January 31, 2012 @ 4:57 PM

January 21, 2012

Opening Statement

         Quorum achieved with 90 owners & proxies.

Appointed Scrutinizers.


Board Members, Management Team, Attorney,

Tenants: Dolphin, Long Realty & Sahara Massage, Chef Jose (absent)

         U.S. Administrator, QC Coordinator, Webmaster.

Statement by Board President Dimovski:

Resort is now in the best shape it has ever been.

Goal to do more for less, reduce fees, lowest budget ever.

                  Sandy Beach Utilities are a challenge.


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January 23, 2012 @ 9:38 PM

The 2012 HOA meeting was well attended and included presentations from Dolphin Rentals and Castaways / Long Realty. With proxies, we had 90 members represented, with a majority of the owners present.  Since we had a quorum, we were able to proceed with the agenda items, and get down to business.

Bruce Turner was re-elected as Vice President, and the 2012 Budget was approved.

The best news is that the approved budget included cost cutting measures instituted by the board that allowed us to REDUCE your monthly dues.  This was done without any reduction in services.  You will receive a credit on your first quarter dues on your next billing notice.

New dues are as follows:

1- 1.5 bedroom condo =  $175/mo......

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January 18, 2012 @ 9:13 PM

Hi Skip,
Thank you for bringing forward questions regarding Las Palmas HOA  and its on-site operation. I have answered the questions you put together on behalf of other owners in bold red outline and will have Ross post them on our official Las Palmas website for all to read at  laspalmashoa.com
Communication is the key to any successful organization and it is this Boards goal to improve our communication within the parameters of our limitations. The reality is, like many associations on Sandy Beach, almost all of the 172 owners  in Las Palmas are “absent owners”. 
The demographics of these owners official residence is wide spread . We have owners from all over the United.........

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January 17, 2012 @ 11:50 PM

Las Palmas would like to  welcome Chef Jose Rodriguez to our resort.  Señor Rodriguez is a prominent Chef from Hermosillo, and has founded a Culinary Academy and several restaurants in Sonora.   He grew up in the U.S., and has an impressive resume of experience in both countries.  He has made several television appearances and is renowned for his fabulous dishes.

He has completed remodeling our restaurant to accommodate more guests, and has a reasonably priced menu with a Mediteranian flair.  He opened for business on January 11, and it is called MED.  Let Chef Jose cater your next party or event.   Once you meet him, and get to know him, we’re sure you will agree he has the ...

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January 17, 2012 @ 9:11 AM

Just a reminder that our HOA General Assembly Meeting is being held Saturday January 21, 2012 at 10:00am  We certainly would like to urge as many owners to attend as possible.

As usual we will be voting on our 2012 budget, and we are very excited to share with you all the improvements and accomplishments of 2011 and our direction for 2012. We will also be voting for a Board Member seat, for which we have two fine canidates. 

Click on the links for the resume of incumbent BRUCE TURNER and also for LEROY TAPIA who so far is the only other candidate. Please submit your resume if you are interested in running prior to our meeting date.

We will also be having an owners appreciation social mixer Saturday evening with.........

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