When there is a community issue that needs to be addressed as soon as possible, HOA petitions are used to organize a special meeting.
When condo and HOA rules lack flexibility and insight, associations may end up starring in real-life horror stories.
Selective enforcement is when a homeowners association enforces a rule against some, but not all homeowners.
A condo or HOA may have stringent requirements regarding short-term rentals. All owners are obligated to follow these rules.
If you’re thinking about moving into an HOA, make sure to budget HOA fees or dues into your recurring expenses.
“Am I doing this right?” HOA and condo board members are responsible for distributing key documents to members of their community, but many members haven’t been taught how to create a budget or proxy voting form. Building important documents from scratch can be perplexing, not to mention time-consuming, which is why we’ve designed and published […]
More than 1.5 million people live in stratas in British Columbia. Homeowners and residents are drawn to stratas because they often cost less than single-family homes, and they offer perks like shared amenities and routine maintenance. Unlike condos, stratas are governed by the detailed provincial Strata Property Act. That means each strata must follow a structured […]
Most community associations don’t have the time or expertise needed to manage their assets, oversee day-to-day operations, and maintain regular communication with owners. That’s why they hire a community association manager to take care of all the different aspects involved in preserving the value and harmony of their property. If you want to become a […]
Using digital communication, the board or property manager can reach onsite and offsite owners in a matter of seconds.
If you live in or manage a homeowners association, you know that there are pages of rules to follow. At some point, whether on purpose or by accident, someone will break one of those rules. When this happens, the board of directors must try to help the owner correct the behaviour or action so that […]
How do you know that a condo management company is right for your building? Ask these questions and see how they fare.
Bill 1588 aims to help Texas owners and associations remove some of the constricting or archaic rules that make HOA living less enjoyable.
There are many reasons why condo and HOA communities are turning to digital document storage, but the driving factors are cost, convenience and efficiency.
Work smarter, not harder. That’s what HOA management software aims to help board members and property managers do. At its core, HOA management software automates repetitive processes, streamlines day-to-day operations, and creates better, more structured systems that benefit everyone who lives and works in the community. When designed well and used correctly, HOA management software […]
While the FHA seems straightforward, it can be hard for HOAs to balance individual needs of owners with collective needs of the association.