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2017 Top Ten List on Arizona Open Meeting Law

Here it is! The list you’ve all been waiting for! We have compiled the absolute “need to know” bullet points about Open Meeting Law for Arizona Homeowners Associations.   Arizona Open Meeting Law is in place to protect the health of the homeowners association, by protecting members from being excluded and deterring any “secret” decision […]

HOA Board Legislation

Who Really Uses HOA Legislative Roundtables? Should I?

Whew! That’s what you call getting down to business. Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, along with the Arizona legislature, recently jumped headfirst into what the Arizona Republic called a “whirlwind 81-day session” with a $9.1 billion budget. The result? More than 300 – yes, you’re reading that right – new laws on the books. Technically, they’ve […]

5 Ways To Ruin HOA Collections

5 Ways to Ruin Your HOA Collections Process

Managing the collections process of your homeowners association can be a dicey undertaking when unpaid dues increase in frequency (or length of delinquency). However, if you self-manage your HOA collections, it’s especially important that the process is done, and done well. If there’s one thing that will make your homeowners angry, it’s the delinquent dues […]

HOA Noise Disturbance Guide

Got Noise? The HOA Noise Disturbance Blog You’ve Been Waiting For

 Got Noise? A Guide to Handling Noise Disturbances in the HOA The 2 a.m. blast of music coming from an adjacent home, the constant yapping coming from a neighbor’s adorable but excitable dog, the loud peacock (yes, we’ve had complaints of this before!), the click-clack of high heels on marble that comes from the upstairs […]

HOA's seeking legal advice | Phoenix

Three Ways to Seek Legal Advice for HOAs

With all the nuances and potential complications of governing a homeowners association, it’s no surprise that boards may need to seek legal advice on occasion. But exactly where do you begin to seek legal advice for your homeowners association?   Your HOA management company can be a great place to start. With ample resources and […]

Prevent HOA Theft and Fraud | Phoenix HOA Company

Preventing Theft and Fraud of HOA Funds

NOTICE: This article is important to the health of your HOA! As Board Members you have more than likely heard the term fiduciary duty more than you care to remember. However, fiduciary duty is of the utmost importance, especially as a Board Member.  As a fiduciary your obligation to the association is to act in […]

Tips for the Homeowners Association President

5 Tips for the Homeowners Association President

What are the most important things your HOA Board President should know? 1) Understand the role: The role of the HOA President is one of leadership and guidance. It is the responsibility of the President to guide the board towards reaching decisions within provisions of the governing documents. The HOA documents are the tools that […]