Tips

June 2016

Xeriscaping and Your Texas HOA

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:16+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: Tips|

When you hear the word “xeriscaping,” does it evoke images in your mind of endless gravel, rocks, and cacti? Well, if you’re like most people, this is probably how you tend to view xeriscaping and it may seem less-than-appealing to you as your choice of landscaping. Don’t be too fast to rule it out of [...]

May 2015

HOA Crime Prevention

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:19+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Categories: Tips|

Safety is one of the most important aspects of having a neighborhood that homeowners want to be a part of. Keeping crime and vandalism rates low or nonexistent should be a top priority for any HOA board, but accomplishing this may be more difficult in some neighborhoods than others. No matter the specific needs of [...]

April 2015

Check out your HOA guidelines on grills!

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 April 24th, 2015|Categories: Tips|

When the sun comes out to play, it is natural to crave delicious barbeque! As you prepare for the summer months, take some time to review your HOA’s policies on grilling. Depending on the type of homes in your area (condo, townhouse, patio home, etc.), HOA policy may restrict grilling based on building and fire [...]

Six ways to maintain curb appeal in your neighborhood

By | 2017-04-11T11:34:20+00:00 April 21st, 2015|Categories: Tips|

Neighborhoods with plenty of curb appeal tend to maintain property values better. Surprised? No, we didn’t think you would be. While it is obvious that well-kept homes, yards, and common areas help neighborhoods stay desirable, it’s hard work keeping neighborhoods in like-new condition! Here are six tips to help you get started! 1. Tidy up! [...]