The Foundation supports research and develops publications on a variety of topics that can help you develop more effective and harmonious community associations. Foundation products include the Community Association Compensation & Salary Survey, Best Practices Reports, and the Nationwide Survey of Homeowner Satisfaction. These and other community association-related books can be purchased from the CAI Bookstore. The Best Practices Reports are also available as a free download on this website.

Best Practices Reports

What makes a good community association? How do residents know which community association is superior? To answer these questions, homeowners need a tool—a set of best practices. View any of the Best Practices Reports.

2013 Community Association Manager Compensation and Salary Survey

The information in this report represents complete, accurate, and up-to-date compensation data on the community association industry. View a description of this survey.

Nationwide Survey of Homeowner Satisfaction

Conducted by Zogby International and funded by CAI's Presidents' Club, this survey reveals overwhelming satisfaction among community association residents. View the survey results.

View additional association-related research in our Research Projects section of the website.