Sharper Management


Audit & Tax Season

Did you know that Community Associations, as registered non-profit corporations in the eye of the State of Minnesota, are required to file Federal and State taxes?  It is also important to be aware of any requirements of your governing documents for an annual financial review or audit. If you are governed under MCIOA (Minnesota Common […]

Sharper Management Staff Take the Plunge

Taking “The Plunge” took on a whole new meaning for 35 Sharper Management staff members and their families on Saturday, March 11 when they participated in the Eden Prairie Polar Plunge at Lake Riley. Overall, the event raised over $110,000 with Team Sharper Management raising $5400 of the total. “It was a great event for […]

Sharper Management’s Sarah Fischer Named a Finalist for Manager of the Year

March 16, 2017 – Eden Prairie, MN – Sharper Management Community Manager Sarah Fischer has recently been selected as one of ten finalists for the honored Manager of the Year Award. Sarah was nominated for her outstanding work with Meadowcreek Condominiums in Eden Prairie, MN. Top property managers, from across the nation, compete for the […]

The Balance of Board Conflict

Hopefully you have a cohesive and harmonious Board that works collectively to accomplish the duties, goals and tasks of your Association. Many Boards, however, have levels of inner conflict. Conflict can be both good and bad. Minor disagreements on how to response to a homeowner request can lead to some constructive dialog. To a contrary […]

Contract Basics

Perhaps one of the most challenging, intimidating, and without a doubt most significant actions of the Board of Directors is engaging in contracts.  Of course, assistance in navigating the abyss of contract language is one of the roles your community manager/management company can play. (And if it is a large or complicated contract, it is […]