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Reasons Homeowner Associations Should Build up Reserve Funds

July 11th, 2017|

Unfortunately, many aging condominiums lack adequate financial reserves. It is essential to building up reserve funds to plan for expected and unexpected repairs and maintenance [...]

Why Your HOA Needs Sufficient Cash Reserves

June 29th, 2017|

If you live in a development with a HOA (Homeowners’ Association) you usually pay a fee to help it keep up with maintenance where you [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Reserve Studies

June 13th, 2017|

It is essential that every group or person responsible for a property conducts a reserve study. A reserve study calculates the potential costs of repairs [...]

If Your Reserve Study Says a Components Remaining Life is 0 Does the Component Have to be Replaced?

June 12th, 2017|

The answer to this question is not a simple yes or no.  Every year associations should review their reserve study and evaluate all components with [...]

Reserve Studies For Condominiums: What You Must Know

May 1st, 2017|

Conducting a reserve study is essential for every homeowner's association. A reserve study consultant provides a vital service for HOAs centered on condominiums. They look [...]

How to Get a Great Reserve Study

April 18th, 2017|

A great reserve study results in a funding plan which meets the National Reserve Study Standards. This means that sufficient funding is available when repairs [...]

6 Reasons a Reserve Study is Important

April 4th, 2017|

What is a reserve study? A reserve study is an analysis of the physical components and the financial status, including long-term planning and funding of [...]

Which Components Belong in the Reserve Study?

March 22nd, 2017|

by Michael Nash The Component List The Reserve Component List forms the basis of every Reserve Study, specifying the scope and schedule of all projected [...]

How Often Should You Update Your Reserve Study?

March 7th, 2017|

It’s important that your Homeowners’ Association has a reserve fund which is being adequately contributed to. But, as the condition of your common interest property [...]

How a Reserve Study Protects Homeowner Value

February 17th, 2017|

A reserve study protects the value of your property in several ways. A San Diego reserve study predicts maintenance to common areas in an Association [...]

Construction Defect Funds and Reserve Studies

February 13th, 2017|

Many associations want to know if they receive a settlement from construction defect litigation how will the affect their reserve study.  This all depends on [...]

The Cost of a Reserve Study

February 7th, 2017|

The cost of a reserve study is typically very small when you consider the annual budget of an association and the cost of maintaining their [...]