Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) June 13, 2011
Gassen Company, Inc. recently joined the elite group of community association management companies who have earned the Accredited Association Management Company (AAMC) designation from Community Associations Institute (CAI). Gassen is one of only 150 management companies nationwide, and 1 of only 5 in Minnesota, who have earned the highest level of professional recognition in the community association field.
Gassen Company is a property management company providing services to homeowner communities such as condominiums, townhomes, and single family home associations. Gassen was founded in 1969 and employs just over 50 employees and manages approximately 240 associations in the twin cities area ranging in size from 3 units to 2,875 units.
To earn the AAMC distinction, management companies need at least three years of experience in the community association management field and at least 50% of Managers must have earned a professional designation, such as a CMCA (Certified Manager of Community Associations). Professional managers provide administrative, operational, and managerial counsel to community association boards. They typically are responsible for managing budgets and contractors, directing association personnel, and overseeing compliance with association covenants and restrictions.
CAI is the national organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, responsible, competent community associations. Around 57 million Americans live in the nations 286,000 association-governed communities. CAI and its more than 55 state, regional, and local chapters work on behalf of the professionals and volunteers engaged in the management and governance of homeowner and condominium associations, cooperatives, and other planned communities.
For more information about CAI, please visit http://www.caionline.org. If you live in a homeowner association and are interested in Gassen Management please visit http://www.gassen.com or call 952-922-5575.
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