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How to Manage and Enforce CCRs and Covenants for your HOA
Enforcing HOA Covenants, Conditions & Restrictions (CC&Rs), is arguably a community manager’s most challenging function.  To help you navigate enforcement, we've put together 3 key elements of covenant enforcement to consider.
HOA FinancesReserve Studies and Funding: Critical Elements to the Success of your HOA
Any number of items could lead to major expenses for a homeowners association. That’s why HOA communities should build up a reserve fund, to help pay for expenses that go beyond normal monthly operational costs. In this article we cover the hows and whys of reserve funding.
HOA FinancesFiling Tax Returns & Preparing Taxes for your HOA
Taxes are a certainty for individuals and corporations - including homeowners’ associations. The good news is that HOAs should pay very little, if any, annual taxes. HOA taxes can be confusing, however, so here are your top 5 HOA tax filing questions answered.
Managing Multiple HOAs: Top Tips for Portfolio Management Success
HOAs come in many different types, sizes and needs. For those managing multiple communities, often referred to as a portfolio manager, it’s a juggling act. Here are our top tips for portfolio management success.
How to Deal With Difficult Board Members: Top Tips for Property Managers
As a property manager, dealing with board members with a lot of different, and sometimes difficult, personalities can be a real challenge. It can be hard to keep the peace while advising on tough decisions. To help you, we've put together our best tips to help property managers work well with difficult directors.
HOA ManagementHow to Simplify your HOA Fee Collection Policy
HOA members’ property values are maintained through members monthly, quarterly or annual dues. In this article, we’ll review the basics of collecting HOA assessments, commonly referred to as dues.