First Half 2017 Condo Association Horror Stories

Better Condo Life is dedicated to helping Condo Owners, Board members, and Management have the best Condo experience possible.  Informed and involved Owners, good Board members and engaged Management will lead a great community.  Sometimes, however, Condo Associations face tough times.  These might be anything from construction defects or issues due to negligence or corruption.  Here are the first […]

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The Most Important Condo Association Documents You’re Not Reading

Most Condo Association business is as exciting as watching paint dry.  Unfortunately, this further extends to most Condo Association documents, as well.  The fact that these documents are boring and often intimidating leads most Owners to ignore them.  These same Owners who ignore documents find themselves shocked and upset when suddenly they are on the […]

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Four Condo Association Special Assessment Questions To Determine Project Cost

Having determined the timing of a Special Assessment through your incredible detective skills (powered by http://Bettercondolife.com), the next logical question you’ll want to ask is how much will the Special Assessment cost.  Knowing it’s coming is one thing, but its cost is quite another.  Similar to the previous article, these are Condo Association Special Assessment questions you […]

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Three Condo Association Special Assessment Questions To Determine Project Timing

An informed and involved Owner will often attend monthly Condo Association meetings.  If your Board has been discussing big projects during meetings, you might start to wonder if things are going well or not.  Sometimes work is routine, but other times there might be a rough road ahead.  When a Condo Association Special Assessment is looming, […]

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Three Questions to ask Prospective Condo Association Board Candidates

Condo elections are incredibly important.  New Condo Board members help fight apathy and infuse new energy into Boards.  On the other hand, established veterans who have led the Association for years are critical as well.  Too often, the “campaign” part of Condo elections is overlooked.  Prospective Condo Association Board candidates should be interviewed by Owners […]

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