Board Members

October 16, 2018

10 Conflict Resolution Strategies for HOA Board Members

10 Conflict Resolution Strategies for HOA Board Members Serving on a HOA board of directors can be challenging at times. Resolving conflicts, big and small, can […]
October 16, 2018

Guest Speakers at the HOA Annual Meeting

Guest Speakers at the HOA Annual Meeting Guest speakers at annual meetings are common, and possibly much too common. The right guest speaker can add a […]
September 18, 2018

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 […]
September 18, 2018

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 […]
September 18, 2018

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 […]
August 27, 2018

What is a Hydrostatic Valve

Swimming pool maintenance can, many times, be one of the largest items on an HOA’s budget. It is beneficial for a board to have an understanding […]
August 24, 2018

Life Expectancy Planning

While HOA boards should rely on professional reserve studies for long term planning, having a general idea of product life cycles can possibly assist with annual […]
August 14, 2018

Why Are Our Dues…?

“Why are our dues higher than the HOA next door?” Or perhaps: “My sister’s HOA dues are less than our dues.” No matter what the one-dimensional […]
August 1, 2018

Net Income/Loss & Retained Earnings

Questions arise from HOA boards about Net Income/Loss and Retained Earnings as found on their monthly financials. Net Income is the total of excess income over […]
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