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CHU SCA (ACT) 2020 Strata Community Awards

On 12 March 2020, we gathered excitedly at Hotel Realm to celebrate the hard work and resilience of the ACT Strata Community with the CHU SCA (ACT) 2020 Strata Community […]

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March 18, 2021

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SCA (Qld) Awards Highlight

Now in its sixth year, the SCA (Qld) Strata Community Awards for Excellence give recognition to the work of body corporate managers and their successes in keeping the real estate […]

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March 4, 2021

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Sustainability in Strata: Cutting through the Complexity

Sustainability in strata is such a critical area for advocacy and reform in Australia right now as governments and citizens globally and locally increasingly recognise its importance and technological advancements […]

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Shaun Brockman, SCA National Policy Manager

March 1, 2021

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New Zealand Recap – Summer 20/21

As I write this, we’re fast approaching the most wonderful time of the year! 2020 has taught us so much, including our real hair colour, the ‘COVID kilos’ pandemic, and […]

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Joanne Barreto, SCA (NZ) President

February 26, 2021

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ACT Recap – Summer 20/21

It is a great privilege to be writing the 2020 Annual Wrap up for SCA (ACT). I was elected to the presidency in the ACT only a short month ago, […]

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Shelley Mulherin, SCA (ACT) President

Tasmania Recap – Summer 20/21

I was recently elected president of the Tasmanian chapter, and would like to take this opportunity to thank Nigel Burridge for everything he has done for SCA (TAS) over the […]

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Sally Bevis SCA (TAS) President

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SA/NT State Recap – Summer 20/21

It certainly was a year! We have all had to evaluate many things in our lives in particular how we work, what allows a business to thrive in the face […]

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Joshua Baldwin, SCA (SA/NT) President

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QLD State Recap – Summer 20/21

We have said goodbye to 2020, but we keep with us the valuable lessons we have learned from it. ‘Starting afresh’ is what most people will be thinking this early […]

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James Nickless, SCA (Qld) President

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NSW State Recap – Summer 20/21

As we closed 2019 with hope and anticipation for a massive 2020, little did we know that our 40th birthday would be celebrated amidst the largest global crisis we’ve had […]

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Chris Duggan, SCA (NSW) President

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Vic State Recap – Summer 20/21

Another year over, and a new one just begun – so this is 2021! Just what does it look like for you and our industry? Well, it may be too […]

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Gregor Evans SCA (VIC) President

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WA State Recap – Summer 20/21

We shook off our COVID-19 restrictions early enough to have some wonderful events as 2020 wound up. Spring had definitely sprung at the Spring drinks in a trendy Northbridge garden […]

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Catherine Lezer, SCA (WA) President

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Raising Professional Standards

When we start talking about professional standards in professions, mature professions that have well ingrained professional standards likely spring to mind first. Think teacher registration, medical licensing and practice certificates […]

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February 1, 2021

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QLD State Recap – Summer 2020

Flammable Cladding At a recent meeting with the Minister for Housing and Public Works, Mick de Brenni, SCA (Qld) was informed that only 55% of affected buildings had complied with […]

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James Nickless, SCA (Qld) President

December 16, 2020

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Greener Rooftops

Brisbane inner city rooftops are going green SCA (QLD) have applauded a proposed amendment to the Brisbane City Plan that will promote more rooftop gardens on inner city apartment buildings. […]

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Marketplace Strategy Solutions & SCA (QLD)

December 15, 2020

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Concierge Services

A first for Canberra apartment buildings Canberra residents in high-rise apartments can expect convenience to be delivered to their door with concierge services in three new apartment buildings, a trend […]

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Marketplace Strategy Solutions & SCA (ACT)

December 11, 2020

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Insurers Agree to Investigate Reinsurance Pool

Long-held opposition to a reinsurance pool has been overturned There may be some good news on the horizon for thousands of North Queenslanders who have seen their residential insurance premiums […]

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Marketplace Strategy Solutions & SCA (Qld)

November 25, 2020

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ACT State Recap – Autumn 2020

SCA (ACT) has been very active during the initial stage of the Covid-19 outbreak to ensure the ACT government is across the essential services that the Strata industry provides, as […]

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Chris Miller, SCA (ACT) President

October 1, 2020

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WA State Recap – Autumn 2020

We are certainly facing challenging times that are really putting us all to the test and I can honestly say that I’m amazed by how quickly our industry has adapted […]

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Scott Bellerby, SCA (WA) President

September 29, 2020

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VIC State Recap – Autumn 2020

The State of Victoria declared a State of Emergency commencing 16th March 2020, for an initial period of 4 weeks. New containment measures for non-essential services were introduced from 23rd […]

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Maree Davenport, SCA (VIC) CEO & Peter Scott, SCA (VIC) President

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TAS Recap – Autumn 2020

Chapter Presidents Meeting I attended this event to represent the interest of Tasmanian members at this National meeting in Melbourne in late February. While events post-meeting have taken centre stage, […]

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Nigel Burridge, SCA (TAS) President