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Condo security breaches: Property intruders, theft and vandalism

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

When shopping for a condo, décor is often top of mind for buyers. However, safety has become an important concern these days and, while it may not dissuade a person from purchasing a unit, it is often a key reason an owner chooses to move out. Therefore, limiting risk to condo complexes and ensuring building security should be top of mind for property managers and condominium corporations.
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Improving Speaking and Listening Skills

Most of us take our speaking and listening skills for granted, assuming that we are doing a pretty good job of communicating with others. Nothing, however, separates the person of authority from the amateur as quickly as the ability to speak clearly, persuasively, and empathetically. Board members, managers, and business people can all benefit by learning to use the spoken word as a powerful tool for gaining and using personal power.

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FL: ‘Sand or Seawalls?’ It still applies on Longboat Key

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

In the furor surrounding the future of Longboat Key’s beach, some have revived the idea of the town abandoning the beach-building business. Go back to the way it was before 1993, they suggest; treat the beach like your front yard, its upkeep the homeowner’s responsibility, not the town’s.
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