6 Ways to Maximize Committees
6 Ways to Maximize Committees
Sep 16, 2019
Community members join committees because they want to make a difference. That’s great, but sometimes, as they say, life gets in the way. Let’s not forget that committee members are all volunteers, which means it might take something a little extra to keep them motivated.
Understanding Community Association Reserves and Reserve Studies
Understanding HOA Reserves and Reserve Studies
Jun 14, 2019
One of the most important responsibilities your HOA board of directors faces is effectively planning for major common-area repairs and replacements. Whether a costly expenditure is needed in a few years or 20 years from now, it’s the board’s fiduciary duty to make sure your homeowners association (HOA) has adequate funds when the time comes. That’s where HOA reserves come into play.
How To Avoid 5 Common Board Member Mistakes
Feb 27, 2019
Is Your Management Company a Good Communicator?
Nov 16, 2018
Is good communication important to your property management company? Use this questionaire to find out.
How to Improve Communication in Your Association
Nov 06, 2018
As a homeowner, you can do your part to make communication in your community association better. Find out how.
The Do’s & Don’ts of Board Communication
Oct 22, 2018
Does your board know the secrets of effectively communicating with residents?
How to Protect Your HOA From a Cyberattack
Aug 30, 2018
You may not think that your homeowners association (HOA) is likely to be targeted by a computer hacker. After all, we usually hear about data breaches affecting large organizations, like the 2018 breach at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, that affected more than 60,000 people.
3 Insurance Facts Every HOA Board Should Know
Jul 17, 2018
One of your main responsibilities as a board member is protecting the interests of your homeowners association (HOA). Getting the right insurance to cover your community’s needs at the best possible price is an important part of this fiduciary duty.
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3 Ways of Investing Condo Association Funds for Capital Improvements
May 15, 2018
Sooner or later, every homeowners association (HOA) or condominium association has to invest in capital improvements. Whether that means installing a new heating and cooling system in your high-rise building, replacing the roof on your clubhouse or upgrading the equipment in your fitness center, you can’t overlook these long-term, big-ticket items. But what’s the best way for your association to pay for them?
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Managing Your HOA’s Maintenance and Improvement Projects
Apr 27, 2018
Keeping your property maintained and making needed improvements are important aspects of your homeowners association’s financial health. To manage these crucial responsibilities effectively, you need to stay on top of day-to-day projects, as well as create and adhere to a long-range plan. What does it take to make those goals a reality?