Comprehensive Course: Fair Housing Laws…Is Your Association Being Fair?
Presented by: CAI
Speakers: Lara Anderson & Stuart Fullett, Fullett Rosenlund Anderson, PC
Attend CAI’s seminar to learn about who is protected under the Fair Housing Act; how an association can limit its exposure to claims under the Fair Housing Act; and how to properly handle a request for an accommodation due to a disability. Topics addressed will include emotional support animals, parking spaces and interpreters.
Register for this seminar on CAI’s website: Fair Housing Seminar Registration
Room 1, 10:30am-11:30am
Who Knew? Practical Truths from HOA Pros
Presented by: Caruso Management Group
Marcia Caruso, CPM, RAM, Caruso Management Group
Patrick Costello, Esq., Keay & Costello PC.
Mark Cantey, CPA, Cantey Associates
Come learn vital information from attorneys, managers, and CPAs about internal financial and procedural controls, how condos and associations can (and should!) pay for goods and services, borrowing from reserves, and other important operational issues.
Room 1, 11:45am-12:45pm
Go Green, Save Green
Presented by: DRF Trusted Property Solutions
Scott Schnurr, DRF Trusted Property Solutions
Dennis Fiddick, DRF Trusted Property Solutions
Kara Cermak, Rowell Management
Jay Boettcher, Franklin Energy Service
Tom Kovalak, Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program
Peter J. Santangelo, Community Advantage–A Wintrust Company
Learn about government programs, subsidies and incentives that can help your community save energy and money. A diverse panel of experts will explore exciting new technologies, financing, tax credits and rebate opportunities.
Room 1, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Solving Your Association’s Challenges
Presented by: Associa—Legum & Norman Mid-West/Vanguard Community Management
Donald W. Kekstadt, AMS, PCAM
Stephanie Vittas Skelley, CMCA, AMS
Learn what every board can do to safeguard community funds and head off fraud and financial mismanagement before they happen. Experts will discuss transparency, oversight, smart budgeting and establishing checks and balances to protect their association’s financial good health.
Room 1, 2:15pm-3:15pm
Staying in the Black—Avoiding Special Assessments
Sponsored by: The Building Group
Jim Stoller, The Building Group
Martin I. Klauber, Popular Association Banking
Robert B. Kogen, Esq., Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit
Get expert tips and strategies for keeping your community well-funded without resorting to the dreaded special assessment. Expect inside info on financial planning, savings, forecasting, and reserve studies.