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    1. General Property Chat

      General discussion about property investment
      Latest: Buy property Galston/Glenorie/Forest Glen/Cattai etc. around Sydney, NSW Gockie, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:07 PM
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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: Can we start a Newcastle thread lightbulbmoment, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:19 PM
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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: To invest or to pay down debt Stoffo, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:20 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: Buying a Display Home Otie, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:31 PM
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    5. 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: Effect on Canberra property due to decentralisation push? Arnoldus, 25th Apr, 2017 at 4:21 PM
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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: Bought tenanted IP unit, what shall I do? SeafordSunshine, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:50 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: Who is the BEST buyer's agent in Melbourne Wendy Chamberlain, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:57 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: How To Check Broker's Australian Credit Licence Number ? Rolf Latham, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:17 PM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: Perth high vacancy rate Westminster, 25th Apr, 2017 at 12:40 PM
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    2. Accounting & Tax

      The fun stuff ! Discussion of all things accounting and taxation for investments.
      Latest: Private Health Insurance / Medicare Levy Surcharge Joynz, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:54 PM
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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: QLD - can council approval for reno be sought after the fact? Marg4000, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:02 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: Duplex side by side or 2 levels of 1 horizontal each? XBenX, 25th Apr, 2017 at 3:03 PM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: Atlanta GA - Renovation No. 2 DaveM, 25th Apr, 2017 at 2:27 PM
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    3. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: How to organize own handyman for repairs via PM? Annaelsa, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:25 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: Coloured Toilet seat !! aussieB, 21st Apr, 2017 at 11:57 AM
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    5. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house or buildings
      Latest: Does pruning a tree back reduce water needs? Ambit, 13th Apr, 2017
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
    2. Airbnb & Short Term Letting

      Being an Airbnb host, homestay, short term letting, holiday rentals, holiday homes, accommodation sharing, Stayz
      Latest: Can I stay in my tenanted IP's AirBnB? Marg4000, 24th Apr, 2017 at 10:52 AM
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    3. NRAS

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
      Latest: NRAS and NAHA: please explain euro73, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:31 PM
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    4. 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: Buying high rise and sell before completion. Simon Hampel, 24th Apr, 2017 at 11:39 AM
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    1. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
      Latest: Pass Go Home Loans Jamie Moore, 23rd Apr, 2017 at 11:51 AM
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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: Peter Thornhill Ace Ventura, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:11 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: Excuses that kill your wealth Gockie, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:29 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: RP Data - What does number of properties sold indicate? Frank Manno, 25th Apr, 2017 at 12:37 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: Hi from Sydney Rolf Latham, 25th Apr, 2017 at 4:44 PM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Perth (Fremantle) Meetup - 28 April squad_1881, 25th Apr, 2017 at 12:41 PM
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    3. Investor Stories

      Discussions about what our members have achieved.
      Latest: Bad builders: How this investor bounced back - David Shih Eric Wu, 25th Apr, 2017 at 5:52 PM
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    4. 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: Defamation MTR, 24th Apr, 2017 at 8:41 PM
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    5. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: New subtopic: Airbnb & Short Term Letting TheGreenLeaf, 16th Feb, 2017
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: First world problems!! Scott No Mates, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:09 PM
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    2. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: On Line Business Ace in the Hole, 22nd Apr, 2017 at 3:44 PM
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    3. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: 2017 AFL Footy tipping comp Coota9, 25th Apr, 2017 at 3:54 PM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: The clever videos thread wombat777, 25th Apr, 2017 at 6:29 AM
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    5. Food

      Your favourite foods, drinks, cooking, where to eat, etc.
      Latest: Who makes the best Easter eggs? MTR, 15th Apr, 2017
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