Approving Invoices Is Easy Through The Hub

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Keeping track of invoices for your body corporate or owners corporation is quick and convenient with the Invoice Hub. The Invoice Hub is easy to use, save you time and give you more control over the approval of invoices. Some of the other benefits include:

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Dealing With Arrears

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Strata living is all about sharing – sharing common property facilities as well as sharing physical infrastructure. Another thing which is shared is the associated costs in keeping the scheme compliant with its legal and statutory requirements, and ensuring the property and facilities are kept

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SSKB looks at how lot entitlements are carried out.

How Your Levies Are Calculated – NSW

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How are your levies calculated? Have you ever reviewed your budgets or general meeting material and wondered how your levies are calculated? Or similarly, have you just paid your levy without really knowing what you’ve been paying for? Here is a quick guide to assist

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SSKB looks at how lot entitlements are carried out.

How Your Levies Are Calculated – Qld

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How are your levies calculated? Have you ever reviewed your budgets or general meeting material and wondered how your levies are calculated? Or similarly, have you just paid your levy without really knowing what you’ve been paying for? Here is a quick guide to assist

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SSKB looks at how lot entitlements are carried out.

How Your Levies Are Calculated – Victoria

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How are your levies calculated? Have you ever reviewed your budgets or general meeting material and wondered how your levies are calculated? Or similarly, have you just paid your levy without really knowing what you’ve been paying for? Here is a quick guide to assist

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How To Prepare A Budget

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Preparation of a budget is one of the most important tasks a committee must undertake in their year to year operation. The following are general principles which strata communities may consider when preparing their budgets. The previous year end accounts are reviewed prior to commencing preparation of

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SSKB Strata Managers looks at at what committees should do with excess funds raised by special levies

Surplus Special Levy Funds – Qld

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In recent articles, we have discussed the roles of sinking funds and administrative funds in strata communities.  A sinking fund is effectively a deposit which exists to allow a body corporate to pay for major capital repairs of a building, while the administrative fund is

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SSKB looks at Sinking Funds/Maintenance Funds for Strata Communities

Sinking Funds Explained – Queensland

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What is a sinking fund? A body corporate’s sinking fund is effectively a deposit which exists to allow a body corporate to pay for repairs and maintenance of a building. The money in a sinking fund can be spent on several different things.  Firstly, it

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SSKB recommends contributions continue whilethe budget negotations are underway

Continuity of Contributions – Qld

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The Queensland Government has announced a review into the state’s property laws including the Body Corporate Community and Management Act 1997 and other community titles legislation including body corporate governance issues. The review period ends on the 22nd of February. This follows on the heels

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Go Paperless with SSKB and experience the difference

Going Paperless: an FAQ

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In 2016 SSKB is encouraging all our communities to ‘go paperless’ wherever practical. We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions you might have about our new program. Question: What does ‘go paperless’ mean? Answer: Go paperless means opting to receive contribution notices, agendas, minutes

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New Features for Owners using the Stratamax Portal

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Some enhancements have been made to the Online Stratamax Portal including changes to the way committee members and lot owners log on. From the 23rd June 2015 owners and committee members will be required to create “User Accounts” rather than using the existing method of

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Changes to Accounts Payable Process

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As a follow up to the StrataSure principles announced last month and in line with our pursuit of excellence in systems and processes,  SSKB has made positive changes to our Accounts Payable Process . We have now implemented a mechanism that supports the management of

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Brisbane Trade Show-Reserve your place today!

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Due to the success of the Gold Coast Living in Strata Trade Show, we are pleased to announce there will be another, this time in Brisbane! As an initiative of SSKB, the Living in Strata Trade Show is a fantastic opportunity for lot owners, committee

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Payout for SSKB Bodies Corporate

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It’s that time of year again – Bendigo Bank (Bundall) and SSKB are very pleased to announce that the semi-annual Community Dividend for the period Jan 1  to June 30 2013,  has now been paid to 352 body corporate associations, totaling a massive $$49,889.76   Since the commencement of

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‘Where does the money go?’ A presentation by SSKB Director, Paul Wood

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At SSKB, our Community Managers are commonly asked the question ‘Where does the money go?’ In reference to levies, many lot owners query whether their costs are too high in comparison to other buildings, and more importantly- can their levies be reduced? SSKB Director, Paul

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