HOA holiday decor policies
Four ways to set decoration policies for your HOA without being a grinch
Nov 20, 2023
The holiday season is upon us, and nothing puts you in a festive like pulling your holiday decorations out of storage. Many people derive a sense of community and comfort from seeing familiar decorations at the same time each year.
HOA preventive maintenance planning
Have your HOA ready for all seasons with preventive maintenance
Nov 13, 2023
Having an integrated plan is the key to proactively addressing your property's maintenance needs. Here are six things you need to do for an effective preventive maintenance plan.
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Preventing issues in your HOA when snowbirds fly the coop
Nov 08, 2023
As Minnesotans anticipate spending the winter months knee-deep in snow, it's likely that some residents in your homeowners association (HOA) are anticipating spending their winter in a warmer climate.
Effects of cold weather on pipes
Avoiding the effects of cold weather on your pipes
Nov 03, 2023
Burst heating pipes are an unwanted but common occurrence during colder weather. The damage caused by the endless supply of water can be significant. Learn how to avoid a big headache and prevent pipes from freezing.
Creating fair HOA policies
Creating a new policy for your HOA? Ask these five questions first
Oct 23, 2023
HOA policies should be fair and easy for community members to follow. But how do you ensure that's the case? Ahead of introducing a new policy ask these five questions.
HOA board member email best practices
Email best practices for HOA board members
Oct 10, 2023
Most of us send dozens of emails a day between professional and personal communication. As a board member it's important to learn best practices to avoid making critical mistakes when sending emails about important HOA business.
Avoid these 7 common HOA board member mistakes
Aug 17, 2023
Being on the board of your homeowners association (HOA) is not an easy job. No matter what your level of experience, mistakes can happen. Learn the seven common mistakes board members make and how you can avoid them.
Communicating HOA rules
HOA Rules: Why Clear Communication Matters
Mar 01, 2023
From creation to enforcement, the key to effective and reasonable rules is communication every step of the way. When owners and residents understand why the association has certain rules and what the benefit of them are, it leads to happier residents. Not to mention a stronger community.
HOA board meeting
HOA Board Meetings 101
Feb 27, 2023
Effective HOA board meetings are an important part of running a successful community association. There are a number of intricacies to running these meetings and whether you're a new or seasoned board member it's important to keep them in mind along with best practices.
HOA board of directors meeting
Annual Tasks for HOA Boards
Jan 18, 2023
An HOA board is tasked with a number of crucial tasks that need to be performed throughout the course of the year. But with so much to do, where should you start? In this article we breakdown the critical tasks a board must perform.