Setting a Standard For Reserve Studies

Considering that a quality reserve study prepared by a competent provider can, or at least should cost several thousand dollars, it is somewhat puzzling that the so-called "invisible hand" of the "free marketplace" has yet to demand a higher level of accountability and professional standards from the industry. At the present time there is virtually … Continue reading Setting a Standard For Reserve Studies

Reserve Studies are Not Created Equal

"How do you tell a good reserve study from a bad one?" This is a question the HOA DETECTIVE™ is often asked. Considering that reserve studies and reserve study providers are not created equal it is a fair question to ask...Unfortunately there is no easy answer. In order to determine whether any reserve study is … Continue reading Reserve Studies are Not Created Equal

Community Next: 2020 and Beyond

In March of 2016 the Community Associations Institute (CAI) released a White Paper titled: Community Next: 2020 and Beyond - The Association Governance Model Panel Report....