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CAI is an international membership organization dedicated to building better communities by providing education and resources to the homeowner leaders who govern and the professionals who support them. With more than 34,000 members, CAI has 63 chapters worldwide, including Canada, the Middle East and South Africa, and relationships with housing leaders in a number of other countries, including Australia and the United Kingdom. 

Here are just some of the benefits CAI offers its members:

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In order to empower communities to serve at their best abilities, we offer different membership benefits to the various types through annual dues structures. 

Each membership type with CAI will provide you with insider insight on the latest innovations in communities worldwide, time- and money-saving tools, and opportunities to share information and knowledge with your peers.‚Äč

Pick which one you would benefit the most from!

Homeowners, Board Members, and Community Leaders

The best community associations have the best boards – they're educated, knowledgeable, and prepared to lead their communities successfully. CAI membership provides your board members the best resources and education to stay informed. And now you can have up to 15 board members join for only $250*!

*Plus a mandatory advocacy support fee (included in the pricing below) and an optional donation to the Foundation for Community Association Research. 


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Join Up to 15 Board Members for Only $250

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Community Managers

Community managers are the professional backbone of the communities they serve, providing the skills and expertise that are essential to the successful management of associations. Let CAI help you shape the industry. Annual membership dues are $142. 

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Management Companies

Expand your client base and access tools, resources, and information.  CAI is your source to what is important in the community association field.  Membership for managers in your company is not included with a Management Company membership. An individual Manager membership must be purchased. Annual membership dues are $445. 

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Business Partners

Business Partner members include attorneys, accountants, insurance professionals, reserve providers, bankers/lenders, builder/developers, realtors, software providers, landscapers, roofers and many others. Annual membership dues are $605.

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>>Learn about additional memberships, including Multi-Chapter, Student, Public Official and National Corporate categories, here

Please note, Membership dues include a mandatory advocacy support fee and an optional donation to the Foundation for Community Association Research. Membership dues are non-refundable. Please use the latest version of the free Adobe Acrobat Reader or Adobe Acrobat when downloading application(s).