5 Procedures When Reviewing Homeowners Association Documents

Sep 5, 2019 9:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

Have you lost your copy of the Association bylaws? Would you like to read minutes from past board meetings? Would you like to read a resolution for background information on a homeowners association policy?

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Why a Strategic Plan is Crucial for Your Homeowners Association

Mar 9, 2016 5:04:15 PM / by HOA Manager

Are you reviewing and updating your homeowner’s association’s strategic plan?

A strategic plan outlines priorities and projects for the immediate future and for years to come. It can accommodate revisions as changing circumstances dictate—without conflicting with the vision behind its creation. It also helps determine what the year’s budget will include and suggests what future ones might feature.

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Do Your HOA Board Members Know Which Documents Are Open for Review?

Jan 24, 2015 12:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

As an HOA board member, you should know what homeowners association documents your members are entitled to review. Association members are welcome to read official association documents. There’s nothing secret about the business of the association. In fact, you should already have copies of key documents like the bylaws or rules readily available.

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Why It’s Important to Read the CC&Rs in Your Homeowners Association

Sep 16, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

Do you remember receiving the covenants, conditions and restrictions (CC&Rs) when you moved into the Association? Do you know that they are very important to you as the homeowner? Have you taken a look at these documents lately? If not, now is a great time to brush up on the do’s and don’ts of your community. There is no time like the present to make sure you are in compliance.

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The Process of Changing the CC&Rs in a Homeowners Association

May 14, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

The Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions (CC&Rs) explain what the homeowners association is responsible for and what the homeowner is responsible for. They also outline how the Association lives together and operates. The CC&Rs are the highest level of documents in the Association, only overruled by the law; not to be confused with the Bylaws, which dictate how the HOA operates as an organization, or the HOA rules which the board has the authority to change.

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The Value of Providing a Homeowners Association Welcome Letter to Renters

Feb 12, 2013 12:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

If your homeowners association often struggles with obtaining renter information, consider providing a welcome letter to renters when they become a part of a homeowners association. 

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Homeowners Association Documents Part 1: Articles of Incorporation and CC&Rs

Feb 12, 2013 12:00:00 AM / by HOA Manager

When I was in High School, I took two years of Latin. I am not sure why. Even at that time, it was a language that was no longer used. Neither my family nor friends were ever impressed with 18 or even 80 conjugated forms of the verb 'porto'.

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