These days, social media is everywhere. Facebook, NextDoor, and other sites are tools that residents can use to communicate socially with each other. Whether it be a social group or maybe you’re having a block party or planning a wine tasting, these are all great reasons to use social media in your community. But sometimesContinue reading “Social media should be just that…”
When you hear the term “HOA” what is the first thing that comes to mind? If you’re like I used to be, your first thought is probably “Oh, wonderful! I get to live in a community where a bunch of people gets to tell me what I can and can’t do with my own home.
Homeowners associations vary in size and complexity. The resources available to your HOA and the involvement of the board are key factors when determining whether to hire an outside accountant or management company, or to utilize the board to handle the finances. The controls implemented will vary based on which direction you choose to go.Continue reading “Internal Fraud Controls to Protect Your Association…”
There are many reasons that a self-managed community might want to hire a management company. Do any of these sound familiar? The Board is Tired Since board members usually live on the property, they are often stopped while coming and going with homeowner questions they cannot avoid. With no buffer, the self-managed HOA board canContinue reading “Is your Self-Managed Community ready for a Management Company?”
“Homeowners’ Association: the means whereby people who own homes are able to transfer their rights to the neighborhood control freaks.” – Most Homeowners There are a number of benefits to having a professional HOA management company for your community. However, there are also a number of common misconceptions about professional HOA management companies that mayContinue reading “The Benefits of Professional HOA Management for Your Community…”