How Your Community Can Attract the Next Wave of Young Professionals

How Your Community Can Attract the Next Wave of Young Professionals

According to a study conducted by Millennial Matter, 75 percent of millennials in America say they are willing to consider a move to a new city. Even more surprising, 19 percent say they are willing to move within the next year and 44 percent in the next five years. Often targeted as the most attractive … Continue reading “How Your Community Can Attract the Next Wave of Young Professionals”

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Anonymous | Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | HOA, Property Management |

Implementing a COVID-19 Mitigation Strategy in Your Community

As Florida enters Full Phase 1 of its plan to reopen after the spread of COVID-19, communities across the Tampa Bay area will be responsible for monitoring the health of residents in their community and ensuring they meet these new guidelines. As the health and safety requirements in all communities across the nation can potentially … Continue reading “Implementing a COVID-19 Mitigation Strategy in Your Community”

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Anonymous | Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | Property Management |

What the Pandemic Has Taught Communities Around the World

Amidst a global pandemic, every type of industry has had to adapt their existing operations to meet the current needs of their clientele. The same can be said for property management companies in every community around the globe. Although we have yet to completely stop the spread of COVID-19, this unique and challenging experience has … Continue reading “What the Pandemic Has Taught Communities Around the World”

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Anonymous | Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | Property Management |

New Laws Your HOA Need to Know About for the Summer of 2020

Entering into the summer of 2020, a lot has happened in the world of property management, with new laws and regulations being passed on an almost daily basis due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Tampa HOA management companies must stay up to date on the latest developments in their community and notify their … Continue reading “New Laws Your HOA Need to Know About for the Summer of 2020”

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Anonymous | Monday, April 27th, 2020 | HOA |

What Are the Hardest Things About Managing a Condominium?

Managing a condominium complex is not easy. If not managed properly, the daily requirements and responsibilities of running a condo association will quickly overwhelm any inexperienced board member. There are countless variables to account for when trying to successfully manage dozens of people’s finances and maintenance requests. Providing your tenants with a transparent line of … Continue reading “What Are the Hardest Things About Managing a Condominium?”

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Anonymous | Monday, April 27th, 2020 | Property Management |

How To Ensure Accurate Bookkeeping In Your Condo

Maintaining a condominium’s budget and its residents’ payments is a very demanding task. All too often, substandard Tampa condo management companies are unable to handle the complex bookkeeping demands required by a condo complex. Mismanaging funds can have disastrous consequences, including your residents being improperly charged and your condo facilities being neglected due to an … Continue reading “How To Ensure Accurate Bookkeeping In Your Condo”

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Anonymous | Monday, April 27th, 2020 | HOA, Property Management |

Dealing with a Bad Condo Management Company?

If your condo management company has been consistently disappointing you, or you have received more frequent complaints from tenants over time, it may be time to consider whether or not you are dealing with a bad condo management company. In this article, we’ll discuss the red flags for bad St. Petersburg condo management companies and … Continue reading “Dealing with a Bad Condo Management Company?”

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Anonymous | Monday, April 27th, 2020 | Property Management |

How to Properly Handle Disputes in Your Community

Under the Condominium Act, or Chapter 718 in Florida Statutes (F.S.), condominium unit owners have the right to receive notice of, attend, and speak at board, committee, and annual meetings subject to reasonable restrictions. For a condominium association to be successful, unit owners must serve in active leadership positions on the board and its committees, … Continue reading “How to Properly Handle Disputes in Your Community”

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Anonymous | Friday, March 27th, 2020 | Property Management |

Gearing Up for the Spring Season in Your HOA

Spring has sprung! Now is a great time to start thinking ahead and making sure your homeowner association (HOA) is prepared for the season. With considerably warmer weather and longer days ahead, it’s important for HOA boards to ensure that their community is well-maintained and ready for the spring season. Below, we discuss several ways … Continue reading “Gearing Up for the Spring Season in Your HOA”

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Anonymous | Friday, March 27th, 2020 | HOA |

Coronavirus: Important Considerations for Condominiums

Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has resulted in the declaration of a state of emergency in the State of Florida, City of Tampa, and Hillsborough County. Florida is just one of forty-eight U.S. states to have declared a state of emergency in response to the coronavirus outbreak in order to reduce the rate of infection. … Continue reading “Coronavirus: Important Considerations for Condominiums”

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Anonymous | Friday, March 27th, 2020 | Property Management |

How to Keep Your Condominium Community Attractive to Potential Tenants & Investors

If you want your condominium complex to truly prosper, there are two main groups of people to appeal to: those seeking to live in the condo, and those looking to rent them out as an investment. While short-term rentals (like Airbnb) are an unfortunate reality of condo communities, there are special considerations that should be … Continue reading “How to Keep Your Condominium Community Attractive to Potential Tenants & Investors”

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Anonymous | Monday, February 17th, 2020 | Property Management |

How Bad Condo Management Companies Affect Residents

With a new decade upon us, we thought we’d lay out all the things condo boards need to know about condominium management services, specifically how these services can impact the lives of residents. A condo board’s number one priority should be to make sure that their residents’ needs are looked after. Unfortunately, not all management … Continue reading “How Bad Condo Management Companies Affect Residents”

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Anonymous | Monday, February 17th, 2020 | Property Management |

Tips to Boost Attendance for HOA Events

An association’s number one goal is to keep their community happy. A great way to foster the communal spirit is to hold events where residents can interact in various ways. However, choosing what kind of events to hold can be a challenge, almost as challenging as getting people to attend.  Below, we discuss several key … Continue reading “Tips to Boost Attendance for HOA Events”

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Anonymous | Monday, February 17th, 2020 | HOA |

3 Consequences of Choosing the Wrong Property Management Company

Managing a property yourself can be exhausting and time consuming, which is why many associations decide to hire a property management company. However, if you don’t conduct the proper research, you might end up hiring a company that makes things far more complicated than they need to be.  In this article, we are going over … Continue reading “3 Consequences of Choosing the Wrong Property Management Company”

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Anonymous | Monday, February 17th, 2020 | Property Management |

What’s the Perfect Number of Board Members for an HOA or Condominium Association?

Running a community is no easy task. There’s collecting dues, conducting meetings, and overseeing accounting to think about, not to mention fielding the endless stream of complaints and requests from residents. It’s a lot of hard work, which is why homeowners associations (HOAs) and condominium associations should have the optimal amount of board members to … Continue reading “What’s the Perfect Number of Board Members for an HOA or Condominium Association?”

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Anonymous | Friday, January 17th, 2020 | HOA |

Is Your Community Trending Towards Smart Technology in 2020?

As we enter 2020, St. Petersburg condo management companies, like Wise Property Management, Inc., are prepared to take on the New Year. Whether you’re part of a small condominium association or a master-class community, your property deserves the best management service in Tampa Bay. In this article, Wise will discuss a few technology trends to … Continue reading “Is Your Community Trending Towards Smart Technology in 2020?”

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Anonymous | Friday, January 17th, 2020 | Property Management |

3 Reasons Why Managing a Condominium Complex Yourself Is a Bad Idea

You may think you can keep your condominium complex running smoothly with a few close-knit friends within the community. However, as rewarding as this may be, it can prove to be a much more daunting undertaking than you initially planned for. Below we highlight several reasons why hiring a Tampa association management company isn’t just … Continue reading “3 Reasons Why Managing a Condominium Complex Yourself Is a Bad Idea”

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Anonymous | Friday, January 17th, 2020 | HOA |

3 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Condominium Association

It’s that time of year again when people across the world try to change their ways for the better. Change isn’t just new and exciting, for certain industries, it’s downright necessary. For property managers, New Year’s resolutions should primarily revolve around organization and efficiency. Below, we highlight several New Year’s resolutions for your community that … Continue reading “3 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Condominium Association”

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Anonymous | Friday, January 17th, 2020 | Property Management |

Utilizing Technology for Excellent Property Management Services

Whether it’s Tampa, Clearwater, or St. Petersburg condominium management services, at Wise Property Management, Inc., we’re committed to providing Tampa Bay communities with the best property management services. One way we do this is by utilizing the newest and best property management technologies to create solutions for our clients and improve resident experiences.  When you … Continue reading “Utilizing Technology for Excellent Property Management Services”

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Anonymous | Friday, December 13th, 2019 | HOA |

How to Avoid Administering Illegal Condo Association Fees

Fees are a way for condo associations to recover costs on background checks, credit reports, and other essential services that help ensure that new residents are a perfect addition to the community. However, condominium associations that are overzealous with fees may end up losing not only residents but lawsuits as well.  In this editorial, we … Continue reading “How to Avoid Administering Illegal Condo Association Fees”

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Anonymous | Friday, December 13th, 2019 | Property Management |