CIC Info Bytes are frequent, succinct updates that provide educational and engagement opportunities to help your common interest community (CIC) thrive! COAs, HOAs, Co-Ops, and everything in between.
VIEW newsletters using the links below. Subscribe (FREE!) to receive CIC Info Bytes updates by email.
Subscribers can ask questions directly to their peer listserv:
Homeowners | Volunteer Leaders | Managers & Management Companies | Vendors
👾Enforcement | 😻 Pets |🏡Housing | 💡Energy |💵 Finance | ⚖ Governance & Legislation
🏦Bank Failures | ⚖ Deferred Governance | 🏡Housing Affordability |❗Monetary Policy
🏡Forced Selling | 💵 Keep Money OUT of the Bank | 👁 Forced Nudity | ⚖ Governance Matters
Fraud | 40yr Pain $$$ | Housing 🏡 | Dollar$ & $ense 💵 | Governance Matters & Legislation ⚖
Architectural Discretion | Housing 🏡 | Dollar$ & $ense 💵 | Legislation | Governance Matters ⚖
BLOG: The Myth of Full Funding | Housing 🏡 | Dollar$ & $ense 💵
Survey Results | Opt-In | Masking 😷 | Excommunication ☠ | Housing 🏡| Dollar$ & $ense 💵
Packages 🎁 | Housing, Housing, Housing! 🏡 | Mug Shots 🤯 | Fiscal Responsibility 💸
Gobble Gobble!🦃 | HOAs Dominate New Housing💻 | Exploding Heads 🤯 | Plan for Yield 💰
Budget Season Dollar$ and $ense Requirements 💸 | The Lost Souls of Ukraine🧨
Reserve Study + Reserve Funds 🖩| Inflation's Financial Frenzy 💰 | Ukraine Under Siege 🧨
BLOG: Know Your Business: You MUST Go Beyond 'the Basics' | $Crunch💰| Governance Matters ⚖
Staff Compensation Survey Results 🖊 | Carbon Monoxide 🚒🚨 | Financial Turmoil 💰
Global Financial System Pressure 🦈| Governance (AGAIN!) 📖 | $urvey LAST CALL 🖊
BLOG: Down to Earth... | Fed Policy 💰| Governance Hierarchy 📖 | '22 Compensation $urvey 🖊
CIC Staff Compensation Survey🖊 | Housing 🏡 | Fire Safety 🔥| Monetary Policy | Nominations
Federal and State Statute Lookup ⛯ | $URVEY! | Updated Publications 📰| Rates 💰| Help❗
Inflation Reduction Act 💸| Financial Education 💰| Article of the Week 📰 | COVID-19 💉
Fair Housing | ADA | Reserve Resources | Inflation | Governance Matters | Illicit Communication
BLOG: What to Do: When Things go Askew | Record Inspection | 2022 Reserve Survey Results
Unit Resale / Resale Certificates, Model Oath of Office, 75bps Rate Increase, Board FAIL & more
Collection$, WA CIC Database, Inflation & investing updates, Governance Matters, Tea Party?!
Inflation Insights: Are Your Reserve Funds Dying in the Bank?, Governance Matters: Ducks & more
BLOG: Principal Guaranteed Securities: Are you Trading Convenience for Yield? & more!
Looking Back: The First Half of 2022: 7 Blogs and 24 Info Bytes!, Board Compensation, VFOTW
2022 Reserve Questionnaire, CIC Volunteer Feat of the Week!, Governance Burden, Discussion
BLOG: CIC Candid Interview: Community Association Manager Insights + Governance Matters
BLOG: DOLLAR$ and SEN$E, Education & Research Survey Results, News, Discussion & more!
Education & Research Survey, CRITICAL Reminder: WA State CICs, State Statute Database +++
Education & Research Survey, The Ultimate Challenge: TLDR, Help Wanted and Discussion
Settlement in the Surfside Collapse, Volunteering, Enforcement, Dialogue and more!
What Are CICs?!?, NEW Discussion Feature!, CIC Calendar, 8 Commandments for Rules & more!
BLOG: KNOW Your Experts, They Might be YOUR NEIGHBORS, Management Toolkit & more!
Model Management Contract, CIC Staffing Survey, EV Charging, HOAs Lock Out Investors +
BLOG: There's Only ONE Sandbox, CIC Staffing Survey, Resource Updates
BLOG: START Serving Your Community, Resource Updates, Governance Matters
Model Management Contract and Exchange Highlights
Multi-Family Residential Property Security Expert Session, Decision-Making 101, Pigeons & more!
BLOG: GREAT EXPECTATIONS!: What to Expect from your Management Company and much more!
Support the people of Ukraine, Volunteer Involvement Survey, Lender Requirements and more
Volunteer Involvement Survey, Reserve Study Tools, Second Hand Smoke, Governance Matters++
Document Management Survey, Parliamentary Procedure, Communication, Timely Financials ++
Decision-Making 101, Fair Housing, Document Management Survey, Fines and Financials
Common Interest Community Governance / Responsibility Matrix, CAI Exchange, Governance Matters
A flurry of interesting CAI Exchange topics!
NEW: Example Satisfaction Survey, Portal Comparison, WSCAI Journal Articles, Survey Results
NEW: Resource Pages + Surveys
BLOG: Always Ask "WHY?": Are Empathy and Reason YOUR Stars and Stripes?
2022 Condo Questionnaire + Governance Matters: Assoc. Managers Aren't Debt Collectors!
Disaster Assistance Equity Act + Governance Matters
Meetings, Condo Sales Data, CAI Manager Code of Ethics, Governance Matters
Vendor Lists, Listening to our Homeowners, Holiday Guide, Diversity Resources, 2020 Statistics
Governance Matters: Associations Need Accurate Records to Prevail in Collection Proceedings
Disclosure Requirements + Articles about Infrastructure, Reserves and Contractors
Need some practical advice to understand a project?
Want a jump start to reinvigorate your governing documents?
Interested in gauging owner and resident satisfaction or increasing engagement?
Does service delivery from your management company meet all your expectations?