Regenesis is the recognized reserve study provider in the Pacific Northwest and a member of Association of Professional Reserve Analysts. Richard Thompson is president of Association of Professional Reserve Analysts and holds the Professional Reserve Analyst (PRA)™ designation, the highest credential in the reserve study industry.

The reserve study analyzes major repair and replacement needs like roofing and painting and provides a funding plan for accumulating money to perform this work when its needed. It is a fundamental planning tool that all homeowner associations need.  Continued

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