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CONDO MEDIA TABLE OF CONTENTS • OCTOBER 2010 • VOLUME XXI, NO. 10 The Official Publication of CAI New England IN EVERY ISSUE 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .From the CED’s Desk 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .President’s Message 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .CAI News 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .CAI Regional News 18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Asked & Answered 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Homeowner’s Corner COLUMNS 22 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Management Can’t We All Just Get Along? Headaches and Impossible Challenges for Boards by Nena Groskind . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Legal In Everyone’s Best Interest Fiduciary Duty Defined and Explained by Ellen Shapiro, Esq. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Finance FDIC Insurance And Other Financial Considerations by Kenneth A. Bloom, CPA 26 COVER STORY Page 33 CAI-NE Annual Conference & Expo Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010 Sheraton Hotel, Framingham, Mass. 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. 30 FEATURES 46 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Vendor Spotlight Advanced Reserve Solutions Inc. Helping Clients Protect Their Biggest Investment Through Long-Range Fiscal Planning Goals by Pamela Schweppe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Board Member Insight Summer Is Over It’s Time to Spend Time Learning About Managing Your Association by Geri Matraia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Industry Perspective When Neighbors Bicker, What Should the Board Do? by Nena Groskind 48 Condo Media is published by the New England Chapter of the Community Associations Institute. All articles and paid advertising represent the opinions of authors and advertisers and not necessarily the opinion of either Condo Media, the official publication of CAI New England or Community Associations Institute. This publication is issued with the understanding that the publisher is not engaged in rendering financial, legal, accounting or other professional services, and the information contained within should not be construed as a recommendation for any course of action regarding financial, legal, accounting or other professional service by CAI, the New England Chapter, Condo Media or its authors or advertisers. If legal service or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought. The entire contents of Condo Media is protected by copyright. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is expressly prohibited. AAMC, AMS and PCAM are registered trademarks of Community Associations Institute. CMCA is a registered trademark of National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers. Many of the designations used by manufacturers and sellers to distinguish their products are claimed as trademarks. Use of a term in this book should not be regarded as affecting the validity of any trademark or service mark. 52 RESOURCES 58 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Advertisers Index 58 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Classified Service Directory 64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Statement of Ownership 1 CONDO MEDIA • OCTOBER 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Condo Media - October 2010

Condo Media - October 2010
Contents
From the CED’s Desk
President’s Message
CAI News
CAI Regional News
Asked & Answered
Homeowner’s Corner
Management
Legal
Finance
CAI-NE Annual Conference & Expo
Vendor Spotlight
Board Member Insight
Industry Perspective
Advertisers Index
Classified Service Directory
Statement of Ownership

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