Rentals in Condo Associations

Your host Bonnie Davis is joined by Donna Jones White of Santa Fe Vacation Rentals, and Javier Delgado, attorney with Carpenter, Hazlewood, Delgado, and Bolen for a discussion on rental agents and community managers working together as well as understanding your governing documents when it comes to rentals. In addition, Vince Marciano of ADV Insurance delivers his monthly insurance […]

Condominium and HOA Community Safety

Your host Bonnie Davis is joined by Officer William Cordova of the Santa Fe Police Department’s community relations division, and Javier Delgado, attorney with Carpenter, Hazlewood, Delgado, and Bolen. They discuss what legal obligations, if any, Boards have to keep residents safe and Officer Cordova shares some highlights from the Neighborhood Watch Manual he authored so residents […]

Condominium Reserve Studies

Your host Bonnie Davis is joined by DJ Vlaming of Association Reserves, and Javier Delgado, attorney with Carpenter, Hazlewood, Delgado, and Bolen. They discuss the process of obtaining a professional reserve study, what it entails, and why it’s important for your association to have as a budgeting tool and to demonstrate fiscal responsibility as well as a […]

Association Budgeting

Host Bonnie Davis is joined by Kevin Brennan, CPA with Swain & Grieco, LLC, and Javier Delgado, attorney with Carpenter, Hazlewood, Delgado, and Bolen.  They delve into the responsibilities of the Board as it pertains to developing an a annual association budget and walk through the process of creating a functional operating budget to frame your association’s […]

Effective Leadership in Small Communities

WestGate Properties’ PCAM Bonnie Davis and ATRE sponsor, Attorney Javier Delgado, discuss some specific challenges small associations face and how to overcome them.  Joel Thomas, Board Member from a small Santa Fe community association will be in the studio to offer his personal experience with leadership in a small community.  In addition, insurance adviser Vince […]

All Things Real Estate Podcast – Directors & Officers Insurance

In this program that aired on 9/8/2013, Tom Simon, Bonnie Davis and SAX Insurance’ Vince Marciano discuss the importance of obtaining the right kind of Directors & Officers Insurance.  Not all policies are the same.  The information contained in this program could save your community a lot of money and heartache if you’re ever sued […]

All Things Real Estate Podcast – Board Member Roles

Listen to this highly informative and relevent dicussion by Tom Simon, PCAM and Bonnie Davis, PCAM, on the roles of the President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary on a condominium or HOA board of directors and what a professional manager does to make their service less stressfull. This is a unique opportunity to hear two […]

Committees: The Farm Team for Condo and HOA Board Members

Just as great baseball players are first groomed in a farm team, community board volunteers are developed and groomed in committees.  Therefore, a board that is concerned about finding quality board volunteers should take the long view and develop a plan that establishes committees that are relevant to the operations of the community.  Often times, […]