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Mitch Drimmer Axela Technologies

Mitch Drimmer
President of Business Development
Axela Technologies

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About the Author

Mitch Drimmer is a respected thought leader in his field and has led numerous continuing education classes in collections, His articles have been published in key trade journals and newspapers, and he is a speaker at educational seminars.

As the President of Business Development for Axela Technologies, Drimmer works with community associations and their management companies to introduce innovative strategies to collect delinquent maintenance fees.

Throughout his career, Drimmer has worked with community associations to help them see their way through tough times, especially during the real estate crash. He is a passionate advocate for community associations and has participated in the legislative process over the years trying to bring fair and equitable legislation that serves community associations.

Drimmer earned a Bachelor of Arts in History from Hunter College in New York City, and has worked in the community association collections space since 2007.

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What Happens After an HOA Foreclosure?

By Bob Gourley | 25 May, 2022
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Once a collections attorney completes an HOA foreclosure, what happens? How does the HOA or Condo Association recover delinquent funds?

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This Isn’t Why You Volunteered to Serve on your HOA or Condominium Association Board!

By Bob Gourley | 9 March, 2022
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You joined your HOA or condo board to make a difference, not to dive head first into the drama of HOA bill collection. Don’t shoulder that burden, let Axela do it for you.

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Who Collects HOA Fees?

Who Collects Condo and HOA Fees and Assessments? What Happens to the Money?

By Bob Gourley | 5 January, 2022
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HOA fees and assessments are the lifeblood of a community association. But why is that so? Understanding how and why your community collects fees is important to understanding your part in your condo association or HOA.

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Shifting the Emotional Burden of Condo and HOA Delinquency

Shifting the Emotional Burden of Condo and HOA Delinquency

By Bob Gourley | 16 December, 2021
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HOA delinquency is a common problem many communities face. Homeowners and condo association board members shouldn’t have to handle the emotional turmoil unpaid assessments bring.

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Outsourcing to Grow Your Association Management Company

Outsourcing to Grow Your Association Management Company

By Bob Gourley | 30 September, 2021
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Having trouble finding good talent to grow your association management company? You are not alone. Our industry is experiencing a talent shortage. Time to consider outsourcing.

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Why Is Your Community Association Still Using a Lawyer for HOA Collections?

By Bob Gourley | 9 September, 2021
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Should you contact your lawyer for HOA collections? Calling in the big guns may sound good, but it can also cost huge fees that may end up coming back to the association in the long run.

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Easily Comply with Changing State Association Collections Laws Using Axela Technologies

By Bob Gourley | 2 September, 2021
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State community association collections laws are complicated, varied, and seem to be constantly changing. If you’re not in compliance, you could be opening yourself up to liability issues!

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Ignoring the Impact of Inflation Can Be Disastrous to Your Community Association Budget

By Bob Gourley | 5 August, 2021
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Increases in the Consumer Price Index tell us that inflation is on the rise. Are you accounting for it in your community association budget this year? If you fail to plan, the consequences could be disastrous.

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Don't Get Sued Get AXELA

Don’t Get Sued, Get Axela!

By Bob Gourley | 16 July, 2021
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Is your community association indemnified from legal action resulting from collection activities? If not, new legislation could put you in danger of being sued. Want to get paid without risking it all? It’s time to get Axela.

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Fair Collections Everyone in Your Association Can Smile About

Fair Collections Everyone In Your Association Can Smile About

By Bob Gourley | 18 June, 2021
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Condo and HOA Collections don’t need to be unfair. Merit-based solutions exist to make fair collections – a win-win for both the community and the homeowner.

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Courts smackdown shady lending practices

Oregon Supreme Court Smacks Down Lending Practices That Hurt Community Associations

By Bob Gourley | 20 May, 2021
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Even with priority liens, banks and lenders continue to expect community associations to pick up their slack, and then use the courts to excuse their dirty lending practices and throw HOAs under the bus.

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CAI Warns Pending Delinquencies

Community Associations Institute Warns of Pending HOA Delinquencies

By Bob Gourley | 29 April, 2021
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An uptick in condominium and HOA delinquency rates is expected, according to a new survey by Community Associations Institute (CAI)

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What does an HOA collection agency do?

What Does an HOA Collection Agency Do?

By Bob Gourley | 2 March, 2021
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If the governing documents don’t specify, is it legal to hire a 3rd party collections agent and what does an hoa collection agency do?

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Ethical Collections Matters for HOAs and Condos

Why Ethical Collections Really Matters for HOAs and Condominium Associations

By Bob Gourley | 16 February, 2021
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Ethical Collections is about more than just doing the right thing. It is in the best interest of your association financials, and homeowner relations…

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Collections tools for self-managed

Collections Tools for Self-Managed HOAs & Condos

By Bob Gourley | 27 January, 2021
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Ideally, all unit owners pay their assessments on time. But what happens when they don’t? What collections tools for self-managed communities are available?

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