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ProActive News

  • Shanne Ho

Shanne Ho Discusses Volunteer Board Service

July 6th, 2018|0 Comments

In the most recent issue of Focus, Shanne Ho and Ramona Acosta discuss the role board members play in their associations in the article "Debunking the Myths of Volunteer Board Service". Debunking the Myths

Common Ground March/April 2018

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Common Ground March/April 2018

Read the latest issue of CAI's Magazine for Community Association Leaders: Common Ground July/August 2018

Home Sweet HOA

June 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Home Sweet HOA

For the seventh time in 13 years, Americans living in homeowners associations and condominiums say they're overwhelmingly satisfied in their communities:85% of residents rate their overall community association experience as positive (63%) or neutral (22%).84%

  • Common Ground HOA Magazine May June 2018

Common Ground May/June 2018

May 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Common Ground May/June 2018

Read the latest issue of CAI's Magazine for Community Association Leaders: Common Ground May/June 2018

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Legislative Blog

CAI-CLAC: Update on Bills

SB 721 CAI-CLAC scored a major victory on this bill, which if passed intact would have imposed duplicative and expensive new maintenance standards on balconies, decks and elevated walkways in apartments as well as common

CAI-CLAC: SB 721 Success!

Thank you to everyone who called or contacted their Legislators! Today, CAI-CLAC scored a major victory on SB 721. Senator Hill agreed to amend his bill in the Assembly Business and Professions Committee to delete

Release the FHA Condo Rule

In July 2016, Congress passed the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act (HOTMA) requiring greater access to FHA (Federal Housing Administration) insured condominium unit mortgages for qualified borrowers. Today, fewer condominium homeowners have FHA-insured mortgages

CAI-CLAC: Contact your Assembly Member to Vote No on SB 721

SB 721 would require mandatory inspections and maintenance of walkways, balconies and elevated structures in a multi-residence structure. Associations are non-profit entities governed by a Board of Directors elected by members who are owners of

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