2015 January
Focus on... Management

Management Hiring New Management
2015 January Hiring New Management

There is an old saying that claims, “The more things change, the more they stay the same,” and that is not a happy thought for a board of directors or an association looking to change property management firms. The turmoil of replacing a m…

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The New Jersey Cooperator’s Condo, HOA & Co-op Expo
2015 January The New Jersey Cooperator’s Condo, HOA & Co-op Expo

The Expo, now in its 8th year of providing information and networking opportunities to board members, property managers and real estate professionals, will return to the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus on Saturday, May 9 from 10 a.m. t…

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Management Mastering Management
2015 January Mastering Management

IIndividual commitment to a group effort; that's what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. Legendary Green Bay Packers football coach Vince Lombardi left condo boards and managers off his short list…

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Management Get Smart
2015 January Get Smart

The most successful property managers realize they don't know everything. To achieve an optimal level of efficiency in the workplace, a manager must stay abreast of current legal developments, evolving building technology, and fresh commun…

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Management It's Tough Out There
2015 January It's Tough Out There

As the condo and HOA market continues to heal after the setback it experienced during the most recent financial crisis, many management firms and independent property managers are looking for ways to distinguish themselves from their colle…

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Q&A Q&A: Management Company Ineffective
2015 January Q&A: Management Company Ineffective

Q I live in a condo in North Bergen. I have brought several issues up to the management and board's attention for the past three years, and spent two years on the board before removing myself due to the frustration of dealing with our par…

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Q&A Q&A: Is a Contractor’s License Always Required?
2015 January Q&A: Is a Contractor’s License Always Required?

I serve on the board of a condominium in New Jersey that is currently undergoing renovations. There are 336 units in the development and I’d like to know if contractors need to be registered with the state if they are doing any residential…

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