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Time marches on..... the internet is ever changing....and we need to keep up with it. To that end, I have switched to the Blog for getting new and informative information out to you, as well as an enewsletter (sign up below), but, I will leave this up as an archive and add article links from time to time, but you can also find articles here.

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Date
Title
Type
September 2015
Corporate Status - Is Your Association's Status Suspended?
Article
December 2013
Small Association - The Big Picture - Compliance - Part II
Article
September 2013
Small Association - The Big Picture - Compliance - Part I
Article
September 2013
Wittenberg v. Beachwalk HOA, Case No. S212545 Amicus Letter in Support of Petition for Review
Article
July 2013
The Value of Consensus and Respect in an HOA Board
Article
March 2013
Do Managers Need to Be Licensed to Oversee HOA Contracts?
Article
March 2013
Would You Choose to Go to War - If You Had a Choice?
Article
May 2012
Water Leaks - Start to Finish - revised
Article
March 2011
Earthquake Insurance - To Buy or Not to Buy.....New!
Article
March 2011
Owners Don't Like Surprises!
Article
March 2011
Maintenance Requirements - Lamden - Is it Unraveling
Article
August 2010
Why Do Boards Hide.....
And What Happens When They Do????

Article
August 2010
Email...or Snail Mail?
Article
July 2010
Records Inspections...revised
Article
April 2010
Enforcement, ADR, or IDR? / Breaking the Code
Article
March 2010
Lease Limitation Restrictions in CC&RS -
Are They Legal?

Article
February 2010
FHA News! What's Happening with Condo Loans -
Is Financing in Serious Jeopardy?

Article
February 2010
Who Fixes What in a Condo or Townhome?
Article
February 2009
Code of Conduct Form......or rather....
Commitment to Excellence

Form
October 2008
What Happens When "Idiots" Come to the HOA Meetings?
Article
October 2008
Dealing with Difficult People...Difficult Issues
Article
October 2008
Regulating Human Behavior - Can This Be Done?
Article
October 2008
Is it the Pet...or the Pet Owner That's the Real Problem?
Article
May 2008
Lease Limitation Provisions - What is the California Legislature Doing?
FYI
April 2008
Earthquake Country - Do You Know Where You Live?
FYI
April 2008
What's Not to Love About Your New Condo?
FYI
March 2008
Stop That Infernal Walking...
FYI
February 2008
Special Assessments - Death & Dying
FYI
January 2008
Sticks and Stones?
FYI
April 2008
Why Would Anyone Want to Blog?
Article
October 2007
SB528 (the new agenda bill) signed
Article
October 2007
SB 528 (the new agenda bill) has been signed into law, effective January 1, 2008. What does it mean
FYI
June 2007
Notes on HOA Budgeting - Do you need a cushion? Definitely Yes
FYI
May 2007
Fair Housing Issues
FYI
April 2007
Smoking in HOAs - How Far Can You Go To Prohibit It?

FYI
March 2007
Reserves Disclosure Summary Chart - New Requirements Explained

FYI
March 2007
Apathy - Perhaps the Biggest Problem
HOA Boards Face

Article
March 2007
The New Elections - Can the Principle of
"KISS" be applied?

Article
March 2007
What IFS - The New Election Laws in California
Article
February 2007
New Budget & Reserves Requirements
FYI
January 2007
New Year's Resolutions
FYI
January 2007
Earthquake Insurance - the Mickey Mouse Version
Article
January 2007
Earthquake Insurance - Update
Article
November 2006
For Quandries about Process, Proxies & Potential Problems - (the 4 Ps of Elections)
Article
November 2006
Homeowners Bill of Rights
Be Sure to Read Between the Lines
Article
November 2006
Determining Size of Assessments for CIDs
What Are the Legal Reqirements? Is There a Model?
Article
November 2006
Borrowing from Reserves - How Healthy Is It???
Article
October 2006
Mediation - Dispute Resolution Without Litigation
Article
October 2006
Curriculum Vitae - Related to Mediation Services
Resume
October 2006
SB1560 signed - What Does it mean?
Article
September 2006
Publications Now in PDF Format!
PUBS
September 2006
Inspectors of Elections - Update
Article
September 2006
News and Views on SB1560
Article
April 2006
Records Retention Chart
FYI
April 2006
Stay Out of Trouble - Top Ten Tips for Recordkeeping
Article
April 2006
Surviving Each Other: The Art of Communication
Article
March 2006
Elections for HOAs in California - What You Need to Know
FYI
January 2006
SB61 - Elections, campaigning, Use of Association
Resources - Where is it Going?
FYI
January 2006
Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place -
What is an HOA to do with MEGAN'S LAW?
Article
January 2006
Creative Learning Opportunities
Classes
January 2006
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