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How Your HOA Can Effectively Utilize Social Media

If your HOA is utilizing social media to build community and share information, then it's essential that you get off to a good start. Social media platforms are a highly useful tool for keeping everyone in touch and getting the word out about updates, upcoming events, and even weather alerts. We provide some tips below on how you can effectively and safely use social media for your HOA.

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6 Cool, Easy-to-Use Apps for Property Owners

Property owners can now take advantage of cool apps that they can use on their personal computers, tablets, or smartphones. Although these apps do not provide comprehensive tools that your Gassen property management company can, they’re still quite useful for your mobile lifestyle.

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Your Reserve Study: What You May Have Missed

A reserve study is a detailed itemized list of every expenditure you can count on over a long term. An example would be how much you’ll need to spend on landscaping for the next 20 years. Reserve studies are required by law in Minnesota to ensure your property’s funding stability. They keep your HOA or tenants secure while they’re living on your property.

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Social Media Tips for Your Homeowners Association

If your HOA is utilizing social media to build community and share information, then it’s important that you get off to a good start. Social media platforms are a highly effective tool for keeping everyone in touch and getting the word out about updates, upcoming events, and even weather alerts. We provide some tips below on how you can effectively and safely use social media for your HOA.

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Our Preferred Vendor List: Why You Should Use Them

At Gassen, we pride ourselves in being able to partner with some of the most reputable and skilled vendors anywhere in Minneapolis metro area as well as Central and Southeast Minnesota. We carefully choose the right companies for the right job in order to pass that quality onto you, our client. No matter what type of work you’ve done inside or outside, you can count on the vendors on our list to perform it to your exact specifications.

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8 Ways Our Online Service Benefits Your Property Management Process

At Gassen, our mission is simple. We are dedicated to giving you the right tools and resources that will simplify your HOA management process while making it far more effective. Below are eight ways that our online service benefits you:

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The Importance of Responsiveness in Property Management

There are many aspects to consider when selecting a property manager for either an investment property or a Homeowners Association. You'll want to know that a property manager has the experience and capabilities to manage your particular property portfolio. You will want to make sure they'll keep you compliant with accounting and state regulations. It is extremely helpful if they are a local management company. But you'll also want to ensure that any HOA management and property management you choose has another critical, sometimes overlooked quality. You want to make sure they are responsive. Responsiveness is an indication or work ethic, attention to detail and customer service.

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Gassen and Finance Management: A Testimony of Gratitude

Some people find finances fascinating, and they're able to understand how each figure works together. Some find them necessary, but not particularly interesting to work with. Others simply don't have the time for them even if they wanted to handle it all. In property management though, the answers to many of your problems likely lie in the numbers.

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Gassen Review

If you’re looking for comprehensive homeowner management solutions, administrative options and some of Minnesota’s finest options, Gassen Company has what you’re looking for. Its professional relationships are prioritized, so you’re able to evade the regular hoops many associations are forced to jump through.

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Using Online Services to Make Renting Your Property Easier

Certain industries and professionals use the web for practically everything while others find it frustrating to navigate the different programs. If you're a property manager though, you're missing out on a big opportunity if you're not looking to the computer as a source of help to rent your property. 

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