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  • How to Prevent Community Gossip
    on May 24, 2022 at 7:44 pm

    Gossip is harmful in all organizations, and homeowners’ associations (HOAs) are no exception. The spread of rumors and misinformation can cause division, hinder operations, and undermine productivity. As a board member, keeping gossip out of your community shows residents your commitment to peace, harmony, and easy living. Read on to learn more about gossip’s impact on communities and how to help yours stay gossip-free. Why Gossip Hurts Communities Many residents choose to live in a […]

  • 5 Common HOA Rules: Why They’re So Prevalent & Here to Stay
    on May 18, 2022 at 9:54 pm

    Part of being a resident within a homeowners’ association (HOA) involves fulfilling responsibilities to the community—maintaining your property, paying assessments, and, maybe most importantly, following the rules. While every association is unique and has its own set of guidelines, there are some regulations that are necessary to maintain structure in all communities. Read on to learn five of the most common rules, what they cover, and why they have staying power. Why Many HOAs Adopt […]

  • Easy Ways to Create a Committee Report Board Members Will Read
    on May 10, 2022 at 4:59 pm

    Board members of a homeowners’ association (HOA) assume a position that can be fast-paced and demanding, juggling many responsibilities at once. That’s why many rely on the support of association committees. Tasked with important duties, like financial planning, managing maintenance projects, and enforcing violations, some committees are obligated to communicate to the board in the form of a report. This report should be simple, concise, and clearly identify the subject being discussed. The […]

  • HOA 101: Understanding the HOA Board of Directors & Its Role
    on May 3, 2022 at 6:29 pm

    The board of directors is an essential—and required—aspect of any homeowners’ association (HOA). Comprised of elected volunteers who live in the community, the HOA board is responsible for helping the association run smoothly, setting it up for long-term success. Keep reading to learn more about the board of directors and what its role entails. What is the board of directors? To function correctly, an HOA must have a board authorized to act on the community’s behalf. Board members are […]

  • A Complete History of HOAs
    on April 26, 2022 at 4:55 pm

    Homeowners’ associations (HOAs) are non-profit organizations set up to help run, manage, and maintain a community. They’ve been a vital part of the community management industry for decades and have a history that stretches back to the mid-twentieth century. Across all those years, HOAs have grown and evolved to become the anchors of the community that they are today. Here is an overview of how homeowners’ associations began and became what they are now. The First HOA In the late 1940s, […]

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