Challenging Personalities

“People’s personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.” – Francois de la Rochefoucauld   Every association membership is different, but there seems to be one constant: there are always members who seem to take a non-positive view on issues that the board addresses within the association. Board members often cite…

The Public Insurance Adjuster & the HOA

When disaster strikes a homeowners association such as fire, flood, hail damage etc., and a claim needs to be filed, a public insurance adjuster is the association’s advocate and can usually save an association thousands of dollars and in some instances hundreds of thousands of dollars. A public insurance adjuster is an insurance claims adjuster…

HOA Annual Meeting Paperwork Basics

An annual meeting is a meeting of the HOA membership required by state statutes and the association’s governing documents. The annual meeting is held every year to elect the Board of Directors and inform their members of previous and future activities. It is also an opportunity for the membership to ask questions regarding the decisions…