Best Practices for Effective HOA Management

Best Practices for Effective HOA Management

When it comes to effective homeowner’s association management, one of the most important things to understand is that every community is a bit different from the next. Because of that, there is no “one size fits all” approach to this type of situation. The unique and individual needs of not just the people who live […]

Communication: The Key to Superior Property Management

Communication: The Key to Superior Property Management

There are multiple facets to exceptional property management, especially the management of condominium communities and community associations. Here is a look at some of those critical elements of property management and why communication is key. Experience and Expertise While finding a good young property management team is possible, you don’t want your community to be […]

What to Expect From Your Property Management Company

What to Expect From Your Property Management Company

If you are a landlord, you know how time-consuming it can be. Owning rental property has been compared to having a second job. Instead of passive income, it’s extra work. But you can reduce most of your landlord responsibilities when you hire a property management company. When you hire a property management company in New […]

Can Using a Property Management Company Save You Money?

Can Using a Property Management Company Save You Money?

Trying to manage an entire condominium or homeowners association on your own can be time-consuming and costly. Still, if you’re under the impression that property management services are expensive, you might also assume that you couldn’t possibly justify this expense. What you might not realize, however, is that there are many ways in which using […]

The Different Types of HOAs

The Different Types of HOAs

The Homeowner Association Understood Homeowners’ associations (HOAs) are nonprofit organizations dedicated to the operation, management, and maintenance of complexes or collectives of homes that might include neighborhoods, residential housing developments, and both condominium and apartment buildings. HOA members typically pay dues on a yearly or monthly basis, and these fees pay for efforts to care […]

Common HOA Problems a Professional Management Company Solves

Common HOA Problems a Professional Management Company Solves

North Point Property Management develops and publishes informative resources for our NH, MA, and ME clients and the neighborhood and communities they serve. A core principle guiding our HOA and condominium service plans is building strong relationships with community board members. This allows us to deliver superior service plans designed for the unique needs of […]

Critical First Year In Planning And Operation Of A Property Association

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The first year is critical in the planning and operation of an association. The following are steps that must be taken immediately to assure a successful start: 1. The board of directors convenes and elects officers. 2. The board selects or reaffirms the existing management company. Whether it is the board itself, an individual or […]

Types Of Property Associations

Types of Property Associations

NorthPoint Property Management’s Condo & Homeowner’s Board Member Handbook outlines four property associations: Condominium Associations: Owning a condominium gives you an undivided interest in property held in common with other owners (common elements) plus a separate interest in a “dwelling unit”. Cooperatives: A cooperative is a corporation or trust that is set up to manage […]

10 Effective Community Association Board Member Practices

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The NorthPoint Property Management’s ‘Condo & Homeowner Board Member Handbook’ outlines the TOP TEN factors in becoming a good community association board member: 1. First, become familiar with the operating documents. Very few owners ever look at the declaration or bylaws, let alone the rules. However, in order to be a competent director, this is the route […]

NorthPoint Property Management One Of 3 Management Companies to Acheive AAMC® Designation in Massachusetts

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North Point Property Management is a client-focused organization serving the needs of condominium associations throughout Massachusetts and New Hampshire. North Point was established with the primary goal of providing a higher standard of management. We strive to accomplish this objective by having a professional staff that exceeds the industry standard in terms of experience, continued […]