Tag Archives: decisions

Is Your Association Prepared for Natural Disasters?

Natural disasters come in many shapes and sizes.  It could be a tornado, a flood, Superstorm Sandy, or a wildfire.  Regardless of the type of disaster, the devastation and loss is often overwhelming.  Nothing can fully prepare someone to handle the emotional impact of a natural disaster.  However, with some thought and planning before...

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Resting Easy

 

It’s called “sleep insurance” for a reason.

Directors and officers (D&O) liability insurance helps community association board members sleep well at night without worrying that their personal assets are at risk because of a decision or action – or inaction – they make on behalf of the association.


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Common mistakes of HOA boards of directors

Michael HunterIn this week’s column, and next week, I address some of the most common mistakes made by homeowners’ association boards of directors.

1. Failing to enforce covenants, rules and regulations consistently and uniformly, or engaging in “selective enforcement.”

The HOA board really has only two functions: to maintain the common areas and elements in the community, and to enforce the covenants and rules of the HOA.

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