Your community association may be impacted by the coronavirus. CAI and the Foundation have pulled together lots of information and resources to help you navigate the emerging challenges.
The Foundation for Community Association Research is a national, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to common interest community research, development, and scholarship. Incorporated in 1975, the Foundation supports and conducts research in the community, homeowner, and condominium association industry.
The latest Community Association Fact Book, the most comprehensive compilation of national and state community association data, includes several new components: the history of federal involvement in community associations, economic contributions and value-added benefits of community associations, and updated and expanded data for 55+ condominium residents.
Our recently updated report, Reserve Studies/Management, is designed to help association leaders plan for future repairs and replacement. Maintaining an adequate reserve fund not only meets the legal, fiduciary, and professional requirements of associations, but it also minimizes the need for special assessments and enhances resale home values in the community.
The Community Association Manager Compensation and Salary Survey is available for purchase. This survey represents complete, accurate, and up-to-date compensation data on the community association industry.
Our Smart Water Project Report examines water use and reuse in the state of California and evaluates prospects for using new technology, retrofitting existing systems, and increasing the use of non-potable water.
U.S. National Data, 2018
Population in Community Associations in Millions
Number of Community Associations
Value of Homes in Community Associations in Trillions of Dollars