Phoenix HOA Management

April 2015

Managing Records Requests in Arizona

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 April 30th, 2015|Categories: Phoenix HOA Management|

Every HOA will receive a request for records at some point, and in Arizona it’s important to understand state regulation to ensure you’re responding to requests properly. Managing these requests can be tedious, especially for someone who is unfamiliar for the process. But it’s also something that a good HOA management company can handle for [...]

Stay in the Loop – Weekly Updates

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 April 13th, 2015|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management, Why Spectrum|

    Why Spectrum: We don't like to toot our own horn and that is not the purpose of this blog. This blog is to provide valuable information to homeowners and board members in HOA communities. So why are we doing the "Why Spectrum" series? We've had several requests for information that clearly explains what's [...]

March 2015

Why Your HOA Should Contribute to Reserves

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management|

HOA boards and committees have to think about not only its community’s residents, but also its finances, taking care of day-to-day management and having to think ahead incase of unforeseen circumstances. With that being said, each year the committee sets up the community’s operating budget that deals with things like insurance premiums, utility bills, management [...]

How to Create A Sense Of Community In Your HOA

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management|

Many homeowners don’t feel a sense of community in their Neighborhoods or see the value their HOA provides. They know have to pay extra money on top of their mortgage to the community, but what value do they receive? This confusion and sense of isolation doesn’t have to exist in your community if your board [...]

August 2014

How you Can Deal with Heavy Weather in Arizona

By | 2014-08-22T12:27:07+00:00 August 21st, 2014|Categories: Phoenix HOA Management|Tags: , , |

Lately, Arizona hasn’t had too much difficulty getting itself into the national spotlight; that much is certainly a given. But, while normally it’s some sort of scandal that has the hash tag wars rearing their ugly heads, this week’s “trending topic” for Arizonans happens to be the influx of heavy storms that have taken the [...]

What our Board Members have to Say about our HOA Management Services

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 August 11th, 2014|Categories: Phoenix HOA Management, Videos|

Just in case you needed a few more reasons why Spectrum Association Management offers the best Phoenix HOA management services in Arizona, here are a few of our favorite board members and their opinions on what we have to offer. And don’t forget; everybody in this video is a real life board member, not paid [...]

July 2014

Things to Remember when Buying a Home in a HOA Neighborhood

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 July 31st, 2014|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management|

We’ve already gone over a few things you need to understand when moving into an HOA neighborhood before, but that article dealt more with the financial aspects of moving in. For this HOA realty post, we will be dealing more with the social and rule aspect that many oftentimes forget when purchasing a new home. [...]

How to get Homeowners to Attend HOA Meetings

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 July 25th, 2014|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management|

What do ghost towns, Arizona saunas in the summer, and HOA meetings have in common? If you’re a board member and you hold regular meetings—as you should—you probably already know the answer to this question, and it has nothing to do with the heat; yes, the answer is a distinct emptiness and lack of enthusiasm [...]

HOA Laws, the Board, and Homeowner Struggle

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|Categories: Austin HOA management, Dallas HOA Management, Houston HOA Management, Phoenix HOA Management, San Antonio HOA Management|

  *Remember, HOA and condo laws vary greatly depending on what state or country you live in. This article is mainly dealing with Arizona and Texas.  So, if you live outside of these two states, this advice may not apply to you. Keep that in mind when reading this article. The Bylaws and CC&Rs Grant [...]

The Board’s Powers under the Homestead Protection Act

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 July 14th, 2014|Categories: Phoenix HOA Management|

When discussing the powers of HOAs, one topic often brought up for debate is the right HOAs and boards have to foreclose upon a homeowner's house. Unfortunately, homeowners and inexperienced board members alike are oftentimes not aware of this provision often allowed by state law, or else the specifics are less than obvious. To help [...]