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Our promise to you at Castle Breckenridge is Better Management • Better Living. What does that mean? It is all about making your management experience a better one that enhances living in one of our managed communities. It starts with who we bring on to our team to serve you, but it also extends to...
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Effective CC&Rs and HOA bylaws are essential to running an efficient community, but when it comes to changing the governing documents to better serve an association and its members what is the better solution? Restating the governing documents or amending the existing ones? Why Restate Governing Documents? If the governing documents are more than 15-20...
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A recent change in ownership of two apartment communities within a master association, comprised of four PUDs and the two apartment communities, provoked a question from the potential buyer during escrow: “Where else besides the By-Laws might the Governing Documents give definition to proportional control of the master association?” Thinking this was an odd question,...
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Communication is essential for the harmony of a successful community. One of the best tools for communication between the board and homeowners is a community newsletter because it is an effective way to keep homeowners informed who are unable to participate in monthly meetings. Organizing and creating a community newsletter may seem like a daunting...
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Takeaways from our Facebook Live conversation regarding Mobile Home Management & Ownership Structures and Applicable Laws with Sue Loftin of The Loftin Firm, P.C. 3 Types of Mobile Home Ownership Structure: Rental Mobile Home Parks/Investor-Owned Investors own mobile home park and they rent the space to individuals who own the mobile home Third-Party Non-Profit Misunderstanding:...
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According to Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), 90% of new communities built in California in the last 10 years were incorporated into a Condominium or Planned Unit Development. The 1970 CAI Statistical Review indicates there were only 10,000 HOA communities in U.S. but by 2015 that number ballooned to 388,000. In the years to...
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Vendor Contracts: How HOA’s Can Protect Themselves  Summary from our Facebook Live conversation with Joel Kriger The easiest way that HOA’s can protect themselves from the issues with vendor contracts is to start by examining the contract during its formation. Before entering into a contract with a vendor, whether it is for a one-time project...
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Hot Topics with Jon Epsten Some legislation concerning Associations have changed in the state of California; as an association manager it is important to stay up-to-date and understand the current legislation affecting the properties you manage. Jon Epsten shared what the hot topics are surrounding new laws and took time to discuss what they mean...
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Takeaways from our conversation with Laurie Poole regarding short-term rentals. Regulating Short-term Rentals- Laurie Poole Short-term rentals have become a big business allowing many people to supplement their income or quit a job altogether. It may be a positive for the homeowner, but for HOA communities it has begun to plague neighbors and the association...
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Many Property Management and Homeowners Association (HOA’s) are beginning to accept monthly rent payments online. What does this mean for renters? 1. Save on checks and mailing supplies all while protecting the environment Have you ever thought about how much it costs to mail your rent check each month? Let’s break it down: Box of...
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