best returns on your reserve funds? Most Arizona board members aren't sure. Find out six ways to improve your association's reserve fund returns, like creating an HOA investment policy.
HOA Leadership 101: From Board Member to Leader in 4 Steps
Oct 01, 2021
How can you become a strong leader on your board and help create positive change in your association? Follow these four steps to improve your leadership skills.
Delivering Exceptional Service: 6 Keys to a Great HOA Manager
Sep 17, 2021
What sets your association apart from other HOAs? Discover what types of support and training can help your manager (and association) excel.
HOA Maintenance 101: How to Plan and Pay for Property Improvements
Aug 24, 2021
Want to keep your HOA or high-rise in tip-top shape for current and future residents? Learn how to plan and pay for maintenance and capital improvements.
HOA 101: Master These 3 Genius Board Meeting Tips
Aug 09, 2021
Follow these three proven tips to improve your Arizona HOA board meetings and excel as an association.
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HOA 101: What They Didn't Tell You About Being a Board Member
Jul 21, 2021
So, you want to be on an HOA board? Learn how to put the community's best interest first while overcoming surprising challenges.
HOA Parking: 5 Tips for Managing Your Arizona Policy
Jul 12, 2021
As an Arizona community association, how do you address HOA parking violations? Here are five tips to help you manage your policy.
Association Reserves: Beyond the Basics and Maximizing Funds
Jul 06, 2021
Is your HOA reserving enough funds for the future? Go beyond the basics of reserve funds and learn how to maximize your investments.
Inflation, Insurance and “In Case Of…”: Why to Consider Raising HOA Assessments
Jun 07, 2021
Raising assessments can keep your association healthy (and help boost property values). Read on to learn why, how and when to raise HOA assessments.