Community Update – March 2019

Community Update – March 2019

Happy spring! As we move into the new season, there’s no better time to start thinking about spring cleaning for your association!  Whether your association board has new members or your building is in need of maintenance, now is the time to make sure you’re on the right track for success.

When strangers come together to form an association’s board of directors there can be a steep learning curve involved. Our featured article, Educate, Communicate & Plan, discusses tips for ensuring the transition is as smooth as possible.

You’re a board member and you hired the same vendor used by your association, is that allowed? Learn what is and isn’t prohibited by the Homeowners Association Act in, Is This a Conflict?

Holding a raffle for your community association may seem innocent enough, but should you really take the gamble? It’s important for associations to understand state gambling laws and how they impact community operations. We break it down in our third article, Raffles and Games of Chance: A Gamble for Community Associations.

Our final article, The Project Costs What!?! That Requires a Membership Vote, discusses an issue many associations can relate to. Find out if member approval is required when expensive maintenance is needed for your association.

We look forward to seeing you next month!