Insurance News Release: CHU launches CHUiSAVER ENERGY

Naomi Preston Strata News

27 March 2017 Steadfast-owned strata specialist CHU Underwriting Agencies today launched an energy comparison service, to help consumers in strata properties get the best utilities prices. CHUiSaver Energy is the first non-insurance product from the CHUServices division. “The strata sector is poorly represented when it comes to offering tailored solutions and cost savings via collective purchasing arrangements,” CEO Bobby Lehane …

CHU launches new energy comparison service CHUiSAVER ENERGY

Lisa Cochrane Strata News

The debate over energy is heating up in the face of increasing energy rates and power blackouts and shortages. This coupled with a number of new energy providers in the market means there has never been a more important time for households to review their energy plans to make sure they are receiving the best deal. In response to these …

CHU goes digital: New arm plants flag in insurtech sphere

Lisa Cochrane Strata News

THE BURGEONING INSURTECH FIELD IS ABOUT TO become a little more crowded as strata specialist Corporate Home Underwriting (CHU) prepares to debut CHUiSaver, its digital arm. The new organisation aims to be a “nimble” insurtech start-up that offers quality strata products for commercial and residential clients. The digital arm will transact business online through its inhouse Stratatech platform, a self-service …

Be Storm Ready

Lisa Cochrane Strata News

As we all look forward to the summer months and the holiday season is it important to remember that summer can be a period that brings extreme weather events including storms and fires. As storm and fire season is now upon us, we encourage you to work with your Strata Communities to be ‘Storm Ready’. Below are some suggestions for …

Digital Disruption – Threat or Opportunity?

Lisa Cochrane Strata News

Over the past few years, the concept of Digital Disruption has received a great deal of media attention. But do we understand what Digital Disruption is? and furthermore do we understand the implication for the Strata Industry? A simple definition might be that Digital Disruption is the change that occurs when new Digital technologies and business models affect the value …

Insurance commissions: The myths and facts

CHU Strata News

A big topic at the moment around the corridors of the strata industry is insurance commissions and how they affect you – the lot owner. We have asked the biggest underwriting insurance agency CHU Underwriting to explain it to you. Introduction: The NSW Government is considering imposing a prohibition on Strata Managers (and only Strata Managers) from receiving commission for …

NSW Strata Insurance Commissions – CHU Update

CHU Strata News

The potential ban on paying insurance commissions to strata managers sparked a great deal of concern within the strata management industry. So we were very pleased the Government listened to the concerns raised by the relevant industry bodies and stakeholders. The NSW Strata Law Reform Position Paper, released on 14 November, has focused on increased disclosure and transparency around third-party …

The CHUman is going on the Variety Bash and needs your help

CHU Strata News

CHU is participating in the 2014 Variety Bash from 7th August for ten days and we are calling on you for support by providing donations to this worthy cause. Interested in supporting? All funds are to be deposited into an “Everyday Hero” charity account. Click here to go straight to the account to find out more and make your donation. …