As the professional backbone of homeowners associations and condominium communities, community managers have a special set of skills and expertise that are essential to successful operations and governance. International Community Association Managers Day is dedicated to them.
Creating community spirit and building neighborly connections is a long-standing attribute of community associations. One community in Northern Virginia is taking a simple, old-school approach that’s proving to be a recipe for success: a block party trailer that is stocked with tables, tents, and drink tubs as well as a karaoke machine, sound speaker, sports equipment, and throwback games including hula hoops, a giant Connect 4, kickball, and dodgeball.
During CEO Tom Skiba’s 20-year tenure, CAI has more than doubled its membership, increased its network of chapters and legislative action committees, launched its online education offerings, and expanded its reach internationally.
Ritz-Carlton hotels are known for their flawless customer service, an experience that is replicated for those living at the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Philadelphia.
A nice lawn requires time, money, and plenty of water—not to mention pesticides, herbicides, and chemical fertilizers. During a historic drought, many community associations are pulling up grass and installing more sustainable landscaping.