Property Management Knowledge Base


Answers to Your Property Management Questions

Do you wonder what to consider when hiring a property management company? Or what you should expect from your community association manager? As North America's leading property management company, FirstService Residential has experts on those topics and more. Some of the most popular topics are listed below. If you want downloadable, in-depth guides, shareable infographics or success stories about other communities we've partnered with, visit our resource library. For fast information, check out our page of FAQs.

 

HOMEOWNERS & COMMUNITY LIVING

From home remodeling to knowing when to call your property manager, make the most out of life in your home and community with exclusive homeowner tips and lifestyle advice.

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

Discover the essentials like what the responsibilities of a property management company are, what HOA fees cover, and how to make sure you hire the best property manager for your community.

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CAREERS

Looking for an exciting opportunity where every day is different? Find out why a property management career might be great fit for you.

HOA BOARD MEMBERS

Smoothly govern and participate in your community’s HOA Board with specialized advice on topics like policy setting and how to fulfill the roles and responsibilities of the association board.

HOA COMMITTEE

Avoid mistakes that can hamper achieving community goals with these helpful hints that promote cohesiveness and communication within your HOA Committee.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Is your community ready for a weather event or emergency situation? Get the resources you need to put together a sound emergency management plan before disaster strikes.

HOA FINANCE

Save money and allocate your community budget correctly with these articles on promoting HOA financial strength.

PROPERTY MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT

Keep your community in top shape by learning about common property maintenance management issues and how to address them.

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT VENDORS

Build great relationships with your property management vendors through advice on handling contracts and getting the best work for your community.

COMMUNITY AMENITIES

Do your amenities reflect the lifestyles of your residents? Read about the latest in community amenities and how to manage them effectively.

ACTIVE ADULT COMMUNITIES

Tailor your active adult community offerings and amenities to the evolving needs of the residents who call it home with these helpful articles.

GREEN HOME & SUSTAINABLE LIVING

Go Green! Discover ways implement eco-friendly practices to promote sustainable living among residents and throughout your community.

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