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    1. General Property Chat

      General discussion about property investment
      Latest: McMansion MTR, 26th Aug, 2016
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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: Brisbane looks good BB5, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:14 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.
    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: Who has downsized/downgraded PPOR to reduce/eliminate poor mortgage? hammer, 28th Jul, 2017 at 7:23 AM
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    5. 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: Brisbane investment strategy - 2 or 1 MWI, 27th Jul, 2017 at 7:16 PM
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    6. Investor Stories & Showcase

      Discussions about what our members have achieved and showcase of properties they have bought or renovations and developments.
      Latest: We bought the house!! :) Gockie, 27th Jul, 2017 at 7:39 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: Problems with PM - just my luck again Cimbom, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:19 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: Buying process in queensland. RPI, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:25 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: Has anyone delt with Cash flow capital MTR, 28th Jul, 2017 at 12:55 AM
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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: Unbelievable Zoolander, 22nd Jul, 2017 at 2:54 AM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: IO, 80% LVR, PPOR loans under 4%? Marty McDonald, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:24 AM
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    2. Accounting & Tax

      The fun stuff ! Discussion of all things accounting and taxation for investments.
      Latest: VIC Stamp Duty reduction/concessions Terry_w, 27th Jul, 2017 at 10:07 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: Shared sewer line - not on my property. Who pays? vtt, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:23 AM
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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: Feedback on Duplex Plans Beachsnow, 28th Jul, 2017 at 7:42 AM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: PPOR reno Kassy, 27th Jul, 2017 at 10:03 PM
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    3. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: Unlucky heating issue Stoffo, 27th Jul, 2017 at 8:05 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? dabbler, 26th Jul, 2017 at 6:55 PM
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    5. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house or buildings
      Latest: Landscaping advice robbie_p, 10th Jul, 2017
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: Symposium 17 Sydney Beano, 19th Jul, 2017
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    2. 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. Poppy, 8th Jul, 2017
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    3. NRAS

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
      Latest: WA NRAS Consolidation vicki, 22nd Jul, 2017 at 1:26 PM
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    1. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
      Latest: Town Planner Anthony416, 12th Jul, 2017
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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: Reading LIC share value... sharon, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:26 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: Anecdotes of Chinese Investors Gavin1985, 26th Jul, 2017 at 1:02 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: RPData Group PatrickL, 27th Jul, 2017 at 8:11 PM
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    4. Philanthropy

      Giving back - either financially or through volunteering your time to help others
      Latest: Social justice skater, 18th Jul, 2017
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    1. Introductions

      New to PropertyChat? Say hello here and let us know a bit about you!
      Latest: Victoria FHOG, 27th Jul, 2017 at 9:48 PM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Perth Catch Up - 27th of July 2017 - Balmoral Hotel - Vic Park charttv, 28th Jul, 2017 at 12:26 AM
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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: Search Function Gockie, 12th Jul, 2017
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    4. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: 10,000 members JacM, 6th Jul, 2017
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: Anyone else sick of paying tax?? Leo2413, 28th Jul, 2017 at 8:30 AM
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    2. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: Google adwords for small business? Elives, 27th Jul, 2017 at 8:28 PM
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    3. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: The Running Thread (All Abilities) Mick Butterfield, 27th Jul, 2017 at 4:01 PM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: I'm off to San Fran, Vegas and NYC - things to do? Patamea, 28th Jul, 2017 at 7:00 AM
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    5. Health

      Staying healthy, managing your weight, medicines and medical issues
      Latest: Health Journal Kelvinator, 27th Jul, 2017 at 7:44 PM
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    6. Food

      Your favourite foods, drinks, cooking, where to eat, etc.
      Latest: Sydney's hidden secrets or obvious ones SeafordSunshine, 28th Jul, 2017 at 2:52 AM
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