Reading and understanding the documents is fundamental to managing the community. It is vital for owners to have a fundamental understanding of what their responsibilities are in order to have the best opportunity to enjoy their community.
Mind you, every owner wants the rules enforced for their neighbors, but tend to be offended when they are asked to comply with their association rules.
After we have provided the board with all of the necessary information, it is their job to determine what is best for their community.
Fundamentally, the community may be very much the same as when you started, but you are feeling burned out, underappreciated, unchallenged or just need a change of scenery.
Property managers really do want to help you resolve issues.
There is an old saying, familiarity breeds contempt. I say familiarity breeds more familiarity!
Tanoa Lynne Poirier is the Managing Principal at Poirier Enterprises Inc., specializing in the management of community associations, commercial and investment properties, and individual residences in South Florida.
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