Common Foundation Problems & the HOA

Common Foundation Problems & the HOA Foundation problems for HOA boards are normally a result of drainage or other water related issues. Because of the potential ramifications to the HOA’s annual budget, boards that have a basic understanding of foundations problems can be very beneficial. Beneficial in that a knowledge of foundations can many times…

HOA Retention Ponds Definitions

– Wet detention pond: a pond designed to have a remaining permanent pool of water after a storm event.   – Dry detention pond: a pond designed to NOT have a significant pool of water remaining after a storm event.   – Water Quality Pond: a detention pond with an orifice sized to allow time…

Member Communications With the HOA’s Attorney  

Legal expenses for many HOAs are a significant dollar amount on the annual budget. In most all instances these legal expenses are for attorney opinions or in connection with collection related activities. While collections related matters are fortunately reimbursable by the member in collections, other legal expenses are generally not reimbursable.   Board members or…