5 Habits of Successful Community Association Leaders

It’s not what you say to get elected to the board of your community association. It’s what you do once you’re in charge. Most HOA and community association leaders come in as rookies. They feel a sense of responsibility for their neighborhood and an urgency to defend property values. However, that’s not much preparation for […]

Top Seasonal Threats for Community Associations

As a leader of an HOA or community association, you’re not just thinking about the risks to your home and family. You’re weighing the safety of your neighbors and protecting the value of their property. That puts a whole new spin on seasonal tasks like shoveling sidewalks or getting trick-or-treaters home safely. Most seasonal risks […]

3 Must-Haves for Community Associations

Community associations and HOAs have a lot on their plate: lawns to mow, fees to collect, feuds to tamp down. If they succeed, property values climb and people feel safe. If they fail, property values falter and neighborhood bonds fray. The health of a community association often depends on three critical factors: governing documents, neighborhood […]

Why Cyber Insurance is a Must for Community Associations

Two words explain why community associations and HOAs need cyber insurance — motive and opportunity. Motive — HOAs store valuable private data that may encourage cybercriminals: Full names and addresses Bank account numbers Social Security and driver’s license numbers Makes and models of cars Property values Opportunity — HOA leaders may have limited financial resources, […]

HOAs Make Insurance a Priority

In recent years, homeowners associations, have taken on a much more important role in the U.S. housing market. This fact makes it all the more vital that HOA leaders have the best financial and organizational tools at their disposal. By working with an insurance partner that understands their business on a deeper level, HOAs and […]

How HOA Insurance Can Protect Your Community Association

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 […]