As of April 1st your board of trustees will be holding all their monthly board meetings at our new financial management company, VIS Group, Inc. They are located at 8617 Martin Way E, Lacey WA 98516 which is close to but across Martin from the Costco Gas Station. They have a 20-25 person conference room with WiFi for Zoom and plenty of parking.
You are welcome to join your neighbors at 6:30 to 8:00 pm on the first Wednesday of the month (except for December when we take a holiday break and May when we need a larger venue for our Annual Membership Meeting which will be announced weeks before hand).
Go to zoom.us/join on a web browser
Meeting ID: 578 160 7403
Two kayak storage racks are located on the back side of the marina. The rental fee is currently $50/year. Watercraft is not permitted to be left overnight on the beachfront unless stored on racks or the marina. Contact the marina manager for slip or space availability through the Contact Us form.
Our high tide marina is located on the west end of our beachfront. Over 20 slips are available for annual rental. Boat owners must have the vessel licensed, in operating condition, and insured against spill damage. Beginning in May, 2020 the annual rental fee will be $475/year. Watercraft is not permitted to be left overnight on the beachfront unless stored on racks or the marina. Contact the marina manager for slip or space availability through the Contact Us form.
[UPDATED MAY 2022]
As a Beachcrest homeowner you are a member of our community association. At the May 2022 annual meeting the increase in annual dues to $600 was ratified. Statements were mailed to owners at the end of May. 4 payment choices were offered including $50/month for 12 months.
[UPDATED MAY 2022]
As a Beachcrest homeowner you are a member of our community association. At the May 2022 annual meeting a one-time special assessment for $800 was ratified. Statements were mailed to owners at the end of July offering 8 payment choices including $22.22/month for 3 years.
Our annual property owner dues and any special assessments provide for our operating and maintenance expenses for our:
Each home has been issued two fobs that open our beach gate from 4:00 am to 10:00 pm. Those fobs should transfer to the new owner when a property is sold. If fobs are reported missing they will be deactivated. Replacement fobs may be purchased for $10 each by the owner. No more than two fobs are assigned to each home address. Use the Contact Us form for any questions.
The Board of Trustees have a few areas of oversight that require residents to submit a request:
If persistent dog parking is an on going issue. especially at night, the person you should contact is the neighbor with the dog. For best results, informing your neighbor in a respectful manner that their dog is affecting your sleep.
As of Mar 2023:
NOTE: The board has approved hiring VIS Group, Inc to replace Vantage as our new financial management company as of April 1st, 2023. This will mean that all dues and special assessment payments will now need to be sent to VIS Group. There will be a packet mailed out to all BCA members with full details. See below links to more information. Please send all future payments to VIS at:
Beachcrest Community Ass’n
c/o VIS Group, Inc.
PO Box 7218
San Francisco, CA 94120-7218
The Board has approved VIS Group, Inc as our new financial management company replacing Vantage on April 1st, 2023.
Click on the below for more info:
Our 2022 Reserve Study has been completed and now revised but is under review. See it under the “Resources >> Bylaws, CRs and Other Docs” page.
At the April 2023 monthly board meeting, the board approved a 2023-24 budget for membership ratification according to RCW 64.90.525 in Bylaw Article 2.4. To briefly summarize:
More details will be forth coming in the membership packet being mailed out in a few weeks. Click here for budget line items as approved by the board.
Board of Trustees Minutes
Bylaws, CRs and Other Docs
Property Manager Reports
Beachcrest History Archive
Nisqually Tide Chart
Thurston Co. Assessor
Recycle or trash chart (click for pdf download)
Lacey Watering Schedule
Vantage Payment Options
Vantage News & Notices
Beachcrest Exchange on Facebook – for residents only
30 Years of Beachcrest history as captured in our newsletter is now available at the link below.
Back in 1991 it was Sandy Morasky’s vision to create the VIEW, without which we would have lost so much history about this place. Thank you Sandy!
For current VIEW: Dec 2022
For The VIEW Archives: click here