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Atlanta HOA and Condominium Companies and Reserve Studies: Part 2

By |2019-03-25T10:50:08+00:00July 25th, 2013|Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Housing Sales, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Property Management News and Tips, Atlanta Real Estate, Atlanta Real Estate News, Beacon Management Services, Condominium News, Masterplanned Communities, Residential Property|

There are two components of a reserve study—a physical analysis and a financial analysis. During the physical analysis, a reserve provider evaluates information regarding the physical status and repair/replacement cost of the association’s major common area components. To do so, the provider conducts a component inventory, a condition assessment, and life and valuation estimates. A [...]

Atlanta HOA and Condominium Management Companies and Reserves Studies: Part 1

By |2018-12-19T17:18:50+00:00July 24th, 2013|Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Real Estate, Commercial Property, Condominium News, Masterplanned Communities, Residential Property|

Community associations come in all sizes. They vary in age, amenities provided, and maintenance obligations.  Careful planning for future repairs and replacements is not only in the best physical and fiscal interests of the community association, it is required by law in some states. Maintaining a reserve fund not only meets legal, fiduciary and professional [...]

Atlanta Association Management Companies Should Follow These Basic Steps When Writing a Strategic Plan for Their Community

By |2019-03-25T10:50:09+00:00July 23rd, 2013|Atlanta Apartments, Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Condominiums, Atlanta High Rise Condos, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Housing Rebound, Atlanta Housing Sales, Atlanta MultiFamily, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Property Management News and Tips, Atlanta Real Estate, Beacon Management Services, Commercial Property, Condominium News|

 Plan development is the first component of strategic planning. During this stage, the following steps should be completed. 1. Assess the association’s history and significant accomplishments. Develop a history of the association. List important milestones that brought the association to where it is today. In order to help visualize how the association has changed over the [...]

Atlanta Community Association Management Companies Should Know These Basic Convenant Enforcement Terms

By |2019-03-25T10:50:11+00:00July 22nd, 2013|Atlanta Apartments, Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Housing Rebound, Atlanta Real Estate, Atlanta Real Estate News, Beacon Management Services|

At one time or another, many community associations and condominium associations are faced with the task of taking an owner to court to enforce restrictive covenants. While the general rule is that the covenants must be enforced, there are common defenses that an owner can raise to sometimes thwart the enforcement effort of the association. The good [...]

Atlanta Condominium and HOA Management Companies Can Help You Find and Keep Board Members

By |2019-03-25T10:50:11+00:00July 21st, 2013|Atlanta Apartments, Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta High Rise Condos, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Housing Rebound, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Property Management News and Tips, Atlanta Real Estate, Atlanta Real Estate News, Beacon Management Services, Commercial Property, Condominium News, Masterplanned Communities|

Today it is more important than ever to have a well-thought-out succession plan in place for your association’s board of directors.  Your condominium or HOA management company should help craft a succession plan that requires a thoughtful planning process.  It should consider a new board member’s competencies, experience, background, and fits with your existing board. In addition, board [...]

Atlanta Condominium Insurance: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

By |2019-03-25T10:50:12+00:00July 14th, 2013|Atlanta Apartments, Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Property Management News and Tips, Atlanta Real Estate, Beacon Management Services|

Condominium owners should have a definite understanding of the insurance provided by their condominium and what insurance they need to purchase to protect their home.  It’s always a good idea to be prepared before your purchase, so read your condominium documents ahead of time (atleast the section on insurance) and obtain a copy of the [...]

Beacon Management Services Chosen to Manage Atlanta Condominiums

By |2018-12-19T17:08:53+00:00July 13th, 2013|Atlanta Association Management, Atlanta Community Association Management, Atlanta Condominium Management, Atlanta Homeowner Association Management News, Atlanta Housing Market, Atlanta Housing Rebound, Atlanta MultiFamily, Atlanta Property Management, Atlanta Property Management News and Tips, Atlanta Real Estate, Beacon Management Services, Commercial Property, Condominium News|

Beacon Management Services was selected to manage a major, mixed-use development on Peachtree Road in Buckhead.   Built in two phases, the project consists of two condominium towers called The Aramore and The Astoria at the Aramore, street-level restaurants, retail and office space.  Beacon assumed management of the entire development on June 1, 2013.  “We’re delighted to have [...]