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    1. General Property Chat

      General discussion about property investment
      Latest: Australia about to get tallest building in southen hemisphere! big max, 25th May, 2017 at 12:34 AM
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    2. 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: Gold Coast Property News - official thread big max, 25th May, 2017 at 12:39 AM
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    3. 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: Screw Property Investors Perthguy, 24th May, 2017 at 10:55 PM
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    4. 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: PPOR or another IP Galaxy, 24th May, 2017 at 9:59 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: Property Twin's Story Property Twins, 24th May, 2017 at 11:20 PM
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    6. 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
    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 won't sign lease Dean Collins, 25th May, 2017 at 3:03 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: Do knock out bids work? And is a low starting point the way to go at Auction? neK, 24th May, 2017 at 7:00 PM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: Mortgage Broker Privacy Agreement Question Toilandtrouble, 24th May, 2017 at 11:38 PM
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    2. Legal Issues

      Property law, contracts, conveyancing, liability, asset protection, litigation, anything dealing with the legal issues of buying, owning and protecting property.
      Latest: Can a deceased estate divert an inheritance to bypass a bankrupt person? Foxdan, 24th May, 2017 at 11:43 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: Current m2 cost of construction of villas goodtimes, 24th May, 2017 at 10:06 PM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: PPOR Project Tim86, 24th May, 2017 at 5:30 PM
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    3. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: Roof Repointing Necessary? WestOz, 24th May, 2017 at 11:17 PM
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    4. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house or buildings
      Latest: Replacing retaining wall sleepers Propertunity, 24th May, 2017 at 2:22 PM
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: Commercial 101 DaveM, 25th May, 2017 at 12:12 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
      Latest: A nice general airbnb guest article Gockie, 20th May, 2017 at 5:16 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: What's the deal with brickx Pat, 19th May, 2017 at 10:03 AM
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    4. NRAS

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
      Latest: WA NRAS Consolidation euro73, 18th May, 2017
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    1. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
      Latest: Redline Quantity Surveyors RedlineQS, 21st May, 2017 at 2:09 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: Listed Investment Companies (LICs) Realist35, 24th May, 2017 at 10:23 PM
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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: Non property owners complaining about landlords Colin Rice, 24th May, 2017 at 2:16 PM
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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: NearMap Propagate, 24th May, 2017 at 7:25 AM
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    4. Philanthropy

      Giving back - either financially or through volunteering your time to help others
    1. Introductions

      New to PropertyChat? Say hello here and let us know a bit about you!
      Latest: Hello All! Xenia, 24th May, 2017 at 6:47 PM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Sydney CBD Meetup No. 7 - Thursday 8th June D.Matta, 24th May, 2017 at 11:17 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: Email notifications not showing correct poster WestOz, 23rd May, 2017 at 10:55 PM
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    4. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: 400,000 posts and 9,400 members ellejay, 23rd May, 2017 at 8:27 PM
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: The upside to a Trump presidency Bayview, 25th May, 2017 at 5:31 AM
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    2. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: What business would you start? alexm, 24th May, 2017 at 9:31 PM
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    3. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: EPL thread See Change, 24th May, 2017 at 4:04 PM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: What videogames are you playing? Kangabanga, 24th May, 2017 at 5:33 PM
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    5. Food

      Your favourite foods, drinks, cooking, where to eat, etc.
      Latest: World Chocolate Day skater, 15th May, 2017
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