Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

​Common Ground 2018 Editorial Calendar

(As of 11/8/17. Subject to change.)


  • Cover: Rising tides and coastal communities
  • Feature: Hurricane Harvey follow-up
  • Feature: Hurricane Irma follow-up
  • Feature: Hurricane Matthew: One year later
  • CAI 2017 Annual Report
  • On the Board: Board training
  • Nuts & Bolts: Encouraging recycling


  • Cover: Fire codes and sprinkler retrofits in high rises
  • Feature: Long-range planning (another look inside Venture Out at Mesa)
  • Feature: Funding major capital projects
  • Feature: Using your reserve study throughout the year
  • Feature: Book excerpt/community profile
  • On the Board: Budgeting basics
  • Nuts & Bolts: Snow planning in spring


  • Cover: We the Community. What does "community" mean to you?
  • Feature: Next-gen leaders
  • Feature: Diversity in the industry
  • Feature: Polarizing times
  • Feature: Recall elections
  • On the Board: Technology
  • Nuts and Bolts: Sustainable landscape practices


  • Cover: Home-based businesses and remote workers
  • Feature: Much ado about mailboxes
  • Feature: Backyards
  • Feature: Golf carts on the streets
  • Feature: New York City cooperative profile
  • On the Board: Customer service
  • Nuts and Bolts: Sediment accumulation in lakes


  • Cover: Embezzlement warning signs
  • Feature: Non-assessment revenue
  • Feature: How to cut costs
  • Feature: Infrastructure woes
  • Feature: Connecting with first-time homeowners
  • On the Board: Emergency planning
  • Nuts and Bolts: Recycled water


  • Cover: The danger of uninformed boards
  • Feature: Communication techniques
  • Feature: Effective collections and enforcement processes
  • Feature: Communities with low levels of owner occupancy
  • Feature: Exclusive use/limited common elements
  • On the Board: Financial pressure/economic realities
  • Nuts and Bolts: Driverless cars


Daniel Brannigan
(703) 970-9233
Marc A. Ingram
(703) 970-9253


Common Ground™ is published bimonthly by Community Associations Institute, 6402 Arlington Blvd., Suite 500, Falls Church, VA 22042,

© 2017-2018 Community Associations Institute