Who’s in Charge?

Who’s in Charge?

Many community associations hold their annual Board of Directors’ elections in the last quarter of the calendar year.   This means that there may be up to 2-3 months in between when a new Board is elected and January of the next year.   This often leads to confusion...
Insurance Coverage “Checklist”

Insurance Coverage “Checklist”

Budget season is a great time to review the association’s insurance coverage.  Although comprehensive, quality insurance coverage can be a significant expense, it is typically far less expensive than paying out-of-pocket for the litigation expenses and/or damages...
Annual Membership Meeting Cheat-Sheet

Annual Membership Meeting Cheat-Sheet

As fall approaches, many community association managers and Boards of Directors begin preparations for what can be one of the more stressful times of the year in the community association world: annual membership meeting season.   In an effort to make this annual...
“Liability of Tax Sale Purchaser for Payment of Assessments”

“Liability of Tax Sale Purchaser for Payment of Assessments”

Under Georgia law, the purchaser of a property at tax sale owns the property subject to the right of the prior owner or lien-holder of the property to redeem it by paying the past-due taxes plus statutorily required interest and other charges. If the property is...