Archive: March 2017

business, community management, condos, Industry Updates | March 30, 2017
CAI Updates Policy for CMCA Re-Certifications

The CAMICB Board of Commissioners updated their policy regarding what is approved education for CMCA re-certifications for community association managers.

Industry Updates, Uncategorized | March 20, 2017
Communicating with your Community Association Manager

ACCU, Inc. holds regular scheduled Board of Director training classes.  In our last class our Boards asked us to write a blog addressing how to communicate with the Community Association Management Company. Times have changed in the last 5 years, and we have kept up with the times.  We understand it is convenient to have a single point of contact,…

Key to Successful Living in a Homeowners Association
Educational, Uncategorized | March 20, 2017
Key to Successful Living in a Homeowners Association

Most people report that they are satisfied with their organization. While there is no shortage of reports of dissatisfaction with community associations, most people report being satisfied with their group. According to Community Association Institute statistics, 64 percent of residents report being satisfied with their organization while 26 percent reported a neutral response. Ten percent of respondents in that same 2014 survey report dissatisfaction.

Educational, Uncategorized | March 20, 2017
The Continuing Battle Over the Super Lien

By ensuring that the association has sufficient cash flow, the bank’s security is protected and is not diminishing in value.

community management, HOAs, Industry Updates, real estate | March 20, 2017
Bipartisan Agreement on Construction Defects

The unintended impact on communities of this size (fifty or fewer units), is the cost of management fees.