Monthly Archives: March 2011

Contractor Workers’ Comp and Insurance Requirements for Condos and HOAs

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I wanted to talk a bit this week about protecting your association when you have contractors or vendors on the property.  There’s a lot of confusion in this area, especially when it comes to workers’ compensation insurance.  What proof of … Continue reading

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A La Carte, or All In? A Discussion of the Pros and Cons of All-Inclusive Management Contracts for Condos and HOAs

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This week I wanted to talk a bit about an issue that will face every board member at one time or another–is your association better off choosing an all-inclusive management provider, one that can provide multiple services like landscaping, maintenance, … Continue reading

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FHA Confirms that ADA Rules Regarding Service Animals Do Not Apply to FHA/Condos and HOAs

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In September of 2010, I wrote an article about the fact that the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) had been amended to specify that emotional support animals are NOT service animals for purposes of the ADA, and that compliance with … Continue reading

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The Power of The People–Using Condo, Co-Op and HOA Clout to Your Advantage

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Hi everyone, just got back from vacation, sorry for the blogging break!  I never feel comfortable announcing a vacation to the Internet beforehand, just doesn’t seem prudent…  In any event I’m back home and back on the job.  Today’s blog … Continue reading

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