EVENTS AND NEWS

Your Community Manager Lives Here Too

A day in the life of a Community Manager is varied to say the least. Acting as a liaison between Board members and residents, being a resource for non-compliance, working with the Town to secure updates that effect your community, and facilitating meetings and building agendas are just a few things that may fill a…

Ways to Give Back this Holiday Season

Community is in our name for a reason. We are big believers in giving back to our communities and thought we’d share some of the ways we give as a company as well as some of our staff’s personal favorites. AmazonSmile Did you know that while you’re adding all those holiday items to your cart…

How Does HOA Budget Ratification Process Work?

Budget ratification may sound scary but it is actually a very good thing. Let’s start here: what is budget ratification? A budget ratification meeting is a meeting of the owners of the association to review the proposed budget that has been adopted by the executive board.  OK, great – but what does that actually mean?…

Board Budget – What Should Be Top of Mind This Time of Year?

Even if you’ve done your reserve study and don’t have any large-scale assessments for the coming year, there are other factors that can impact the effectiveness of your budget year-over-year. For more information on a reserve study check out our overview here. What factors can impact budget/dues increases? Budgeting is hard. There, we said it.…

Large Scale Assessments

It’s Board budget season. Have you thought about any large-scale assessments that may need to be added? Not sure what that means? Check out our blog here on why you may need a reserve study, which typically helps identify large -scale assessments. But, essentially, it’s as the name sounds; we’re looking at the big stuff…

What is a reserve study and when do I need one?

Budget problems don’t go away, they just get bigger… just like a slow leak if left unattended you could find yourself in some pretty fast-moving water.You need to always consider your association’s reserves. Your reserve fund is there to cover future needs and should always stay at an optimal level.At this time of year, we…