Director of Division of Real Estate Clarifies CAM Record-Retention Requirements and Reciprocity

Written by: on Thursday, January, 14th, 2016

As we all know, the new manager licensing regulations impose a number of requirements on community association managers (“CAM”) and CAM companies. One such regulation, Rule F-1(2), requires the CAM or CAM company to keep and retain a copy of the “documents and association records maintained and produced during the management of the common interest [Read More...]

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...]

Reflecting on 2015, Planning for 2016

Written by: on Tuesday, January, 5th, 2016

As 2015 came to a close, you probably found yourself looking back and reflecting on the year.  I know I looked back on the achievements of HindmanSanchez, including the successful move to our new Lakewood office.  I’m sure numerous community association managers looked back at their successful navigation through the manager licensing process.  Take some [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...]