An In-depth Look at Reserve Funds

An In-depth Look at Reserve Funds Reserve Study Terminology Richard Thompson, President Association of Professional Reserve Analysts COMPONENT: The elements which form the foundation for the reserve study. Reserve components consist of those that are maintained and repaired by the association. COMPONENT INVENTORY: The task of identifying and measuring reserve components by visual observation, review…

Manager’s Report

Manager’s Report Whoever heard of such a thing? That a manager should inspect the trusses of a clubhouse roof or that a manager should know the condition of the trusses before its purchase by the association? Are you kidding? And you are going to sue me because the roof caved in, and you think it’s…

Top 10 Metros with Highest Occupancy Rates

Top 10 Metros with Highest Occupancy Rates Occupancy outlooks are sunny in Florida markets this year, according to a newly released report. Three metro areas in the Sunshine State have occupancies greater than 95 percent, according to Axiometrics.  Naples, Fla. has 97.5 percent occupancy and leads the country’s top 90 largest metro areas.  North Port,…