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Internal Improvements – Is Permission Required? – Queensland

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You’ve been saving up, and you’ve decided renovating or improving your apartment sounds like a good idea. You know what you want to do, how much it will cost you, and approximately how long it will take before you will be living in recently renovated

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SSKB welcomes Newstead Towers to our community

Newstead Towers

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We’re delighted to welcome a new community to the SSKB family. Newstead Towers encompasses 314 of Brisbane’s finest new apartments in spacious one, two or three-bedroom configurations. It boasts features and facilities rarely seen in such an affordable mixed use project, including its very own

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Energy efficiency is possible in strata communities. SSKB looks at some of the options.

Ideas For Going Green

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It can be easy going green, and the long term benefits could include financial savings as well as ecological ones. Encouraging green planting in and around buildings – especially creating green shade on balconies that receive a blast of western sun – can reduce the

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SSKB recommends body corporate and woenrs corporation committees scheduling important safety inspections

Strata FAQ: Who’s Responsible? Victoria

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Welcome to a new feature in your SSKB Committee Newsletter. Each edition we will be taking a frequently asked question received by our community managers and share them with you. This is part of our commitment to providing education and support for body corporate and

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Strata FAQ: What About Precedents? – NSW

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Each edition we will be taking a frequently asked question received by our community managers and share them with you. This is part of our commitment to providing education and support for body corporate and owners corporation committees across Australia. If you have a question

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Strata FAQ: Setting Precedents – Qld

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Each edition we will be taking a frequently asked question received by our community managers and share them with you. This is part of our commitment to providing education and support for body corporate and owners corporation committees across Australia. If you have a question

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Facilities Manager plays an important role in many strata communities.

The Role of a Facilities Manager

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In the relationship between a body corporate committee and a facility manager, problems can sometimes arise where there is confusion on the roles of the facility manager. A ‘fit and firing’ relationship between these two entities is vital to ensuring a strata scheme can function

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Power To The People – Qld

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Important information for all Queensland body corporate committees from Silver Asset Services: The National Energy Customer Framework (NECF) was introduced to Queensland on 1 July 2015. NECF is a set of national laws, rules and regulations governing the sale and supply of energy (electricity and

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SSKB Take Five with Craig Whye, Evolution Apartments

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Take Five: With Craig Whye, group general manager Flair Hotel Group (including Evolution Apartments) Property Profile Location – Evolution Apartments – 18 Tank Street, Brisbane, QLD 4000 Property Type – Serviced Apartments What is it that you love about this place – Location, standard of the building and

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Go streamline with this besta TV storage hub

Space: The Final Frontier

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Whether you’re in a multi-bedroom townhome or a bijoux studio apartment, storage space always seems to be at a premium. In fact, the Victoria Government released the results of a recent survey which revealed that a lack of storage space is the number one thing

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grevileas make a great native feature in strata community gardens

Native Plants The Natural Choice For Smart Committees

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By Bethany King One of my favourite places to spend time is my grandma’s garden – always filled with beautiful scents, vivid colours and joyful rainbow lorikeets. While my grandma (still an avid gardener in her eighties) can spend hours planning what plants will go

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Strata FAQ: Flying Minutes

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Welcome to a new feature in your SSKB Committee Newsletter. Each edition we will be taking a frequently asked question received by our community managers and share them with you. This is part of our commitment to providing education and support for body corporate and

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Is your swimming pool compliant? Contact StarBMS for an inspection and report

Pool Laws Make A Splash

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The weather is scorching. Your face red from blowing up the inflatable pool and believe it or not, you may have just broken the law. Tens of thousands of Sydney families are inadvertently breaking the law by using portable pools, which are responsible for a fifth of backyard

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SSKB gives you handy tips for dealing with noisy neighbours

A Big Noise On Peace and Quiet

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Summer is nearly here and your community may have additional visitors. SSKB shows you how to manage neighbourly noise in a way that could have you making friends.

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Dive Into Pool Safety!

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If your strata community has a swimming pool, it is a pretty sure bet that your place will be a favourite destination for friends and families this summer. The Royal Life Saving Society’s annual drowning report noted that in 2014-2015, 271 people drowned in Australia.

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