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Shell Hall Homeowner Sends Thank You Note to Sentry Maintenance Director

A Shell Hall homeowner from Bluffton, SC had good things to say about a local Sentry Maintenance Director “I wanted to send an e-mail in regards to Brian the maintenance director. I can’t say enough nice things about his work and professionalism. Brian has been a great asset to Shell Hall and so many of...


Sentry Loudoun Hosted Well-Attended Board Education Class

The Sentry Management office in Loudoun, VA recently hosted a well-attended seminar for local HOA and condominium Board members. The topic of the seminar was on Reserve Planning and Studies. Michele Baldry, PE, PRA, RS of Reserve Advisors walked Board members through the process of preparing for a study and making it a useful tool...


Bluffton Office Christmas Toy Drive

The Bluffton Sentry Management office is partnering with the Bluffton Police Department for a Christmas Toy drive this year. The items collected from the drive will go towards children of Beaufort County. Donate a new, unwrapped gift at the Sentry office November 1, 2018, through December 5, 2018, at 4454 Bluffton Park Crescent, Ste. 107,...


Sentry Des Moines Office Receives Positive Feedback from Local Board Member

The Sentry Des Moines office recently received a glowing review from a local HOA Board President regarding the level of service received so far. “To say the least I’m impressed! With you, Hannah and the level of reporting provided by Sentry. Last night’s Board meeting was the most productive meeting our Board has had in...


Sentry Raleigh Community Manager Receives Message from Local Board Member

Sentry Community Association Manager, Jeff Rowles recently received a message of appreciation from a Thornton Town Place Community, Board member. The message read, “I’m contacting you to express my appreciation, in choosing Jeff to manage our community. Since being placed over Thornton Town Place Community, he has been a breath of fresh air and is...


Sentry Sarasota Office Hosts HOA Board Certification Class

The Sentry Sarasota Office recently hosted a well-attended HOA Board certification class that featured guest speaker, Jonathan Ellis, an Equity Partner with the firm of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP. Over 10 HOA Board Members attended the class, that was hosted at the Sentry Sarasota office. “When getting a large group of our Board members...


Bella Trae Community Participates in National Night Out

The Bella Trae community located in Champions Gate, FL participated in the National Night Out event this year by inviting members of the Osceola County K-9 and Motor Units along with the County Sheriff’s Department. The National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer,...


Sea Forest Beach Club Community Utilizes New Sentry WelcomeLink Newsletter Tool

The Sea Forest Beach Club located in New Port Richey, FL is managed by the Pasco-North Tampa Division of Sentry Management and is also the first community association in the division to begin using the newsletter function of Sentry’s WelcomeLink program. WelcomeLink is a tool that allows Boards to keep everyone in the community up-to-date...


Sentry General Manager Hosts Successful Backpack and School Supply Drive to Support Local Schools

Bella Trae, a Sentry-managed community located in Champions Gate, FL recently held their 3rd Annual Backpack and School Supply Drive for the Specials Programs Department of the Osceola County school system. The drive raised over $2,500 worth of school supplies. Sentry General Manager, Craig Crenshaw started the drive back in 2015 and decided to hold...


2018 Florida Legislative Updates for Condos and Co-ops

The Florida legislative session this year has many changes for condominiums and co-ops. Below, these changes are noted by type as they relate to FS 718 (Condominiums) and FS 719 (Co-ops). Official Records – 718 (Condos) and 719 (Co-ops) plans, permits, warranties, declaration, articles, bylaws, rules, meeting minutes and accounting records are now required to...


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