LANCE ON HOMEOWNER ASSOCIATIONS


The Minnesota chapter of Community Associations Institute (CAI-MN) presented David Stendal, founder of Omega Property Management, with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Stendal received the award at last night’s Vision Awards banquet at International Market Square.   Stendal founded Omega Property Management, one of the area’s oldest homeowner association management companies, in 1977. He was recognized[…]

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Whether you go north, south or simply stay in the Twin Cities, locations abound to take in the Minnesota fall colors.   Here are some of our favorites.   North Shore of Lake Superior: According to Explore Minnesota, mid-September to early October is the best time to catch the fall foliage here. Highway 61 from[…]

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The Great Minnesota Get-Together, a.k.a. the Minnesota State Fair, has been drawing crowds since 1859. Nearly two million people went last year, making the 2016 Minnesota State Fair the best-attended in history.   To keep people coming year after year, organizers regularly add new attractions. Here’s a look at what’s new at the Minnesota State[…]

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As the nation’s largest living generation with a U.S. population size of 82 million, millennials are making an impact in many areas of society.   One sphere of change is in home buying. According to the National Association of REALTORS®, a consistent finding over the last four years is that buyers 36 years and younger[…]

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With nearly 70 state parks, Minnesota has plenty to offer for hiking trails. As you are planning your excursions for the rest of the summer, take these hiking trails into consideration.   Eagle Mountain: While getting to the highest point in Minnesota naturally involves a steep incline, the seven-mile round-trip is worth it to see[…]

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As the weather has become beautiful again in Minnesota, many people’s thoughts turn to spring cleaning and garage sales. Here are some tips to having a successful garage sale: Check with your association management. While some associations allow garage sales, others do not. Because putting on a garage sale requires a significant amount of time[…]

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Omega Property Management is adding 15 new accounts, including Chevalle Country Estate in Chaska along with six of its sub-associations. With the addition of these new accounts, Omega Property Management now manages 6,083 condominium, townhome, co-op, and single family units.   “We are thrilled to bring our high level of customer service to these associations,” said[…]

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Chevalle Country Estate Association, the master association in the Chevalle neighborhood, has chosen Omega Property Management as its homeowner association management company. The firm, founded in 1977, will take on management of six of Chevalle’s seven sub-associations on the 300-acre conservation development in Chaska.   “We are looking forward to working with Omega Property Management[…]

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