And They’re Off

Written by: on Wednesday, January, 13th, 2016

  Today marks the first day of the 2016 Colorado Legislative session.  It did not take long for the first bill to be introduced, which will amend a provision of the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act. If passed, HB 16-1005 (the fifth bill introduced into the House) will ban associations from prohibiting the maintenance and [Read More...]

Are You Practicing Transparency In Your Community Association?

Written by: on Friday, December, 11th, 2015

Earlier this week I had the pleasure of presenting for the CAI-RMC HOA Roundtable in Fort Collins, and one of the topics we discussed was transparency.  Lack of transparency continues to be one of the most common complaints against board members and community association managers today. Claims like “the board won’t let me attend a [Read More...]

Amateur Radio Parity Act – Round II

Written by: on Monday, November, 30th, 2015

In a prior blog we notified you of the pending approval of the Amateur Radio Parity Act S. 1685 by the Senate Committee on Commerce, and urged a call to the committee members.  The bill has since passed the committee.  However, some senators have opposed the bill on the basis that it goes a step too far [Read More...]

Planning in Community Associations

Written by: on Tuesday, November, 24th, 2015

We probably all set goals for our community associations, but are they only in response to a short-term agenda for that year? Will they lead to the overall success of the association in years to come? 

Senate Committee to Act on Amateur Radio Parity Act Today

Written by: on Wednesday, November, 18th, 2015

The Senate Commerce Committee is set to address the Amateur Radio Parity Act (S. 1685) today. This bill, as drafted, would have the following impact on community associations: