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    1. Where to Buy

      Where to find IPs, which suburbs are booming, which suburbs you think are going to boom, where to find positive cashflow, anything dealing with location.
      Latest: Rockhampton, Townsville and FNQ Icarus, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:33 AM
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    2. Property Market Economics

      The state of the property market, influences of the economy on the property market and of the property market on the economy ! Property cycles, inflationary effects, interest rates etc.
      Latest: Brisbane is booming 2022! Sackie, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:39 AM
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    3. Investment Strategy

      Discussions about overall strategy; cashflow vs capital growth; adding value; gearing levels; debt reduction; rentvesting; buy-and-hold vs flipping; when to sell; "what would you do?" type questions
      Latest: Real Estate or Shares larrylarry, 22nd May, 2022 at 7:09 PM
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    4. What to buy

      What type of property to buy; houses vs units; new vs established; number of bedrooms; which infrastructure to buy near (public transport; shops; schools; etc); features to look for
      Latest: Power/electricity line skater, 23rd May, 2022 at 8:28 AM
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    5. Investor Stories & Showcase

      Discussions about what our members have achieved and showcase of properties they have bought or renovations and developments.
      Latest: 2 years - 5 properties, portfolio worth 3.1M Rentvester, 19th May, 2022 at 2:05 AM
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    1. Property Management

      Finding tenants, managing properties, managing property managers, dealing with problems and risks associated with owning tenanted property, working with strata corporations.
      Latest: Tenant keeping a dog out notification to owner or PM [email protected], 23rd May, 2022 at 9:34 AM
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    2. The Buying & Selling Process

      Negotiating a deal, rapport with agents, finding motivated buyers/sellers, conveyancing, finding a solicitor, property searches, buying & selling costs, marketing methods, experience with buyer-agents, etc.
      Latest: Recommendation for a good Buyers Agent MyPropertyPro, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:17 AM
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    3. Property Experts

      Property experts and "gurus" - discussion about the authors, commentators, seminar providers and spruikers who hold themselves out to be experts in real estate markets and strategies.
      Latest: Property Investment Education serendip, 16th May, 2022
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    4. Property Information Resources & Tools

      Where to find information and discussion and reviews of information resources and tools for investors - books, magazines, seminars, websites, software, even people.
      Latest: anyone interested in share DSR data? property_geek, 21st May, 2022 at 9:41 AM
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    5. Property Analysis

      Dissect and discuss a property you see advertised - analyse the deal, commentary on the listing, discuss the location and crunch the numbers.
      Latest: Low Height rooms - Impact on Property Value [email protected], 16th May, 2022
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    1. Development

      Building new properties, Subdivision, Rezoning, Landbanking - anything to do with changing the nature or usage of the land
      Latest: How to locate vacant blocks [email protected], 23rd May, 2022 at 11:21 AM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties
      Latest: Apartment and garden renovation. Sydney. Sackie, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:36 AM
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    3. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: Builder in Brisbane required robboat, 23rd May, 2022 at 10:41 AM
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    4. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house or buildings
      Latest: Front and Back Yard skater, 21st May, 2022 at 7:32 AM
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    5. Styling & Decorating

      Cosmetic (ie non-structural) improvements to properties, including painting or decorating, updating fixtures and fittings, furnishings and staging properties for sale.
      Latest: Help make this space liveable wylie, 1st May, 2022
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    6. Granny Flats

      Granny Flats - secondary dwellings added to existing properties on the same title
      Latest: Granny flat build jins13, 20th May, 2022 at 3:01 PM
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: General Commercial Property Queries Scott No Mates, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:10 AM
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    2. Airbnb & Short Term Letting

      Being an Airbnb host, homestay, short term letting, holiday rentals, holiday homes, accommodation sharing, Stayz
    3. Innovative Property Investment Techniques

      Discussion on innovative property related money making and financing techniques including, but not limited to, wraps, lease options, flips, put/call options, cashbonds and other "non-traditional" techniques.
      Latest: Flipping company? kacheek, 8th Dec, 2021
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    4. NRAS & NDIS SDA

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) and National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) funded Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)
      Latest: Whom to work with, besides NDISP? SDAInvestor, 22nd May, 2022 at 11:38 PM
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    1. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
    2. Marketplace

      List property you have for sale or rent or wanted. Buy/sell/swap goods you no longer need. Post requests for JV partners for property deals.
      Latest: White Blanco double bowl for sale datto, 4th May, 2022
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  1. InvestChat

    Shares, funds, and other investment types
    1. Shares & Funds

      Investing in directly held shares, index funds, managed funds, listed investment companies and trusts, property, infrastructure, etc
      Latest: 10 bagger Anthony416, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:06 AM
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    2. Share Investing Strategies, Theories & Education

      Strategies for investing in shares and related products
      Latest: Ashley Ormond (aka Owen) newsletters dunno, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:13 AM
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    3. Sharemarket News & Market Analysis

      Analysing indexes and market movements and recent news from the markets
      Latest: World Indices Roundup 2021 kitdoctor, 21st May, 2022 at 12:06 PM
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    4. Sharemarket Investing Platforms, Tools & Services

      Discussion about the services and platforms we use to transact and manage our investments, including stock brokers, fund platforms, trading software, etc. - plus questions about the mechanics of buying and selling
      Latest: NAB Equity Builder - too good to be true? Hockey Monkey, 12th May, 2022
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    5. Other Asset Classes

      Investment vehicles other than real estate and shares: cash & term deposits, bonds, forex, cryptocurrencies, precious metals, art, collectables, etc
      Latest: Art as an investment Properwin, 19th May, 2022 at 9:24 PM
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    1. Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE)

      Discussions about the FIRE lifestyle movement - aiming to achieve financial independence and retiring early.
      Latest: How much do you need / want, before you retire? Ross36, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:30 AM
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    2. Investor Psychology & Mindset

      The psychology of investing and finance. Why people invest. What motivates people. Setting goals. Overcoming fear, negativity and apathy.
      Latest: The greatest lessons and philosophical ideas of my life wylie, 21st May, 2022 at 10:36 AM
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    3. Money Management & Banking

      Saving money, reducing bad debt, keeping on top of expenses, how do you get ahead? Also, bank accounts, credit cards, money transfers etc.
      Latest: Spriggy kids debit card Adz1, 16th May, 2022
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    4. Philanthropy

      Giving back - either financially or through volunteering your time to help others
    5. Articles

      Investing Articles from InvestChat.com.au
      Latest: Trustee Directors Liability Update NickM, 17th Oct, 2009
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  2. BusinessChat

    Business, Startups and Venture Capital
    1. Starting & Running a Business

      General discussion about starting and operating a business
      Latest: Anyone running a franchise gym Rentvester, 20th May, 2022 at 8:44 PM
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    2. Business Accounting, Tax & Legal

      Discussion of all things accounting, taxation and legal for business.
    3. Business Showcase & Feedback

      Let us know about your business or new website or new product you've developed.
      Latest: Community sporting club website abbyfresh, 2nd Nov, 2021
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: THE election weekend 2022. hammer, 23rd May, 2022 at 11:39 AM
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    2. Introductions

      New to PropertyChat? Say hello here and let us know a bit about you!
      Latest: Hi, Jerry Parker skater, 23rd May, 2022 at 9:44 AM
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    3. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Gold Coast Dinner Tues 24th May @6.30pm Benowa Tavern Player, 23rd May, 2022 at 7:33 AM
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    4. PropertyChat Community & Website

      About our community - who our members are, how things work around here, problems using the site and features you'd like to see!
      Latest: This forum will go quiet in 3, 2, 1... jins13, 16th May, 2022
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    5. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: PropertyChat 2021 stats [email protected], 16th Mar, 2022
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