Join us every episode and together we’ll explore how to survive and thrive in the dizzying world of HOAs.

EP19: Florida Condo Collapse and Liability Concerns - In this episode, we’ll discuss the condo collapse of Champlain Towers South that happened in Florida on June 24th, 2021 and reflect on what we know so far about the cause, what we expect to happen from both an insurance and liability standpoint to the owners and board members, and what lessons we can take from this terrible tragedy in regard to our own communities.

 

Recent Episodes


EP19: Florida Condo Collapse and Liability Concerns - In this episode, we’ll discuss the condo collapse of Champlain Towers South that happened in Florida on June 24th, 2021 and reflect on what we know so far about the cause, what we expect to happen from both an insurance and liability standpoint to the owners and board members, and what lessons we can take from this terrible tragedy in regard to our own communities.
EP18: Board Violations - In this episode, we’ll discuss what happens when boards of directors violate homeowner association laws or the governing documents.
EP17: Social Engineering Fraud, the Next Biggest Threat to CIDs? - In this episode, we’ll discuss Social Engineering risk as it pertains to Common Interest Developments.
EP16: Amending and Restating Governing Documents - In this episode, we’ll discuss Amending and Restating Governing Documents.
EP15: The Civil Rights Movement and Its Impact on Community Associations - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss the Civil Rights Movement and its impact on community associations.
EP14: Fiduciary Duty and the Business Judgment Rule - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss Fiduciary Duty & the Business Judgment Rule.
EP13: Insurance and Liability Concerns When Hiring Business Partners - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss insurance and liability concerns around hiring business partners to service your community.
EP12: How to Collect the Money Owed - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss Collections and how your community can best go about getting the money that you're owed.
EP11: Why Every Community Needs Workers’ Comp Coverage - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss why every community association needs Workers' Compensation.
EP10: Restoration Wisdom for HOAs - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss what happens - or what should happen - in the immediate aftermath of a fire, water loss, earthquake, etc., and what you can do NOW to be better prepared to bounce back more quickly after one of these disasters.
EP9: What You Need to Know About Reserve Studies - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we'll discuss Reserve Studies. What are they, why are they, how do they work, and what do you need to know most about them.
EP8: The Balcony Bill - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss SB 326, commonly referred to as The Balcony Bill.
EP7: Earthquake Insurance: Why Do Rates Continue to Rise, When We Haven’t Had a Major Earthquake? - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we'll discuss how an insurance carrier rates an earthquake risk and how reinsurance works.
EP6: When to Tender Claims to the Insurance Carrier - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss tendering insurance claims for your association, including when you should tender losses to the carrier for various lines of coverage.
EP5: Wildfires and How They Affect the Insurance Market - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss wildfires and the impact they have on the property insurance market.
EP4: Successful Rules Enforcement During Challenging Times - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss successful rules enforcement during challenging times.
EP3: Water Damage Claims in Your Condo Association - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss Water Damage Claims in condominium associations. Whose responsibility are they, and how can you protect the association’s Loss History.
EP2: Into the Deep End: Opening HOA Amenities in a Pandemic - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss how and when to open up your HOA Amenities in the midst of a pandemic.
EP1: Understanding the Davis-Stirling Act - DESCRIPTION: In this episode, we’ll discuss the evolution of the Davis-Stirling Act and other fundamental concerns for HOAs.