Seminars

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Get the tools and information you need to manage your condo or HOA more efficiently.

Regional and national experts will offer insights into the latest industry trends and best practices in legal oversight, financing, maintenance, renovations, energy efficiency, administration, communication and more.

Bring your questions to these lively, informative sessions and come away with a clear blueprint for improved management for the future.


Legal Updates - 1 CMCA Credit

Presented by Kelly Elmore - Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit

9:45pm - 10:45pm

There have been a number of changes in Illinois laws that have impacted association management. This course will review updates to the Illinois Condominium Property Act (ILPA) and the Common Interest Community Association Act (CICCA). This course is approved by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB) to fulfill one (1) hour of the continuing education requirements for the CMCA® certification.

HIGH RISE DRAIN LINES: TAKE CARE OF THEM & THEY’LL TAKE CARE OF YOU - 2 CMCA CREDITS

Presented by Edward Kaelber - AMS Mechanical

9:00am - 11:00am

Understand how the drain systems function and what each of the three serve, including associated major components. Focus is on maintenance of the lines and why this is key to avoiding back-ups.

Understanding the Role of the A/E During a Project - 1.5 CMCA Credits

Presented by Denise Davenport - Klein & Hoffman

9:45am - 10:45am

Discuss the role of the Architect / Engineer in a typical Repair Project and identify typical key players in such a program. Included is a discussion of various repair program phases and those tasks that may be performed as part of each phase. A Review the key contractual documents and procedures is also included to facilitate a general understanding of the overall process.

Looking At Your Landscaping Through Rose (and other colored) Glasses

Presented by Sherm M. Fields - Acres Group

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Business Decisions by the Board - 1 CMCA Credit

Presented by John Bickley III - Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit

12:30pm - 1:30pm

This seminar will review a number of the business decisions involved in community management, including: capital improvements, contracts, liens, insurance, and more. This course is approved by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB) to fulfill one (1) hour of the continuing education requirements for the CMCA® certification.

Understanding Financial Statements - 1 CE

Presented by Brad Schneider - CondoCPA

12:30pm - 1:30pm

This course will help you understand basic accounting terminology relating to community association financial statements, the format of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement, help you analyze the monthly financials and understand basic format for your year-end financials.

Snow Removal Services Limited Liability Act - 1.5 CMCA Credits

Presented by Sherm M. Fields - Acres Group

12:45pm - 1:45pm

What is the Snow Removal Services Limited Liability Act and what does it mean to Community Associations and to their Decision Makers? Discussion of options to manage safety and liability in the most cost-effective manner.

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT RISERS - 2 CMCA CREDITS

Presented by Edward Kaelber - AMS Mechanical

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Many mid-to-high rise properties in the City of Chicago face domestic water riser issues; slow HW delivery, leaks, and/or lines clogging due to deposits. In order to restore proper water flow in the building the risers must be replaced. Consequently, Property Mangers (PM's) are ofen faced with having to play a primary role in a Capital Project of significance with little background or preparation. This course was designed to acquaint the Property Manager with the elements of the domestic wearer system in their building and how they interact. maintenance guidelines for the mechanical elements will also be offered.

Budgets and Reserves - 1 CMCA Credit

Presented by Julie Jacobson - Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Each year, an association must consider how much money it will need to collect for governance, administration, and maintenance. This course will review budgeting, assessments, auditing, and reserves. This course is approved by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB) to fulfill one (1) hour of the continuing education requirements for the CMCA® certification.

Guide to Safety and Loss Control - 2 CMCA Credits

Presented by American Family Insurance

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Review condominium owner associations information as well as many other safety and loss control issues. Topics covered include: slip and fall prevention, exits and means of egress, attic barriers in multi unit buildings, elevator safety and crime prevention programs.
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Join us at McCormick Place for the Chicagoland Property Management Condo & HOA Expo!

On September 26, 2018 Chicago area property management industry leaders will share their specialized knowledge and experience to give you practical tools and information you need to manage your building!

Dates for the 3rd Chicagoland Property Management Condo & HOA Expo Announced

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