Posted on 10/28/2019 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Proper HOA management brings tight social bonds and financial stability to neighborhoods everywhere—and it all starts with the board of directors (or the board, for short). These are community members who volunteer their time, through online property management or otherwise, to help the HOA make decisions that keep the community healthy and strong.
Posted on 8/5/2019 8:14 AM By Gassen Companies
If you’re a new member of an HOA or are just familiarizing yourself with the industry in general, you may have seen the term “property management services” appear quite a bit. What, you may wonder, does this even mean? The term can suggest anything from real estate management to online property management. Furthermore, some property management companies use the term to mean many of these things at once—and then they won’t tell you exactly what they mean. No wonder you may be confused!
Posted on 3/11/2019 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
One of the most important functions you can perform as a board member is to create policies for your HOA and then consistently enforce them. HOA regulations need to be adhered to by all members including the board members.
Posted on 10/29/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
By working with numerous property owners across Minneapolis, Minnesota, Gassen has learned the value of ongoing property inspections. Whether you own a condominium, apartment complex, or some rental homes, a property inspection can help you protect your investments and ensure tenant safety.
Posted on 8/20/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Your reputation as a business owner hinges on how well you develop your business relationships with your partners, vendors, and the public at large. Although your property management company can take care of aspects of your reputation, a lot of it depends on you.
Posted on 7/23/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
To maintain a well-run HOA, you need accurate and timely financial data. When it comes to making decisions for your community, monitoring your income and expenses is critical. At Gassen, we recognize the importance of meticulously-kept finances. That’s why we offer accounting services in addition to our property management solutions.
Posted on 5/28/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
As a property owner or Homeowners Association (HOA) board member, it is essential you keep your accounting records updated throughout the year. At Gassen, we offer a variety of accounting services such as property management, the organization of tax records, and the tracking of incoming revenue and outgoing expenses. We design our services to help you keep your records accurate and updated. Let’s look at some ways we make accounting easier for you.
Posted on 4/9/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Yes, you read the title correctly. Minnesota once again ranks among the best U.S. states to live - third to be exact. According to a U.S. News & World Report article that came out just last year, once home and business owners give Minnesota a chance, they'll never live anywhere else.
Posted on 4/2/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Do you own a condo, apartment, or residential property in Eden Prairie, Minneapolis, or Twin Cities? If so, you don’t want to keep paying for it after you own it. Gassen provides trusted and experienced local property management service, that help property owners avoid business pitfalls. Below are eight property pitfalls that you can avoid by using our products and services.
Posted on 11/13/2017 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Winters in Minneapolis, MN can be brutal. They are especially hard on homes, condos, and apartments. If you own real estate in this part of the country, then here are seven quick tips on how to prepare your properties for the cold season.