Octoberfest 2013

Saturday, October 26th, offered up perfect weather for Wildewood Springs second annual Octoberfest.

The association provided brats and beer. Corporate sponsors and residents provided over 30 door prizes that were awarded by a free ticket lottery.

Great food was provided by residents.


August Newsletter


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Audit results

The final draft of the 2012 Audit was approved 3/8/2013.  There were no changes from the report provided at the February board of director’s meeting.

The first draft of the 2012 Audit was completed 2/15/2013.  The final audit should be completed before the annual meeting.

We are currently showing an increase of $2497 in total assets and a decrease of $13,920 in current liabilities from the previous post of December year-end financial results. There was no change in cash or cash equivalents.

January financial statements

For the month of January, Administration was under budget by 5.9%, Grounds and Land Maintenance was under budget by 8.6% and Pools/Tennis was under budget by 25%.  Building maintenance was over budget by 41.3% due to material and labor expenses required prior to painting.  Utilities were over budget by 10%.  The utilities budget is entered on an equal accrual basis and it is typical for utilities to be over budget during the first and fourth quarters and under budget for the second and third quarters.

Total expenses were 1.6% over budget for January.

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December financial statements

These are the preliminary December financial statements which include year-end results.  The completion of the audit of these statements is scheduled for February 12, 2013.  Any corrections to the year-end statements will be posted before the annual meeting on Monday, March 11, 2013.

Total expenses for the year (unaudited) were 4.8% below budget.  Administrative expenses, for the year, came in 10.3% below budget.  This was due primarily to savings in insurance expense. Grounds and Land Maintenance was 1.4% below budget.  Building maintenance was 5.4% over budget due primarily to preparation for painting. Pools and Tennis expenses were 17.3% over budget due to the year-end purchase of new pool furniture as approved by the board of directors.

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