Monthly Archives: September 2014

Electric Bill Too High? Find a Lower Rate!

Sep 1, 2014 |

Electric Bill Too High? Find a Lower Rate!   You can help your association’s residents reduce their rates — just point them to their utility’s website.   You can help your association’s residents reduce their electricity rate and bill — simply by referring them to the utility company’s website! Nearly every electric utility company has … read more

Can a Condo Association Demand Bulk-Rate Water Billing?

Sep 1, 2014 |

Can a Condo Association Demand Bulk-Rate Water Billing? If you feel your association is being overcharged for water service, there are steps you can take toward resolving the problem.   Q. We are a condominium association receiving water from a utility company that bills each individual condo. Most owners occupy their units for only four … read more

Pay for Performance Utility Auditing: How It Benefits You

Sep 1, 2014 |

Pay for Performance Utility Auditing: How It Benefits You Do you suspect utility services cost too much — but don’t know what to do about it? Find out for sure with help from a utility audit that costs you nothing out of pocket. If your business or association could recoup hundreds or thousands of dollars … read more

Can You Fight Ever-Increasing Utility Costs?

Sep 1, 2014 |

Can You Fight Ever-Increasing Utility Costs?   Utility charges are on an upward trend with no end in sight. The good news: You can hold back and even reverse increases in electric, water, and other utility costs — with help from a utility audit.   With extreme weather and severe droughts grabbing headlines — especially … read more

The Dangers of Do-It-Yourself Utility Auditing

Sep 1, 2014 |

The Dangers of Do-It-Yourself Utility Auditing You’d think that finding utility overcharges would be simple enough — just take a close look at your HOA or business’s utility bills, right?   Not exactly. Do-it-yourself (DIY) utility auditing can backfire if you don’t know what you’re doing, as one property manager learned the hard way.   … read more