Community Management

September 10, 2019

Why You Need Great Communication with your Management Company

“The parking lot lights that were destroyed by lightning strike a couple of years ago and were recently replaced are still are not working as they […]
August 26, 2019

What’s Missing from Your Association’s Budget?

At CMA, our budgeting process is one of the distinctive practices that truly set us apart from other management companies. Budgets for 2020 are developed in […]
August 5, 2019

What Associations Need to Know about Collecting on Delinquent Accounts

Uncollected assessments and other HOA fees are the source of concerns and questions from many board members. Federal and Texas statutes detail the conditions and procedures […]
July 16, 2019

Should Your Association Hire a Consultant to Oversee a Project?

Your HOA management staff and the trades you contract with for routine maintenance and repairs may not have the expertise to handle major, complex projects. You […]
June 17, 2019

Is Your Homeowners Association Properly Insured?

A homeowners association (HOA) must have property owners’ association insurance, just as individual homeowners must have homeowner’s insurance. There are three main types of policies that […]
May 28, 2019

TCAA – End of Session Recap

Overview The 86th Regular Session of the Texas Legislature ended on Monday, May 27th. Top stories heading into this session included the destruction caused by Hurricane […]
May 23, 2019

Texas Homeowners Rate Community Association Experience as “Very Good” or “Good”

A new study examines trends in community association living, including in HOAs and condominiums, for Texans. Community associations, commonly referred to as homeowners associations (HOAs) remain […]
May 7, 2019

8 Guidelines for Developing Legal, Fair, and Enforceable Community Rules

One of the essential responsibilities of a community association Board of Directors is the development and enforcement of rules that are fair, enforceable, and well-communicated to […]