Board Members

July 11, 2019

Pet Health & HOA Enforcement

Members failing to pick up after their dogs is a common rules and regulations violation within homeowner associations. For many HOAs, this is the most common […]
July 11, 2019

Fascia & Soffit

One of the most common maintenance issues that HOA and COA boards encounter is fascia boards and soffit boards that have slowly rotted over time. This […]
June 27, 2019

The Composition of a Swimming Pool System

As homeowner association annual budget items go, those related to the association’s swimming pool, when totaled, are typically the largest expense category. Individual budget categories, such […]
June 27, 2019

When an HOA Board Member Resigns

Board members resign from HOA boards of directors for a myriad of reasons. The predominant reason usually revolves around the member’s other pressing personal commitments. Another […]
June 27, 2019

Home Equity Loans = Systemic Risk = Economy, Homeowners, HOAs?

We learned, one hopes and expects, from the 2008 Subprime Mortgage Crisis and the resulting deep recession known as the Great Recession. The ramifications of this […]
June 27, 2019

Over-Watering HOA Common Areas

Water rates between 2010 and 2015 increased by 41% according to circleofblue.org. Reasons for this increase vary from the replacement costs of the aging water infrastructure […]
June 27, 2019

Four HOA Reserve Fundamentals

Reserves for homeowner associations are funds set aside for future capital improvements or repairs. The purpose of reserve funding is to ensure that the future expenses […]
June 27, 2019

The Composition of an HOA Irrigation System

There is no typical homeowner association irrigation system. Some homeowner associations will have systems at their front entrance. Others will have irrigation systems at their clubhouse […]
May 17, 2019

Guard the HOA Loss Run

A loss run report may be one of the least known components of an HOA’s insurance policy. However, this report can be the costliest of almost […]
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