May 22, 2017

The Various Association Meetings, An Overview

Questions arise about association meetings such as the differences, legal requirements and procedures.  While association meetings may not have all the same legal requirements and procedures, […]
May 22, 2017

Directors & Officers Insurance

Directors and Officers liability insurance (D&O) provides coverage in the event of a lawsuit claiming some Board or individual Directors’ act or omission.  D&O insurance does […]
May 22, 2017

Board Meetings 101

Board of Directors’ Meetings can be a very powerful way to communicate and resolve issues. An association’s Board of Directors is confronted with an array of […]
May 10, 2017

The Association Structure

How an Association is Formed A homeowner association or condominium association is a nonprofit corporation formed, usually, by a real estate developer for the purpose of […]
May 3, 2017

The Financial Statements

The Financial Statements have one primary function: Provide the Board with the financial information to make decisions relating to the Association’s financial situation The association’s financial […]
May 3, 2017

Online Meetings

It seems these days everyone’s schedules are more hectic than ever, and board members schedules are no different.  Because of scheduling difficulty and, in some cases, […]
May 3, 2017

Association Terminology

Certain terms are used incorrectly or generically when discussing association issues.  For example, the CC&Rs are often incorrectly referred to as the bylaws or the membership […]
May 2, 2017

Short Term Rentals & The HOA

Short term rentals, be it overnight stays or weeklong rentals, seem to be becoming more prevalent in homeowner and condominium associations as of late.  Some blame […]
April 26, 2017

Swimming Pools 101    

Swimming pools can be a disproportionate expense to an association and in many instances the single largest budget expenditure to an association.  The membership usually does […]
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