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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: Where to invest 650k in Brisbane Whitecat, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:15 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: Lending crackdown fuels lucrative debt market is_don_is_good, 14th Dec, 2017 at 1:23 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: Definition of positively geared ellejay, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:39 AM
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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: Melbourne Flats Mitch15, 13th Dec, 2017 at 10:01 PM
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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: What do you LOVE most about Property Investment? Meristone, 13th Dec, 2017 at 8:49 PM
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    6. Property Investment - Other

      If you cannot find an appropriate place for your question or discussion topic, just post it here and a moderator will move it to the correct sub-section.
      Latest: Property Investment - Other: Forum Guidelines 1961, 15th Oct, 2017
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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 gave notice, and now wont move out!! D.T., 13th Dec, 2017 at 9:54 PM
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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: How to ensure funds have cleared before handing over keys/title? juxt1n, 13th Dec, 2017 at 9:30 PM
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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: Any good property investment books to read? Property specialist, 12th Dec, 2017 at 4:47 PM
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    4. 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: Sell or hold townsville Big Maan, 13th Dec, 2017 at 4:10 PM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: AMP Interest Rates - Help? Tom Simpson, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:10 AM
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    2. Accounting & Tax

      The fun stuff ! Discussion of all things accounting and taxation for investments.
      Latest: How to strucure small business and invest? MikeLivingTheDream, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:12 AM
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    3. Legal Issues

      Property law, contracts, conveyancing, liability, asset protection, litigation, anything dealing with the legal issues of buying, owning and protecting property.
      Latest: Chasing down a civil personal debt RPI, 13th Dec, 2017 at 7:26 PM
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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: Access lane for battle axe block. Meristone, 13th Dec, 2017 at 11:05 PM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: PPOR Project Tim86, 13th Dec, 2017 at 11:54 PM
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    3. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: Roof specialist on the Gold Coast Chivaun.Shortis, 13th Dec, 2017 at 2:56 PM
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    4. Styling & Decorating

      Cosmetic (ie non-structural) improvements to properties, including painting or decorating, updating fixtures and fittings, furnishings and staging properties for sale.
      Latest: black kitchen sink? Gockie, 9th Dec, 2017 at 4:11 PM
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    5. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house or buildings
      Latest: Pool fence - gap at bottom [email protected], 6th Dec, 2017
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    6. Granny Flats

      Granny Flats - secondary dwellings added to existing properties on the same title
      Latest: Granny flat finance - Logan Shahin_Afarin, 8th Dec, 2017 at 7:43 PM
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: Risky? The vendor is the tenant on the Lease [email protected], 13th Dec, 2017 at 4:28 PM
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    2. Airbnb & Short Term Letting

      Being an Airbnb host, homestay, short term letting, holiday rentals, holiday homes, accommodation sharing, Stayz
      Latest: Strata and AirBnB Ted Varrick, 10th Dec, 2017 at 10:56 PM
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    3. Innovative 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: Matter Solar Energy so landlords can make money? [email protected], 13th Dec, 2017 at 1:57 PM
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    4. NRAS

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
      Latest: NRAS payments for last year from Ethan housing mami, 13th Dec, 2017 at 9:14 AM
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    1. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
      Latest: Perth - Capital Property Advisory Matthew Hughes, 8th Dec, 2017 at 3:58 PM
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    1. Other Asset Classes

      Investment vehicles other than real estate, including shares, managed Funds, ETFs, LICs, business, art, collectables, etc
      Latest: Classic cars ellejay, 14th Dec, 2017 at 1:16 AM
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    2. Investor Psychology

      The psychology of investing and finance. Why people invest. What motivates people. Setting goals. Overcoming fear, negativity and apathy.
      Latest: Goals for 2017 ellejay, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:17 AM
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    3. 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: How do you run your day-to-day property investing paperwork? Beano, 14th Dec, 2017 at 12:44 AM
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    4. Philanthropy

      Giving back - either financially or through volunteering your time to help others
      Latest: Good deeds MTR, 23rd Nov, 2017
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    1. Introductions

      New to PropertyChat? Say hello here and let us know a bit about you!
      Latest: New investor looking for accelerated growth RyanO, 13th Dec, 2017 at 11:14 PM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Eatons Hill Hotel Sunday Lunch 17th December luckyone, 13th Dec, 2017 at 5:10 PM
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    3. Help & Feedback

      Bug reports for things that don't work as expected and suggestions for features you'd like added to the forums or changes you'd like to see
      Latest: PropertyChat performance this morning mikey7, 9th Dec, 2017 at 5:27 PM
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    4. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: PropertyChat is 2 years old! willair, 26th Sep, 2017
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: Struggle Street Ricflair, 14th Dec, 2017 at 3:00 AM
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    2. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: What are some of the worst Franchises ?? Lizzie, 9th Dec, 2017 at 10:09 PM
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    3. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: Learn to unicycle Parramatta Gockie, 8th Dec, 2017 at 7:51 PM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: Binge Worthy TV series MTR, 11th Dec, 2017 at 5:28 PM
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    5. Health

      Staying healthy, managing your weight, medicines and medical issues
      Latest: My low carb weight loss journal (LCHF) Kinnon Bell, 10th Dec, 2017 at 11:04 PM
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    6. Food

      Your favourite foods, drinks, cooking, where to eat, etc.
      Latest: South East Queensland Food! Kat, 11th Dec, 2017 at 4:26 PM
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