Community Management During Covid-19
Property Management During Covid -19 These are trying times indeed! Due to the nation-wide pandemic, state mandated stay-at-home orders continue to be extended with no definitive end in sight. We are faced with many challenges due to this crisis: Residents are finding that it can be difficult maintaining physical distancing while in elevators, stair wells,…Read More
The Impact of In-Unit Modifications
Most condominium Unit Owners feel that what they do within the walls of their unit is nobody’s business but their own, and to an extent they are correct. The Association, however, is responsibility for maintaining the common elements within the community which can often be affected by “in-unit” work. Below are several scenarios to consider:…Read More
Too Big, Too Small, or Just Right?!?!
Goldilocks had the right idea! She knew that it was important to find just the right fit for her; whether it was her love for a comfy bed or the temperature of her dinner. Finding the right Property Management Company for your community requires this same important consideration. Many management companies are owned and operated…Read More
It’s Budget Time!
If your community’s fiscal year ends on December 31st, it should come as no surprise that soon your Community Manager and Board Trustees will begin planning for next year’s budget. The preparation of an association’s budget is a detailed and lengthy process. They have a lot of work ahead of them. Over the next few…Read More
Crowninshield Management is on the Move!
Exciting things are happening at Crowninshield Management and we want to share some important news with you! Loyalty from clients like you has fueled our growth and assisted to increase our presence as the North Shore’s premiere Property Management Company. It has been two years in the making and now Crowninshield is proud to announce…Read More
Who’s Responsible? The Myth of Maintenance Free Living
The Myth of Maintenance Free Living “Buy a condo, you’ll never have to worry about anything again”, they said……and so a myth was born. While it is true that you may not have to mow the lawn or paint the siding, maintenance responsibilities still remain with you when you purchase a condominium. Interior plumbing, appliance…Read More
Two Victory Road Apartments on the Lynn/Salem Line Feature Community Room, Gym and Services
Two Victory Road Apartments on the Lynn/Salem line is an ideal home for seniors looking for an independent community. The convenient forty unit property features a community room and gym. Along with the enhanced spaces, Two Victory Road Apartments offers activities organized by a resident service coordinator. The bright community room features a kitchen, new…Read More
Seven Steps to Selecting the Perfect Property Management Company
Are you in the market to find assistance in the care and maintenance of your property? Hiring a trusted property management company can give you peace of mind that your community is well cared for. Whether you lead a condominium association, homeowners association, apartment community, single family home development, retail property, shopping center, public housing,…Read More
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Spring is a great time to replant and refresh A great number of condominiums in the Boston area were built in the late 1970’s and 1980’s at a time when landscaping was given little thought other than to attract buyers at the entry. Consequently many of the outdoor areas are in need of an update….Read More
Rosemary Riccio Finds Home at Crowninshield Management Corp.
Needham native Rosemary Riccio has always loved property management and Boston’s North Shore and Merrimack Valley. Rosemary got involved with property management while living in Atlanta, Georgia as Operations Coordinator and Neighborhood Production Coordinator at John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods. She then served as a Portfolio Manager at Atlanta firms Neighborhood Management Associates and Community…Read More