Management Resources for Community Associations
MHA/CIC Midwest is a membership organization that provides education and resources to managers and board members of owner-occupied multi housing (townhomes, condominiums, cooperatives, and homeowner associations). To learn more about membership, and to join, please visit the membership page.

Risk Management

The following articles appeared in CIC Midwest News. They may be reprinted in your community association newsletter or circulated to your homeowners with the author's name on the article, and the following acknowledgement: "Reprinted with permission from CIC Midwest/Minnesota Multi Housing Association. For more information, go to www.CICMidwest.com"

Background Screening for Maintenance Person? Legal Q & A with Dan Greenstein, Winter 2012, pg.11

Before Disasters Occur – What to Look for in a Restoration Company, Tim Magnuson, ServiceMaster Professional Services, Spring 2012, pg. 25

Best Practices for Managing Homeowner Association Insurance Claims, Angela Wheeler, Marsh & McLennan Agency, Spring 2015, pg. 24

Dealing with Bedbugs in Your Community, Dr. Mohammed El Damir, Adams Pest Control, Summer 2009, pg. 25

Disaster Preparedness, Melissa Shockey, ICC Restoration and Cleaning Services, Winter 2015, pg. 24
Cooking on Balconies, Patios & Decks, Community Association Underwriters of America, Spring 2003, pg. 3
Create an Emergency Plan for Your Association: A Primer for Managers and Boards of Directors, Summer 2006, pg. 24

Fair Housing and Reasonable Accommodations
, Dan Greenstein, Bernick, Lifson, Greenstein, Greene & Liszt, Fall 2009, pg. 11
Fire Prevention and Restoration, Darby Bitzan, ServiceMaster Cleaning & Restoration, Spring 2009, pg. 15

Fire Prevention for Your Homeowners, Becki White, Minnesota State Fire Marshall Division, Spring 2014, pg. 25

How to Make an Insurance Claim, Edward Beckmann, Esq., Hellmuth & Johnson, Fall 2015, pg. 15

Meth Lab Remediation Procedures for Condominiums and Townhome Associations, Dan Greenstein, Bernick, Lifson, Greenstein, Greene, & Liszt, Fall 2009, pg. 29
Mold Resolution, Stephen Marcus, Marcus Errico Emmer & Brooks, P.C., Spring 2004, pg. 23

Prepare for Storm Season: What Minnesota Homeowners Need to Know, Matt Olson and Jennifer Sorensen, Minnesota Exteriors, Inc, Spring 2013, pg. 15

Preventing Water Damage by Monitoring Utility Shut-Offs, Dea Price, ACCAM, New Concepts Management, Fall 2009, pg. 27

Protecting Other People’s Personal Information, Tony Karels, Rental History Reports, Winter 2014, pg. 20

Protecting the Association’s Cash from Theft, Sarah Fjellanger, RJF, A Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company, Spring 2012, pg. 11

Secure Mail for Associations, Deborah Vogel, Cities Management, Spring 2004, pg. 11
Slip and Trip Prevention, Winter 2007, pg. 23

Trust, but Verify: Association Project Contractor Insurance Verification, Fost Choles, American Family Insurance, Summer 2013, pg. 20

Understanding Insurance Appraisals – What to Do When There’s a Disagreement about the Value of the Loss, J. Robert Keena, Esq., Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC, Summer 2014, pg. 15

Warning Signs on Your Property, Nathan J. Knoernschild, Esq., Thomsen & Nybeck, Spring 2013, pg. 13

Workman’s Comp for Cleaning Lady?, Legal Q & A with Dan Greenstein, Winter 2012, pg. 11

Writing a Privacy Policy for Your Homeowners Association
, Jeffrey C. O’Brien, Lommen Abdo Cole King & Stageberg, P.A., Winter 2014, pg. 24

Copyright © 2019 The Minnesota Multi Housing Association | Privacy Statement | Terms Of Use
Powered by eNOAH