OUR MISSION: To provide information and education to boards, owners and professionals involved with community associations, to help their organizations run more effectively and efficiently

ACTHA focuses on community associations - condominiums, townhomes, HOAs and co-ops in Chicago, Cook, DuPage, Lake, Will, McHenry, Kankakee and other counties throughout Illinois. In addition, ACTHA retains a lobbyist in Springfield to advocate on behalf of our condo, townhouse, homeowner and co-op associations. Read More...

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Roofing:  Restor Property Restoration LLC (Carmel, IN) - Brian Southard, 317-644-0099

Interior/Exterior: Solar Energy:  DSW Consultants, Inc. (Hoffman Estates) - Himanshu Deoskav, 847-208-2190

Property Damage:  Servpro of Oak Lawn - Mark Cosgrove, 708-239-1444

Interior/Exterior Lighting:  LED Cents (Chicago) - Paul Janus, 312-273-1422

Interior/Exterior - Safety and Security:  Total Fire and Safety (Woodridge) - Jason Schroeder, 630-960-5060

Property Damage: Water/Fire:  DryFX (Frankfort) - Tom Ballard, 815-277-5989

Interior/Exterior - Safety Security:  Contech MSI Co. (Rolling Meadows) - Bryan Nordlund, 847-342-9932

Interior/Exterior - Pest Control:  Bed Bug Busters, LLC (Northbrook) - Maria Fernitz, 224-235-4481

Interior/Exterior - General Construction and Masonry Restoration:  Wickright Inc. (Deerfield)- Diane Knight, 312-720-1467

Interior/Exterior - General Construction:  Summit Property Services (Villa Park) - Mark Ranieri, Jr., 630-993-1999

Community Association Management:  Independent Association Managers (Naperville) - Christopher Berg, CMCA, AMS, PCAM, 630-904-2200

Property Damage:  Universal Restoration Services (Wheeling) - Danille Hohol, 888-877-6766

Interior/Exterior: General Construction:  All Trade Property Maintenance Group (Minooka) - Joe Platt, 815-278-1171

Interior/Exterior/Property Damage:  United States Alliance Fire Protection (Lake Forest) - Jenn Bentley, 847-816-0050

Attorneys:  Fischel and Kahn, Ltd. (Chicago) - Mark Rosenbaum - 312-726-0440

Interior/Exterior: Painting/Staining:  Castle Painting (Plainfield) - Rick Campbell, 888-822-7853

Asphalt & Paving:  BP Sealcoating and Paving (Des Plaines) - 224-836-5258

Asphalt & Paving:  A &  A Paving Contractors (Roselle) - Thomas Swing, 630-529-2500, x 105

Interior/Exterior- Painting:  Final Touch Decorating, Inc.  (Oak Park) - Tom Prybylo, 708-434-5154

Interior/Exterior - General Construction:  M & M Home Remodeling Services (Crete) - Jim Martin, 708-756-7800

Community Association Management:  Prominent Property Management (Elgin) - Debbie Roberts, 847-697-7764

Insurance:  Candos Agency (Palos Park) - Al Candos, 708-361-2700

Roofing:  Eugene Matthews, Inc. (Broadview) - John Brinckerhoff, 312-666-4646, X 23

Community Association Management:  Red Brick Property Management (Lombard) - Michael Carnahan, 630-588-9500

Attorneys:  Law Offices of William O. Chatt (Hinsdale) - Bill Chatt, 630-326-0930

Property Damage:  Cornerstone Cleaning & Restoration, Inc. (Sugar Grove) - Michael Blake, 630-557-2000

Energy Procurement:  Alternative Utility Services, Inc. (Lake Geneva) - Fritz Kreiss, 262-248-0930

Community Association Management:  JWR LLC (Crete) - Bonita Royster, 708-672-9300

Communication:  AT & T (Chicago) - Joseph Copak, 312-218-2689

Insurance:  Cusack Insurance Agency LLC (Oak Lawn) - Glen Kato, 708-423-5600

Outdoor Management/Fencing:  CertainTeed Bufftech Fence (Chicago) - Curtis Stewart, 630-532-9351

Community Association Management: Kale Property Management (Chicago) - Jeff Ickow, 312-939-5253

Interior/Exterior Building Services/Waterproofing:  Perma-Seal Basement Systems (Downers Grove) - Kerry Ryan Morgan, 630-241-8874

Interior/Exterior Building Maintenance:  Keyway Lock & Security Co. (Chicago) - Steve Gwin, 773-767-5397

Exterior Building Maintenance/Garage Doors:  Door Service, Inc.  (McHenry) - Rodney Dunlap, 847-877-5580

Attorneys/Property Tax Appeals:  Raila & Associates, PC (Chicago) - Judy Wang, 312-587-9494

Association Management/Consultants:  ASF Enterprises, LLC (Park Ridge) - Angela Falzone, 847-685-0710

Outdoor Management/Pools:  Aqua-Guard Management, Inc. (Palatine) - Christopher Strzalka, 847-277-9840

Association Management:  Advantage Management, Inc. (Chicago) - Neal Shamis, 312-475-9400

Attorneys:  Bryant Gomez & Associates, LLC (Rolling Meadows) - Bryant Gomez, 847-440-3555

Property Damage:  J.C. Restoration (Rolling Meadows) - Fred Schroeder (800-956-8844)

Communication:  Everywhere Wireless (Chicago) - Collin DeMeritt, 312-361-0052 x 703

Exterior Bldg Maintenance/Interior Bldg Services:  Optimum Design Construction LLC (Lombard) - James Tomlin, 331-551-8626

Banking:  Association Capital Bank (St. Charles) - Brook Silvestri, 630-450-0534


Seminars require a pre-registration of 15 for the seminar to be held, unless otherwise indicated.You may pre-register by emailing gael@actha.org. Please indicate the event you are registering for. Registration begins 15 minutes before the stated program start time.

* Wed., April 30: "Physical Aspects of an Association," 7 - 9 p.m., Oak Park Village Hall, 123 W. Madison. Presenter: Kami Farahmandpour of BTC
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* Tues., May 6: "Meetings/Elections of an Association," 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Sullivan High School, 6631 N. Bosworth. Presenter: Charles VanderVennet, Attorney

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Wed., May 7: Webinar - "Financial Implications of the Palm Case," 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Presenter: Mark Cantey of Cantey Associates, CPA

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* Wed., May 14: "Administration of an Association," 7 - 9 p.m., Oak Park Village Hall, 123 W. Madison. Presenter: Marcia Caruso of Caruso Management Group
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Thurs., May 15: "10 Things a Board Member Needs to Know," 6 - 7 p.m., Aurora Public Library, 5555 Eola Rd.
Presenters: Patricia Keating of Exclusive Condominium Management and Doug Sury of Keay and Costello
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* Tues., June 3: "Financial Aspects of an Association,"6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Sullivan High School, 6631 N. Bosworth. Presenter: Mark Cantey of Cantey Associates, Inc.

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* Tues., July 1: "Physical Aspects of an Association,"6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Sullivan High School, 6631 N. Bosworth. Presenter: Kami Farahmandpour of Building Technology Consultants

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* Tues., August 5: "Insurance/Risk Management of an Association," 6:30 - 9:30 p.m., Sullivan High School, 6631 N. Bosworth. Presenter: Joel Davis of CAU Insurance

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* These seminars are part of "Learn and Lead" - ACTHA's Certified Leader program. If you are interested in learning more about the program, click here.