Mention the name Melinda Masson and everyone knows she is an industry icon. She is the founder and CEO of The Merit Companies, which included Merit Property Management, Inc., Merit Association Services, Inc., and Merit Rental Management. She was the principle founder of CACM, which 25 years ago began training, recognition and state-specific certification for California Community Managers a first of its kind in the US. She is currently the co-founder and CEO of Scripsense, Inc., an online fundraising program for member-based organizations and non-profits.
El Nino has not been behaving as predicted. Meteorologist’s last fall thought that this years El Nino would be blasting Southern California. Continue reading
Of the 330,000 HOA’s in the USA, currently housing over 67,000,000 people, only 10% or 33,000 are FHA certified. Having your HOA certification makes it easier to buy and sell homes in your community, thus helping your members. There is controversy over Continue reading
You can “break-even” by buying a home in most housing markets in 2 years, but not here in Southern California. Continue reading
If we have an El Nino or not it is imperative to take proactive measures to get the longest life out of your building components and common areas. Here are the major preventive maintenance measures to take this fall: