TOPS Blogs

TOPS [ONE] 3.1.1.2 Update

  April 28, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with new sort options, an undo ability in batch violations, and more! See all of the new features and updates here.

How to Start a Technology Revolution in your Management Company

  April 27, 2017 - Technology, Innovation

Keeping up with technology can be overwhelming. Here are a few ways to revolutionize your management company and stay competitive.

Credit Bureau Reporting (Is It Legal?) with Oscar Marquis

  April 25, 2017 - Accounting, Technology, Financial Services, Webinars, Banking

TOPS is celebrating National Financial Literacy Month by teaming up with Sperlonga and bringing you a webinar about Credit Bureau Reporting.

TOPS Training Week of Apr 24 - 28

  April 24, 2017 - TOPS Training

Sign up for TOPS Training webinars this week. Free for all customers with your TOPS support plan.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (April 23, 2017)

  April 23, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Constructive venting, green roofing, and what millennials mean for the future of HOA management.

TOPS [ONE] 3.1.0.3 Update

  April 20, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with new report filters, resolved AR issues, and other improvements! See all of the new features and updates here.

Revolutionize Banking for your HOA

  April 18, 2017 - Technology, Guest Post, Banking, Innovation

Over the last decade, financial institutions have invested in financial technology companies to meet modern regulatory, digital, and security challenges.

TOPS Training Week of Apr 17 - 21

  April 17, 2017 - TOPS Training

Sign up for TOPS Training webinars this week. Free for all customers with your TOPS support plan.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (April 16, 2017)

  April 16, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Fostering good will, dangerous heating, the money tree, taking your community's temperature, and communications.

Take the Next Step in Homeowner Communication

  April 12, 2017 - Technology, Webinars

Effective communication is key in the homeowner industry. This webinar gave the knowledge required for effective mobile communication in the homeowner industry.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (April 9, 2017)

  April 9, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Dealing with stress and whiners, energy savings and cyber breaches, plus a little something for everyone.

TOPS [ONE] 3.0.7.3 Update

  April 7, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with batch processing actions for violations, a new report, and a great many updates, based on client feedback. See all of the new features and updates here.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (April 2, 2017)

  April 2, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: community engagement, The Palladium Rule, and what real emergencies are made of (Blood, Flood, or Fire).

New Homeowners:  What Association Fees Really Do

  March 31, 2017 - Association Living

Buying a new home is exciting, but those HOA fees can be scary to first-time home buyers. Here's the truth about what those dollars are actually doing for you!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (March 26, 2017)

  March 26, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: a new app for communities, why moms make great managers, tips for spring, shadow boards and changing your mindset.

Hiring a Property Manager? She's Right Under Your Nose

  March 24, 2017 - CAM Managers, Management Companies, Featured

Management companies are seeking new ways to attract the best community association management talent. But your best talent may be right under your nose!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (March 19, 2017)

  March 19, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: millennial home-ownership, attracting quality tenants, and why silence really IS golden!

Enhance Your Business Through Mobilized Communication

  March 17, 2017 - Technology

Join us for this webinar with James Garner to learn how to become a more effective communicator.

TOPS Software LLC will integrate BillingTree and Payrazr payment technology

  March 15, 2017 - Partners, API Integration

Leading Community Association software provider TOPS Software LLC to integrate BillingTree and Payrazr payment technology.

TOPS Software Named Reader’s Choice Award Winner by FLCAJ

  March 13, 2017 - Awards

TOPS Software, LLC was named the winner of the Silver Readers’ Choice Award in the ‘Technology & Communications’ category in the 2017 Florida Community Association Journal’s Readers’ Choice Awards

CAM Mash Up: This Week (March 12, 2017)

  March 12, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: transparent communication, handling angry homeowners, and serious girl power.

There's Something Rotten at the DBPR: Regulating Florida's Condo Associations

  March 10, 2017 - CAM Industry, Featured

Strap on your seat belts folks, we're going for a ride on the truth train, and it's going to be bumpy. Miami-Dade County's grand jury report on Florida's DBPR.

TOPS [ONE] 3.0.4.7 Update

  March 10, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with new security permissions, delete functionality and more! See all of the new features and updates here.

Webinar - TOPS Partner AssociationVoice

  March 6, 2017 - Technology

Join us for this webinar with one of our premium partners, AssociationVoice

CAM Mash Up: This Week (March 5, 2017)

  March 5, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: celebrating women, paperless payables, renters (short term and long term), wifi and break-ups.

The Problems with Paper: Paperless Community Management

  March 3, 2017 - Partners

See how AP and payment automation can help you go paperless, and eliminate tasks like opening the mail, manual data entry, and filing stacks of paper.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (February 26, 2017)

  February 26, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: CAMfire, reputations, green bananas, resident billing, manager neutrality, garage sales and medical marijuana.

TOPS [ONE] 3.0.3.1 Update

  February 23, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with new batch views for mangement modules

Wish You Were Here: Highlights from CAMfire '17

  February 23, 2017 - CAM Industry

Are you missing out on CAMfire 17? See through the eyes of social media what you've been missing!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (February 19, 2017)

  February 19, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: a perfect match, stray cats, tiny homes and your most precious asset.

TOPS [ONE] 3.0.1.6 Update

  February 16, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program today. See all of the new features and updates here.

Seduce Your Community Association Prospects [SlideShare]

  February 14, 2017 - CAM Industry

Learn how to use emotion to help your property management company evoke a loving response from your proposals and get community association boards to sign the contract.

The 5 Best Things About CAMfire Outside of the Classroom

  February 13, 2017 - TOPS [ONE]

Everyone knows that the amazing classroom sessions are the main event at CAMfire. But what about everything else? There's so much more to CAMfire than learning!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (February 12, 2017)

  February 12, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Breaking up with a client, AirBnB for dogs, All the events and jumping through management RFP hoops.

The Ultimate List of CAM Industry Events in 2017

  February 8, 2017 - CAM Industry, Featured

We've compiled a huge list of 2017 CAM events to encourage you to take advantage of the professional development opportunities happening in your area!

TOPS Training Week of Feb 6 - 10

  February 6, 2017 - TOPS Training

Sign up for TOPS Training webinars this week. Free for all customers with your TOPS support plan.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (February 5, 2017)

  February 5, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Manager musical chairs, and the 'can we tow that car?' game. Plus, long-term planning and increasing property values

CAM Mash Up: This Week (January 29, 2017)

  January 29, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Shadow IT, the Robot Takeover, and Green Technology. Plus, some good news to balance all the horror stories!

Keeping Condo Conflict Out of Court:  The Benefits of Mediation

  January 26, 2017 - Guest Posts, Association Boards, Featured

Kat Marquis gives her insight into the ways mediation can save your community association time and legal fees.

Need More Time? Free Webinar

  January 26, 2017 - Webinars

Keynote Speaker Anthony Iannarino will be hosting an exclusive, first-of-its-kind webinar, More Time; Faster Results, TODAY, Jan. 26 at 2PM EST. Registration is still open, so grab your spot now!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (January 22, 2017)

  January 22, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Increasing AGM attendance, dealing with difficult or apathetic members, and the dreaded 'We've always done it this way'.

4 Ways to Make Your Next AGM Not Suck (So Members Will Actually Show)

  January 18, 2017 - Guest Posts, Association Living, Featured

Four ways guaranteed to make your next AGM not suck, and drive up member attendance and keep them focused.

First Looks:  TOPS [ONE] Owner Access Portal

  January 16, 2017 - Technology, TOPS [ONE]

In this exclusive, first-of-its-kind blogpost, TOPS brings you a First Look into an integral feature in the TOPS [ONE] software: the Owner Access Portal.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (January 15, 2017)

  January 15, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in community association management: Part-time porters, wearing two hats, free speech, your code of ethics and help for selling your management company

Negotiating the Sale of a Management Company

  January 13, 2017 - CAM Industry, Management Companies, Featured

Sales agreements can be tricky. Here is some important information for Buyers and Sellers to keep in mind while negotiating the sale of a management company.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (January 08, 2017)

  January 8, 2017 - CAM Mashup

This week in CAM Management - HOA performance reviews, Management in glass houses, Advertising in Community Associations, What shaped 2016 and 2017 Predictions

Community Association Management Insights that Defined 2016

  January 6, 2017 - CAM Industry, Featured

As the new year begins, we take a look back at the most influential community association management articles of 2016. Did you catch all ten of these popular posts?

New Year; New Beginnings

  January 1, 2017 - Technology, Featured

Happy New Year! We've got a brand new website and a number of other exciting changes coming from TOPS in 2017. Plus, are you ready for CAMfire '17 in February?