13 Standards for Ethical Board Leadership

13 Standards for Ethical Board Leadership

One of our goals at Advantage Management is to educate our customers and keep our owners up to date on the best practices for your Association.  In this newsletter, we want to share with you an article that was published in “Community Manager,” a trade journal...

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Common Questions when selling or refinancing your unit

Common Questions when selling or refinancing your unit

With interest rates at near historic lows, you might be considering refinancing your home, or maybe you are looking to sell and buy another home. Part of the process will include securing documents for your lender or attorney.  At Advantage Management, we...

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Tips on being better at recycling

Tips on being better at recycling

Whenever possible we all need to do our part to recycle and cut down on waste. Advantage Management and your associations want to thank you for doing your part. We want to remind everyone of some best practices when it comes to recycling for yourself and the...

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A Positive Look Back at 2020

A Positive Look Back at 2020

As 2020 draws to a close we would like to reflect on the positives that happened during this very difficult year. Let us start off by thanking all of our clients for their business and continued support of Advantage Management. We appreciate you and hope our...

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COVID-19 Update November 20, 2020

Advantage Clients, we would like to update you on the new Covid-19 restrictions starting today.  We would like to share an article written by the Law Firm, Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC on the new Government restrictions. On Tuesday, November 17th Governor Pritzker...

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Association Board Meeting Zoom Etiquette

Association Board Meeting Zoom Etiquette

One could say many things about the year 2020 but let’s focus on one positive item that has come out of this unique year. The widely accepted use of Zoom video conferences for Association Board Meetings has turned out to be very successful. Throughout our 135+...

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Smoke Detector Safety Tips

Smoke Detector Safety Tips

On Sunday, November 1 we all need to turn our clocks back 1 hour. We know the last thing we all need is an extra hour of 2020 but consider using the extra hour to change the batteries in your smoke detectors and CO2 monitors. Also, you should check to see how old your...

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Association Budgets

Association Budgets

Now that Labor Day has passed, and the Fall season is on the horizon, Advantage Management and its property managers have been working on your Association Budgets for 2021.  As required by your Associations By-laws, Associations are to prepare an Annual...

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U.S. Census Information

U.S. Census Information

In the midst of a pandemic there is something very important that many people have over looked, and that is completing the 2020 Census.    I am sure you have received something in the mail but in case you did not there are many ways you can participate...

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