CAM Mash Up: This Week (July 15 - 21)

Posted by Rachel Fox on July 15, 2018

This week's CAM Mash-Up is environmentally friendly with these tips your community's outdoors will be in good hands. Help keep the Earth green and learn some ways to brighten up your neighborhood! From what pollution insurance really is to the most cost effective landscaping. 

As an educated member of the Community Association Management industry, you already know how crucial it is to stay informed and up-to-date on the latest news, trends and happenings within the industry. Each week, we bring together our favorite reads of the week and share them with you! Enjoy the CAM Mash Up and please share it too!

Which Delinquency Personality Are You Dealing With?

Ordinarily Condo and HOA deliquencies are unique situations, but they can still be narrowed into three categories: The Needy, The Greedy and The Seedy. Mitch Drimmer, respected CAM Professional, breaks down these three types of bad seeds in his most recent blog post

But, What is Xeriscaping? 

Often as HOA Manager, we find ourselves looking for new and creative landscaping ideas. Xeriscaping is not only an efficiently beautiful way to decorate flower beds, it also happens to be incredibly environmentally friendly and cost effective.

Let's Negotiate

Businesses have been keeping their prices a secret for years now, often for good reasons. Though, as the industry changes so do the ways business is conducted. This article breaks down the pros and cons to displaying your company's pricing openly.

Protect The Environment and Yourself

"Some property managers advise co-op and condo boards that there’s no such thing as too much insurance coverage." Included in this is pollution or environmental insurance. The main reason I advise boards to buy such a policy is to protect themselves in the event of an oil spill,” the article says. 

More Than Dialing In

HOA meetings are usually held in the common areas within the community, but as the digital age continues to make its mark - virtual meetings are continuously becoming more commonplace. In Virginia, this is even becoming the new normal with more assemblies meeting via virtual means. 

Do You Have Big News This Week? 

If you've got big news that would be relevant to other CAM professionals, please share it with us in the comments below!

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