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Dealing With Clutter & Hoarding Issues

These days, there is definitely a trend towards trying to get rid of clutter and getting more organized. However, there is a fine line between being a bit messy and having a situation that is bordering on hoarding. These days, mental health issues are gaining more prominence. There is a larger understanding that while hoarding [...]

By | September 19th, 2018|Property Management|

Experts Offer Tips on Best Board Practices

  Are you on a board? Some people may hear 'best board practices' and may think of surfing. Well, that's far less likely when you belong to the board of your condo or your co-op, as you immediately equate the word board with your position on it! Whether you've been a member for some time [...]

By | July 30th, 2018|Property Management, Tips & Tricks|

Creating Fair and Effective Rules for Community Living Buildings

How familiar are you with the rules and regulations and bylaws? In residential communities, it's standard that boards set rules for living for residents and guests. Some rules are usually pretty standard. Common areas are smoke free, there are pet limits, no excessive noise during quiet hours. These rules are usually drafted to benefit the [...]

By | June 18th, 2018|Co-Ops, Condo, Property Management|

Practicing Safety and Security for Your Co-Op or Condo

You probably already know the basics. Don't make sure someone comes in behind you without a key or who does not belong to the building, and don't buzz in a visitor you don't know. But is that enough? Whether a condo or a co-op, the community that is informed on safety measures and how to [...]

By | May 8th, 2018|Co-Ops, Condo, Property Management|

Property Management Contracts 101

When it comes to property management and contracts, how much do you know? Buildings of a certain size require professional management to keep everything running. Hiring management companies to run a building starts with a contract. Want to discover what property management contracts actually involve, then read on and find out more. Property managers usually [...]

By | April 25th, 2018|Co-Ops, Condo, Property Management|