How To Manage A Rental Property | A Guide for Aspiring Texas Landlords


The world of rental property management is filled with both profit potential and operational challenges. If you’re ready to become a successful landlord in the competitive Dallas or Houston real estate markets, understanding the fundamentals of property management is essential. Step-By-Step Guide to Rental Property Management 1. Define Your Goals Before diving in, ask yourself: […]

2024 Texas Legislative Updates for HOAs


Are you an HOA homeowner in Dallas or Houston, Texas? If so, you’ll want to be aware of some new laws that went into effect on January 1, 2024. These new laws are designed to create more transparency and fairness in how HOAs assess fines against homeowners. House Bill 614 Gone are the days of […]

Insurance Coverages Your HOA Needs


Howdy, neighbors! Here at SBB Management, we understand the prickly business of keeping your HOA thriving. It’s not just about manicured lawns and poolside gossip (though, let’s be honest, those add a certain zest to Texas living).  Your HOA is about building a strong community, one where everyone feels safe, secure, and protected. And that […]

Building Bridges Between Boards and Residents

building partnerships with HOA Board members and residents

Living in a Dallas HOA offers a unique blend of community perks and shared responsibility. But sometimes, that responsibility can feel one-sided, with communication flowing from boardroom to inbox, leaving residents feeling unheard and uninvolved. It’s time to tear down these communication walls and build bridges of trust between boards and residents. Why Collaboration Matters […]

Dallas Homeowner Association Companies: Your Partner in Real Estate Development


Real estate development success depends on more than architectural brilliance or strategic location. Your success also hinges on the seamless functioning of the Homeowner Association (HOA) management companies that serve as the unsung heroes behind the scenes, playing a pivotal role in turning real estate visions into reality.  Nowhere is this partnership more evident than […]

Innovative Solutions to Improve HOA Management


Homeowners’ Association (HOA) management can be a challenging endeavor, often requiring a delicate balance between maintaining property values and fostering a sense of community.  Let’s look at some creative, effective solutions HOAs can employ to enhance their residents’ lives. And for those seeking professional HOA management services, we’ll introduce SBB Management and highlight how we […]

Negotiating with Vendors: Contracts and Pricing


Negotiating vendor contracts and pricing is an art form that can yield significant cost savings for community associations. Effective negotiation strategies, careful consideration of contract clauses and finding the balance between quality and cost-effectiveness are critical elements in maximizing value.  By optimizing their budgets and working with experienced association management, community associations can allocate resources […]

Find the Perfect Vendors for Your Community


Effective vendor management is vital for community associations to thrive, and choosing the right vendors takes careful assessment and due diligence to be sure their services align with the unique needs and values of the community.  Read on to explore the importance of vendor qualifications, reputation and experience, and learn how community association management can […]

Building Strong Bonds in Your Community Association

A thriving homeowners association (HOA) community isn’t just a collection of houses. It’s a vibrant and connected neighborhood where residents feel a strong sense of belonging. Creating and nurturing this sense of belonging is a crucial aspect of successful community management. When residents feel connected, engaged, and invested in their community, it leads to increased […]

How to Use HOA Committee Charters to Define Roles & Responsibilities

homeowners association committee charter document

If you have recently joined an HOA board or are a new committee member, you might be wondering how to ensure unity among members in order to provide a harmonious and productive association. Crafting an HOA charter is a great way to set goals and ensure committee members are on the same page moving forward. […]