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Sarah Sukta

Sarah Sukta is the Director of Marketing for eUnify, cloud based property management software. She received her Masters of Business Administration from Arizona State University and is Inbound Marketing Certified.
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6 Benefits of the Cloud for Property Management

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Sep 9, 2020 11:25:49 AM

Cloud computing is no longer the future, it’s a convenient reality and if you’re not using it for your property management and/or HOA, you could be missing out on some valuable and handy features. Cloud-based software options are available for just about every function your management company or HOA needs to accomplish, from accounting and online payments, to CC&R enforcement (violations!) and communicating with residents.

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Topics: Software, Property Management, self managed HOA, HOA, HOA Board

Mobile Inspections, Uninterrupted.

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Sep 2, 2020 7:45:00 AM

The growing ubiquity of cloud-computing is built on the assumption of stable and secure remote access. For association managers, this has meant the transition from pen and paper to mobile account lookup, and violation and work order capture on smart phones and tablets. When your work depends on a data connection, what happens when the signal is weak or lost? This issue has been a major challenge and frustration to managers all over the country as management companies have adopted cloud-based systems. From the very first version of our mobile app for compliance, over 5 years ago, eUnify has addressed these concerns. Offline access continues to set our mobile app apart from others. These are the key features of the uManage mobile app keep your mobile inspections uninterrupted:

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Topics: uManage, mobile

RFP's with uManage

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Aug 12, 2020 7:45:00 AM

State law and/or association governing documents might require that you get multiple bids on all common area projects. Getting numerous bids keeps you in compliance with these rules and helps ensure a fair process, not weighted by favoritism. Projects that fall under the purview of board members and association managers require due diligence in vetting vendors. Management companies typically work with a list of preferred vendors, but numerous bids are should be sought to get the best vendor, price, and final result for a project.

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Topics: uManage, RFP

Keep Your Company and Client Data Safe

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Aug 5, 2020 7:45:00 AM

The need for convenience and efficiency in accomplishing core management functions should not come at the price of security. No one wants to be the next “big box” chain to compromise client data. Consider these points to keep your company and client data safe when making a software purchase:

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Topics: Software, Property Management, Security

uManage Vendor Portal....You Need It!

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jul 29, 2020 7:45:00 AM

Vendor management means keeping track of a lot of moving parts, especially for larger management companies, who might work with a thousand or more vendors across hundreds of associations. The Work Order system and vendor database built into uManage have helped many management companies maintain vendor information and streamlined vendor interactions, but we’ve taken things a step further with a new dedicated uManage Vendor Portal. This is a space just for vendors and includes these valuable tools:

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Topics: uManage, vendor portal

eUnify for the Summer: HOA Home and Pool Tips

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jul 8, 2020 7:45:00 AM

Staying cool for the summer is easy, just think cool colors, like green and blue. Here are some tips for staying cool this summer and saving you some money as well:

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Topics: community link, summer, pool pass

HOA in the Summer ...2020

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jul 1, 2020 7:15:00 AM

Summer is finally here! However, summer might look a little different this year because of the current status of COVID-19. We STILL need to make sure our HOAs stay cool and safe in the upcoming summer months, especially as parts of the country start to reopen.  Whether it’s the safety of children or pets or even complying with HOA rules and regulations, here are 5 good classic summer HOA blogs (that might need slight modification depending on where you live).  Click on the titles to read more.

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Topics: Property Management, Community, HOA

eUnify Accounting ....Does It ALL!

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jun 24, 2020 7:30:00 AM

eUnify offers a full accounting platform for community management with powerful automation and integration advantages.  The complete package includes all the accounting functions necessary to maintain homeowner accounts, invoice vendors, receive payments, reconcile statements and produce financial reports.

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Topics: Accounting Integration, hoa accounting

Renewal, Challenges and Opportunities for New Software

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jun 10, 2020 8:00:00 AM

With everything going on post pandemic, and taking a broader view, what this month brings is renewal.  At this time of renewal, there are challenges for HOA management and opportunities with new software designed to meet those challenges.

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Topics: Software, uManage, eUnify, hoa accounting

Architectural Review Process with eUnify

Posted by Sarah Sukta on Jun 3, 2020 7:45:00 AM

eUnify streamlines architectural review by automating plan submission, manager and committee review, communication, voting, and approval/denial notices to homeowners. The process combines homeowner and committee input using CommunityLink portals and manager facilitation in uManage in a few easy steps:

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Topics: uManage, architectural reviews, community link