Hierarchy of HOA Governing Documents

The Hierarchy of HOA Governing Documents   Any homeowners association board member understands the overwhelming amount of documentation that is involved with operating an HOA. The governing documents of the association can be dense and multiple and sometimes their hierarchy can be confusing.   Which document takes precedence over another? What should a board member…

HOA Violations Enforcement

HOA Violations Enforcement As an homeowners association board member, you’re familiar with the rules and regulations outlined in your association bylaws. Yet, you’re not exactly sure what type of authority you and the rest of the HOA board have when it comes to enforcing those regulations.   While maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of the rules…

Community Common Area Maintenance

Community Common Area Maintenance One of the most desirable amenities that make homeowners choose an HOA community is the presence of common areas. These common areas are managed and maintained by the homeowners association and can provide many uses to the community members.   However, one of the most notorious questions that arise within HOA…

Planning an Annual HOA Meeting

Planning an Annual HOA Meeting One of the main duties of the current HOA board member is to host the annual HOA meeting. This meeting is particularly significant due to the board elections and tends to have more community members in attendance. However, event planning isn’t always a skill that every HOA board member will…

4 HOA Board Member Roles Explained

4 HOA Board Member Roles Explained   Whether you’re simply curious about what the homeowner association board members actually do or you’re considering volunteering for your own association, it’s important to know how each of those role functions within the association. Typically, there are four board member positions: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Each…