TOPS Blogs

TOPS Software works with many industry service providers to offer our customers the best experience. Whether it’s offering a unique interface for a bank, a specialized file transfer for document preparation, or community websites, no community association management software provider gives their clients more options than TOPS Software.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Jan 14 - 21)

  January 14, 2018 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: From business resolutions to a handy year-end checklist, this CAM Mashup has everything you need to start the year off right!

Year-End Checklist for CAM Accountants

  January 12, 2018 - Accounting, Featured

The busiest time of the year is upon the community association management industry - the dreaded YEAR END. This post is a down and dirty guide to get you through year end. We've got deadlines, helpful tips, a handy checklist - everything you need to make it through year end.

Closing the Books on 2017

  January 11, 2018 - Accounting, Legal

All about year end: how to close the books in all TOPS products, as well as answers to the most commonly asked questions from our support team.

TOPS Software Announces Strategic Growth Investment from American Discovery Capital

  January 9, 2018 - Featured, TOPS

Investment will build upon TOPS’ leadership position in the community management software space to fuel continued growth and product expansion.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Jan 7 - 13)

  January 7, 2018 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: We kick off the new year (and the beginning of year-end) with a bang - New tax codes, predictions, a podcast and more!

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

  January 4, 2018 - Accounting, Featured, Guest Post

James Ernst, CPA, explains what impact the newly-passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will have on Common Interest Realty Associations (CIRAs) beginning Jan. 1, 2018.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Dec 31 - Jan 06)

  December 31, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: A look back and a step forward, we're ringing in the new year with some of the best content from 2017, and tips to make 2018 great!

13 of the Most Influential Articles of 2017

  December 29, 2017 - CAM Industry

Since 2017 is almost over, let's look back on some of the most powerful articles and news updates that we had throughout the year!

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Dec 24 - 30)

  December 24, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: We announce a winner, last minute gift guide, tips to stay safe when you're away from home, and more!

TOPS 2017/2018 Holiday Schedule

  December 22, 2017 - TOPS

Warm holiday greetings from the TOPS family to yours! Our holiday office hours and service information is here...

Last Minute Gift Ideas for the CAM Pros in Your Life

  December 21, 2017 - CAM Managers

It's not too late to grab that perfect gift for your favorite CAM Professional! Here are 12 great last-minute holiday gifts for the CAM in your life!

TOPS [ONE] 3.3.1.4 Update

  December 18, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

The TOPS [ONE] team has updated the program with expanded Year End functionality and more! See all of the new features and updates here.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Dec 17 - 23)

  December 17, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: Financial management, Net Neutrality, how foreclosures can impact your community, a $1500 CAMfire giveaway, and more!

Integration Between TOPS [ONE] and ClickPay Provides Clients with Simplified Resident Payment Collection Experience

  December 14, 2017 - Accounting, Partners

New integration between TOPS and ClickPay provides additional payment channel options to community associations.

What is Net Neutrality and Why is it Important to CAM Professionals?

  December 14, 2017 - Technology, Association Living, Featured

The FCC is voting to repeal Net Neutrality, jeopardizing the freedom of access that we rely on today. Here's what that could mean for you.

What Happens if Your Business Doesn't File Year-End Reporting Forms?

  December 13, 2017 - Accounting, Featured

Understand the importance of filing, the penalties of not filing on time or at all, and what such missteps can mean for your employees and contractors

TOPS Software Announces e-Filing Integration with Greatlands's Yearli

  December 12, 2017 - Partners, API Integration

Leading Community Association software provider TOPS to integrate Greatland's Yearli to provide TOPS users with direct data import for easy tax form filing.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Dec 10 - 16)

  December 10, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: Get ready for the holidays with tips, checklists and templates to help you automate and schedule important tasks ahead of time

Courting a New Association? How to Impress the Board

  December 8, 2017 - Marketing and Sales

In the highly competitive CAM market it's hard to stand out. One way you can do that is in the sales documents you provide to potential new association clients.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Dec 03 - 09)

  December 3, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: Being a better coworker, landing your pitch, building value in your community, and more!

Automate Before It's Too Late

  November 30, 2017 - Accounting, Technology, API Integration, Management Tools

Year-end accruals are so much easier with automated accounts payable (AP) solution! To make your process easier download this ebook before it's too late.

Pitching to the Board: A Sales Presentation for Management Companies

  November 30, 2017 - Featured, Marketing and Sales

Your pitch deck is your intro, your elevator pitch, your sales brochure and your proposal all wrapped up into one visual presentation. Here's what to put in it.

Tasty, Tasty Savings!

  November 21, 2017 - CAMfire

What's sweeter than Aunt Susie's pecan pie? Maybe, just maybe, our Cyber Monday flash sale! Save 50% on every ticket you purchase Monday Nov. 27th.

CAM Mash Up: This Week (Nov 19 - Nov 25, 2017)

  November 19, 2017 - CAM Mashup

CAM Mashup this Week: Service dog fraud, teamwork, solar panels, and a CMCA study guide!

Brace Yourselves, a Great Cyber Monday Deal is Coming!

  November 17, 2017 - CAMfire

Happy Thanksgiving! To celebrate the holidays and show you how thankful we are for YOU, we're offering a great Cyber Monday flash sale on CAMfire tickets!

New Payment Links Guide from DuesPayment

  November 16, 2017 - Partners

The holidays are upon us. Follow this new guide to avoid a disruption in service for online owner assessments from your community website

New Changes in TOPS Support for 2018

  November 14, 2017 - Technical Support, Customers, TOPS

Great new changes are on the way. See what TOPS is doing to better support you in 2018!

TOPS [ONE] 3.3.0.5

  November 13, 2017 - Program Updates, TOPS [ONE]

TOPS [ONE] has been updated with new communication functionality and more! See all of the new updates here.

Train Your Brain at CAMfire 2018

  November 10, 2017 - CAMfire

Keynote presenter Ron White is a memory master who will teach attendees not only to expand their memory, but how to use that to triple their business.

Partnership Update | TOPS & DuesPayment

  October 31, 2017 - Partners, TOPS

YapStone and TOPS have taken steps to ensure there’s no interruption to your payments and no change to the way you collect online payments today!

TOPS Software and Sperlonga Data Integration Allows Community Association Assessments to be Reported to the Credit Bureaus

  September 28, 2017 - Partners

TOPS Software and Sperlonga recently completed a software integration solution that will tie community assessment payments to a property owners credit report.

Hurricane Irma Updates

  September 13, 2017 - Miscellaneous

Stay tuned to this page for updates about how Hurricane Irma effects TOPS Software's services and closures.

CAMfire Conference Announces Call for Speakers 2018

  August 4, 2017 - CAMfire

An open invitation has been issued for speakers who are interested in presenting at CAMfire 2018.

TOPS Software Announces Open Registration for Unique Community Association Management Conference

  July 28, 2017 - CAM Industry

TOPS Software is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2018 CAMfire Conference, a unique technology and educational event for CAM professionals.

TOPS Software Announces Evolving Integration with Alliance AssociationBank

  July 6, 2017 - Banking

TOPS Software and Alliance Association Bank announce a new software integration is in development to provide smart banking to CAM management companies.

TOPS Software Works with Pacific Premier Bank® to Provide Smart Banking Options to Community Associations

  June 14, 2017 - Banking

TOPS Software announced today that it is developing an interface between TOPS [ONE]® and the Pacific Premier DataVault® service offered by Pacific Premier Bank.