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Stop! Before Raising Association Fees, Try Cost Containment
Mar 14, 2020
No board wants to raise fees. But costs go up – or do they? Learn how cost containment can help keep your MA association fees from increasing.
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Why Use a Property Management Company? 6 Major Benefits
Feb 25, 2020
Should I use a property management company? It's a common question. Check out 6 major benefits here.
HOA Emergency Assessment: Planning for Summer
Aug 05, 2019
Having a good HOA emergency assessment plan is essential. Learn helpful tips on preparing your HOA for emergencies.
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How Boards Can Partner With Good Property Management Companies
Jun 26, 2019
Board members and association managers are great collaborators! Learn how to capitalize on that relationship to get the most for your management dollars.
Steps Your Board Can Take for Cyber Fraud Prevention
Jan 28, 2019
As a homeowner who lives in an association, you put a lot of trust in the people designated to manage your association’s money. So it can come as quite a shock if you discover that one of those people has been stealing from your association’s funds.
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How to Communicate: Board Member Responsibilities
Jan 21, 2019
You want your community association to be successful. All board members do. You know that means watching the finances carefully and maintaining the property. But do you think about effective board communication as an ingredient in your recipe for success? It is!
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It’s Not Just Planning: Take Your High-rise Building Emergency Action Plan to the Next Level
Jul 03, 2018
Planning for emergencies is step one. Your board also needs to know how to manage those New Jersey high-rise emergencies when they happen.
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Create Your Community Emergency Preparedness Plan Today
Jul 02, 2018
Do you have an emergency plan? Learn why your Massachusetts community needs to have one and how to create it today.
How to Manage Difficult Residents? Communicate!
May 30, 2018
Every community has at least one. You know who they are: the squeaky wheels, the complainers, the busybodies. Difficult residents are a fact of community life. There’s no magic wand or spell to rid the world of difficult people, but as board members, you have access to the next best thing: good communication. Communication from the board and management goes a long way toward making dissatisfied residents happy. How? Read on for how you can use communication tips, tools and technology to create a cohesive community and manage difficult residents when needed.
Steps Your Board Can Take to Prevent Cyber Fraud
May 30, 2018
There are steps that board members can take to prevent fraud. Read on for ways your board can prevent being victimized, both internally and working with your professional property management company.