Community associations are tasked with keeping residential areas well cared for and safe, managing routine maintenance and watching out for the security of the subdivision or building. A homeowners association insurance policy is an important part of fulfilling that responsibility. Though you may be confident that your association’s directors and officers are diligent about fulfilling […]
When you are aware of the greatest risks to your condo association, you can act to protect the investments you and your neighbors have made in your homes.
Although homeowners associations bring many benefits for occupants to share a larger property, they can come with some risks. Brokers and agents writing homeowners association insurance policies should work with these boards of directors to ensure they have implemented the proper policies to accurately assess the potential risks to the HOAs. In addition, it’s crucial to […]
by Joel W. Meskin, Esq., CIRMS, CCAL, MLIS “I didn’t set out to beat the world; I just set out to do my best.” – Al Oerter, four time fold medal winner in the discus throw “Nothing can substitute for hard work.” – Andre Agassi, gold medalist in tennis As my father used to say, […]
by Joel W. Meskin, Esq., CIRMS, CCAL, MLIS Recently, I had the privilege to speak to a lovely group of volunteer board members at a Midwest CAI Chapter seminar. The seminar was entitled: “What’s My Line: Will the Real Community Association Risk Manager Please Stand Up?” The seminar is basically a college level seminar course […]