California laws governing homeowner associations constantly change and it’s tough to stay informed and educated.  Since 1973, Echo has helped thousands of board members and homeowners and we look forward to being your trusted resource as well. Your home is one of your largest investments, knowing your rights and responsibilities as a homeowner in an HOA community can help preserve that investment for many years to come!

Work Together…..Not Alone

We believe that educated owners form healthy communities that make good decisions and expect quality management.  With your membership, we welcome you into our family of thousands of HOA board members, homeowners, and industry experts.   Education | Advocacy | Connection……that’s what we are all about.

Our 12-month Individual Membership includes:

Bi-Monthly Magazine

The Echo Journal features in-depth articles that get you ready to monitor the many tasks and responsibilities your board members face and you as a homeowner should be concerned about. As an individual member, you will receive one Journal and may also view all past journals dating back to 2007 FREE and online in a beautiful electronic format.

Informative Website

Get quick, expert answers from our online library of statues and articles.  Read about legislative updates and shop Echo’s Bookstore which provides additional resource and downloadable forms, just a click away.

Statute Book

Updated each year, our Statute book of indexed California laws is an essential reference tool. All members may download it for FREE or view it online as an electronic magazine.

Legislative Updates

No more surprises – Echo closely monitors and reports on HOA legislation in Sacramento both in our magazine and online.  You’ll be ready when new laws take effect.

Insight E-Newsletter

Always stay informed with timely and trending HOA-focused articles and fast-breaking news.  Look to the bi-monthly EchoInsight for updates on Echo events and networking opportunities.

Free Seminars and Webinars

Fun, free, HOA-specific education with industry experts that will help to refine your skills and build a network of local professionals and fellow board members and homeowners as an independent resource for you.


Our once-a-year  HOA University & Expo is an absolute must-attend event.  Whether you or a new or seasoned board member or want to stay informed homeowner, Expo provides education and best practices on topics such as finance, insurance, and current California HOA related legislation.  It’s an amazing opportunity to meet and network with hundreds of fellow board members and HOA experts.

Community Networking

Our Resource Panel Luncheons are gatherings of local groups of Echo members to learn, share tips, and offer support all while listening to a professional speaker in the industry.

We’re a Resource

Reach out to our friendly staff.  We’re always ready to help you find the right resource and work through challenging issues.  Echo works for HOA boards and homeowners….we are on your team.


$95 Annually  New in 2019!  Invite A Homeowner Program:  If the individual is recommended by a current, active Echo Member; Vendor, Management Firm, or HOA Board member, the membership assessment drops to $50, a nearly 50% savings!  Applies to the first year only.  Renewal at the published rate. This cannot be accomplished online.  You must first call into Echo’s office and speak with the membership department.   408.297.3246.

*Professionals serving common interest developments may not become individual members