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Is HOA Management Worth the Cost?

  • On August 30, 2022
Homeowner association boards often have concerns about the workload and liability issues that are part of self-managing a community. For this reason, they turn to professional HOA management companies. This reduces administrative burdens and delivers a good return on investment as long as an HOA selects a competent service provider. While some HOA Board members […]
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How to Organize Neighborhood Garage Sale

  • On August 12, 2022
Homeowner associations (HOAs) typically have rules about neighborhood garage sales. Some covenants, conditions, and restrictions ban them altogether while many communities still allow them as long as people follow certain rules.    Pressure from members could even prompt a board to update CC&Rs to enable organizing an annual HOA community garage sale. As long as […]
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How to Quiet Down Noisy Neighbors

  • On July 25, 2022
Prevent Loud Neighbors Noisy neighbors are a common issue in most neighborhoods. From loud late-night parties to early morning lawn mowing, it’s easy for your neighbors to become an audible nuisance. As a member of your HOA’s Board, it is your responsibility to ensure your neighborhood is exclusive and comes with all of the right […]
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Benefits of Smart Technology in Your HOA Common Areas

  • On June 20, 2022
Incorporating smart technologies into the common areas of an HOA is a great way to improve security and enhance the overall lifestyle of residents in the community. Communities can benefit from smart features that are easy to use and manage. A professional HOA management company can help your community select different types of smart technologies […]
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How to Hold an Effective HOA Board Meeting

  • On May 31, 2022
Board meetings build the blueprints that lead to a successful HOA. However, as volunteers, members of an association’s Board have a limited amount of time to meet regularly. For a meeting to be effective and create positive change in the community, the Board holding it must be prepared. Here’s an inside look at how a […]
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How to Find a Landscaping Vendor for Your HOA

  • On May 17, 2022
You’ve reviewed your association’s landscaping needs and are ready to make your community beautiful! The next obvious step is hiring the right landscaping vendor for the job. Your association’s landscaping is one of the cornerstones of its success. So, this decision is an important one. Never pick the first vendor you find on Google. Follow […]
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How Can Your HOA Go Greener This Spring?

  • On April 15, 2022
Spring is here and it’s time to start getting into the spirit of revitalization and growth. While your HOA may be gearing up to host several spring events that lead to a fun summer, your Board should also look at spring as a season to put greener practices into place. Reducing your HOA’s environmental footprint […]
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How Can SMS Text Alerts Improve Your HOA Management?

  • On March 11, 2022
Over the years, associations have witnessed an evolution in communication methods. From door-to-door reminders to flyers, phone calls, and emails, it’s clear that associations are always on the lookout for the next, quickest way to improve communication. Most people these days receive personal, instant messages via SMS messages to their smartphones, and several HOAs across […]
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6 Risks of Being a Self-Managed Association

  • On February 18, 2022
Some association boards think that they have the capacity to carry on their daily lives while also successfully self-managing their HOA. While this attempt at self-management may seem economical and brave on the surface, the truth is that self-management can quickly lead an association into legal and operational troubles. If your association believes its board […]
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