Trestle’s Community Association Management Blog

Achieve Quorum at Owner Meetings

Achieving Quorum at Annual Meetings with Proxies

A quorum is the minimum number of owners who must be at a meeting before business can be transacted. Washington state law states unless the...
Objection

Overcoming Common Fee Increase Objections

It isn’t news most homeowners want to hear: that assessments will be increased. But sometimes a fee increase is the best way to keep the...
Fiduciary Duty

Board Member Fiduciary Responsibilities

In community associations, each board member is considered a fiduciary and is duty bound to only act in the best interests of all residents, not...
A Dose of Satire

A Dose of Satire: A Budget Saving Program To Lower Assessments!

This innovative new program can actually cut the association’s expenses in half or more, and build a sense of community amongst residents! Here’s how it...

New Resale/Refinance Documentation Provider

Starting January 1, 2013, Trestle Community Management is pleased to announce its transition to HomeWiseDocs.com, the next generation in document and data delivery for community associations. HomeWiseDocs.com provides...

Visa Acceptance and Fees Update

Great news! Our banking partner, Mutual of Omaha Bank, now accepts Visa payments online for HOA dues. You can now pay ...
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Trestle Adopts Reef Point Technology’s Caliber Software

After a careful market review, we are excited to announce that Trestle will migrate to Reef Point Technology’s Caliber software effective January 1, 2012. We...
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Trestle Offers Enhanced Online Assessment Payment Options

Trestle has heard many requests from homeowners for flexibility in the date automatic assessment payments are charged to their bank account. Effective immediately, homeowners in...