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  • Committee_Volunteer

    Calling all Volunteers! Join a Committee in 2018

    Aug 31, 2017 11:06 AM

    Take Your Membership to the Next Level: Join a CAI Committee in 2018 As a volunteer driven organization, CAI is only as strong and successful as our members make it. CAI’s volunteers are the driving force behind our success and our ability t...

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  • NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR ANNUAL AWARDS

    Aug 30, 2017 11:35 AM

    Every year, CAI recognizes our best and brightest members with the CAI Annual Awards. Help us identify those members who are most worthy of recognition for their accomplishments and contributions in 2017 by making nominations for our Annual Awards.

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    CAI Helps to Overturn Errors in HOA Case

    Aug 29, 2017 03:33 PM

    On May 25, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued rulings in the case of Starling v. Lake Meade Property Owners Association, reversing a decision of the Pennsylvania Superior Court and reconfirming a community association’s ownership of and authority over key parts of its common facilities.

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    No Right to Withhold Assessment Payments

    Aug 25, 2017 05:13 PM

    Unit owners occasionally threaten to “escrow” assessments, and wrongfully assume that if they are not satisfied with the board’s maintenance, repair, replacement, governance, management, or operation of the association, they are entitled to simply withhold assessment payments, similar to what may be permissible pursuant to landlord-tenant law.

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  • CAI thanks our Charity Bowling Sponsors

    Aug 15, 2017 09:24 AM

    CAI thanks the sponsors of our 2017 Charity Bowling Tournament. All proceeds from this event will be donated to Covenant House.

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  • Podcast: What You Need to Know About Community Association Governing Documents

    Aug 11, 2017 02:44 PM

    In this episode of Community Matters podcast, we discuss the documents that every community association in Pennsylvania is governed by, including the Declaration of Covenants, the bylaws of the association and rules and regulations. We discuss the hierarc

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  • Gold Star Awards: A Chance to Celebrate Your Success

    Jul 31, 2017 09:17 AM

    If you manage a community that has a financially sound budget, has completed a Reserve Study within the past 5 years, is funding their reserves according to recommendations, and treats all residents as stakeholders in the community - we want you!

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  • Podcast: The Top 5 Directors & Officers Liability Issues and How to Avoid Claims

    Jul 27, 2017 02:48 PM

    In this episode of Community Matters podcast, Angela Costigan, Esq., with the Law Firm of Costigan & Costigan addresses the most frequently litigated Directors and Officers Liability issues, and offers tips on how to avoid claims on these issues

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  • Podcast: Medical Marijuana's Impact on Community Associations

    Jul 13, 2017 02:57 PM

    Community associations have long dealt with the issue of cigarette and other types of smoking, but does medical marijuana require new ways of thinking for community association managers and elected leaders?​

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  • Podcast: Records Retention for Community Associations

    Jun 27, 2017 02:59 PM

    One of the questions we often get from condominium and homeowner association volunteer leaders and property managers has to do with records retention. That will be the focus for this episode of CAI’s podcast – we’ll be talking about documents such as financial records, tax returns, audits, meeting minutes, board resolutions, among others. How long should these documents be kept and stored, and where?

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