Blog 2018-03-01T14:56:50+00:00

News You can Use

White papers, reports and other data compiled especially for homeowner and community associations. Click on a title to read the story.

Having a prescription does not mean escaping no smoking rules

With medical marijuana dispensaries rolling out across the state, property managers and condo association are fielding growing complaints about smoking "weed." However, if an ass [...]

State approves capital improvement funds for schools, roads, airport, prison and other projects

One sign of an improved economy: increased public capital improvement projects. Central Maui is scheduled receive $83.26 million in state funds for capital improvement projects. [...]

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DCCA Requires All Condo Properties Over 5 Units to be Registered

We wanted to pass along this often overlooked regulation (especially among smaller complexes) from the Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Real Estate Division: Co [...]

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Bring life, fragrance and function to your lanai with a garden

Landscaping brings life to any home. You can still achieve the design and emotional benefits plants bring, even if your outdoor space is limited to a small hard-surface area. If [...]

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Considering an HOA Board Position? Here Are Some Quick Tips

There is a greater sense of involvement when you serve on your homeowners association (HOA) or condo board of directors. Just make sure you are ready for the responsibility.   He [...]

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Condo and Homeowner Associations Must File GET Returns or Pay the Price

There are different types of nonprofits, including homeowner and condominium associations. However, not all nonprofits are the same when it comes to tax deductions and tax liabil [...]

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Condominium complexes sued over shoreline access

Maui News, Jan. 20: Three West Maui condominium complexes are being sued individually over shoreline access issues in 2nd Circuit Environmental Court by two environmental groups [...]

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