Homeowner Association Cyber Liability

HOA Cyber Liability Insurance Options You May Not Know About

According to Robert A. Travis, CIRMS, CPIA. “With the potential for a data breach or security incident growing exponentially, cyber liability insurance now serves as the foundational component of a modern risk management strategy. This critical coverage is designed as a formidable barrier that protects community associations from a wide range of technology-related risks. Most general liability insurance policies do not…

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Smart Home Gadgets that Sell

Why You Need to Purchase Homeowner Association Resale Documents

Buying a home is a big deal. For the majority of us, it is by far the largest investment we make.  There’s a lot of paperwork involved, and it is not as simple to obtain up to date Association documents as one may think. The resale package is vital for the protection of the buyer, the seller, and the community…

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Acri Top 10 HOA Violations

Top 10 HOA Property Management Violations List

While riding around in your community it can be easy to spot rules violations in every neighborhood, and yes, hopefully, they are being addressed fairly and without excessive fining. Most people do want to comply with restrictions and understand homeowner associations are just small governments that are trying to keep their communities safe while trying to maintain and increase property…

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HOA Board is a Team

Homeowner Association Board Members Roles Explained

Community associations are unique entities, and the Boards that lead community associations fill unique roles. Does Your Community Association Board Have What It Takes To Succeed? Successful Community Associations have boards that consist of officials elected to represent and protect the best interests of their constituents. are corporate entities whose board members must maintain the value of jointly owned assets….

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Successful Association Boards

How to Succeed as a Community Association Board Member

Community associations are unique entities, and the Boards that lead community associations fill unique roles. Does Your Community Association Board Have What It Takes To Succeed? Successful Community Associations have boards that consist of officials elected to represent and protect the best interests of their constituents. are corporate entities whose board members must maintain the value of jointly owned assets….

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Acri Has Partners to Help

What to Expect From Your Association’s Professional Partners

Whether the association board works with a professional manager or self-manages the association, it’s likely that the board will still need the services of other professionals like attorneys, accountants, insurance agents, and reserve specialists. These people become partners with the board and provide invaluable resources. Working with Professional Partners The Attorney Besides to selecting an association manager, the most important…

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Maximize Reserve Funds

So, You Want To Be an Association Secretary?

The Association Board Secretary within your community association has a lot of responsibility! The Role of the Secretary The Secretary is responsible for preserving the association’s history, maintaining its records, and protecting it from liability. The individual who fills this position should be efficient, well organized, and have a commitment to the future of the association. Associations with a professional…

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Recruit Great Board Members

How Do You Find Qualified People to Become New HOA Board Members?

Being a board member of a homeowner’s association can be difficult at times. The best way to handle any potential contention is to explain that your primary role as a community leader is to enhance the planned community experience equally and fairly. Even still, you may be asked to deal with tough issues that relate to your next-door neighbor – maybe…

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Reserve Account

Take The Stress Out Of Choosing Your Association CPA

Whether your association board works with a professional manager or self-manages the association, it’s likely that the board will still need the services of other professionals like a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). The right CPA will partner with the board and provide invaluable resources. Working With Professional Partners: The CPA An accountant is a vital part of your association’s professional team. Success…

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Nextdoor for your Association

Can Nextdoor Really Use “Social Network” and “Private” in the Same Sentence?

Is your Homeowners association using Nextdoor to communicate with neighbors? Nextdoor’s growth has been nothing short of phenomenal. What is Nextdoor? Nextdoor is an online social platform somewhat like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. The Nextdoor creators claim the major difference is that this social network is private. Their goal is to provide you and your neighbors a trusted place to talk…

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