Monthly Archives: February 2017

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How a Reserve Study Protects Homeowner Value

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 governed community. It is a financial plan that ensures all property owners make equal contributions to the upkeep. Curb appeal Curb appeal is always important in maintaining property value. A [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Reserve Study|Comments Off on How a Reserve Study Protects Homeowner Value

Construction Defect Funds and Reserve Studies

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 what components are included in the construction defect settlement.  If the components are common area components that are included in their reserve study this could affect their reserve study and [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Reserve Study|Comments Off on Construction Defect Funds and Reserve Studies

The Cost of a Reserve Study

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 reserve components.  An average townhouse condo association of 100 units could have an annual budget of $500,000 and reserve components who’s repair and replacement cost are between $750,000 and $1,500,000. [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Reserve Study|Comments Off on The Cost of a Reserve Study