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What Do Association Fees Pay For?Jan 04, 2021Knowing where your assessment money goes is essential to being a savvy association or co-op resident. In this article, we break down the main cost categories.
Ice Dam on Roof
Why a Roof Leaks After a Snowfall – and What Can Be DoneDec 30, 2020Your residents are calling on about water leaks after a snowfall. Could an ice dam on the roof be the culprit?
Managing Your Community’s Maintenance and Capital Improvement ProjectsDec 30, 2020
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Tips For Generating Community Engagement In Your HOADec 30, 2020
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Communicating Your Association BudgetDec 30, 2020
Long-Term Community Planning is Your LegacyDec 08, 2020Adequate funding and planning preserves your community for future residents.
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Protect Your Pipes: Avoid Catastrophe in Your Condo Association This WinterDec 04, 2020When the temperature dips far below freezing, you'll want to be sure your pipes are well-insulated.
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Demystifying Maintenance and Repair Roles for Residents in Your Condo AssociationNov 18, 2020
How well do homeowners in your condo association understand maintenance responsibilities?
You might think that responsibilities for maintenance, repairs and replacements would be straightforward enough – what’s inside the condo unit is the homeowner’s, and what’s outside is the association’s.You might think that responsibilities for maintenance, repairs and replacements would be straightforward enough – what’s inside the condo unit is the homeowner’s, and what’s outside is the association’s.
How an Integrated Maintenance Plan Can Keep Your HOA From Walking on Thin Ice
How an Integrated Maintenance Plan Can Keep Your HOA From Walking on Thin IceNov 18, 2020Cold weather will soon be upon us, so now is the time for your homeowner association (HOA) to make sure your maintenance program is on track. As brutal as Chicago winters can be, you certainly don’t want to discover a leak in your roof during a heavy snowfall or have a boiler stop working during a record cold spell. Don’t get caught in the cold!
Rental caps for community associations
5 Steps to Adopting a Rental CapNov 16, 2020If your association is considering a limit on rental homes, adopt a rental cap the right way by following these 5 steps.