Tag: HOA

HOA Dues: Fact or Fiction

Layne Varney Re-run by popular request The SunBird Golf Club owns the roads within the community, including the parking lot east of the clubhouse, yet the SunBird HOA pays for all the maintenance for them. That is a partially-true statement—please read the following. In the beginning development of SunBird, Robson Communities, as the developer, had…

SunBird website update

SunBird’s website has been completely remodeled. Check out the new site to find out the latest news and information of what’s going on in SunBird. SunBird’s activities, meetings, calendars, clubs, groups, and organizations have contact information that can be accessed at sunbirdhoa.com. Come visit us.

Notice To All Returning Residents/Seasonal Renters

Bonnie Marcus, community administrator I would like to welcome your return to SunBird. You were all missed. The HOA office has remained busy with our existing year-round residents and the remodeling of the clubhouse. I would like to remind everyone, when they return, to drop by the office to say hello. We will update your…

SunBird HOA Dues: Fact or Fiction?

Who ultimately decides who will run or be on the SunBird HOA board of directors and who the officers will be? Over the years, we have we have had some amazing people serve on our board of directors. How do we find these candidates and what is the “screening” process? For the most part, the answer…

When ACC permits are required

Architectural Control Committee (ACC) With residents returning to SunBird, it is usually a time that homeowners begin to do some home improvements. The ACC would like to remind you that all outside work requires an approved ACC permit. A permit can be provided at the office to be completed and submitted to obtain that approval…

HOA Dues: Fact or Fiction?

Layne Varney Is it true that we had an HOA dues increase because of the redecorating and upgrades to the clubhouse? That is 100% FICTION. As mentioned in a previous “Fact or Fiction” article, the SunBird Golf Resort has a reserve fund, which is accompanied by a massive, almost overwhelming long-term planning spreadsheet that captures almost…

SunBird’s email news group

SunBird has an email newsletter and special-notices program to improve communications with homeowners. If you are not registered for the SunBird email list or you are not sure if you are, go to the SunBird website at sunbirdhoa.com and click on the icon picture of the email chimp (monkey) at the bottom of the home…

ACC permits

When we move into this beautiful community, there are so many things we have to learn. “Who do I talk to about this?” “Where do I go to get that?” So many things to remember. As time passes, the answers to these questions become automatic. However, there is one area of the homeowners’ responsibilities that…

HOA dues money at work: fact or fiction?

The SunBird Golf Club owns the roads within the community, including the parking lot east of the clubhouse, yet the SunBird HOA (Home Owners Association) pays for all the maintenance for them. That is a partially true statement (please read the following): In the beginning development of SunBird, Robson Communities as the developer, had the…

Did you know?

Chris Nechvatal, Chair of the Rules Committee You’ve heard of Uber and Lyft driving services, where you have a credit card on file to be charged when you use these services. But did you know that there are other driving services that can be found that are free to you through your medical insurance coverage,…