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    1. General Property Chat

      General discussion about property investment
      Latest: Offer on private sale Big Will, 25th Jul, 2016 at 12:15 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: Geelong eskander, 25th Jul, 2016 at 12:18 PM
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    3. Property Management

      Finding tenants, managing properties, managing property managers, dealing with problems and risks associated with owning tenanted property, working with strata corporations.
      Latest: Insurance Quotes - Recommendations brettc, 25th Jul, 2016 at 9:40 AM
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    4. 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: selling above listing price with competing buyers: is it legal? Big Will, 25th Jul, 2016 at 11:39 AM
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    5. 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: WhereGroup? sanj, 24th Jul, 2016 at 11:33 PM
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    6. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: Commercial lease commission blw101, 17th Jul, 2016
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    1. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: Load bearing wall? paulF, 25th Jul, 2016 at 11:03 AM
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    2. Repairs & Maintenance

      Fixing problems with an existing property
      Latest: Removing and preventing mould in shower robbie_p, 25th Jul, 2016 at 8:44 AM
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    3. Development

      Building new properties, Subdivision, Rezoning, Landbanking - anything to do with changing the nature or usage of the land
      Latest: JV Res-Dev of 1/2acre block. Novice, need help please, many thanks. LoanSharkJR, 25th Jul, 2016 at 12:04 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: New carpet in IP Azazel, 23rd Jul, 2016 at 9:26 AM
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    5. Landscaping

      Adding value to the rest of the property other than the house
      Latest: Fire pit ideas Blueskies, 20th Jul, 2016 at 10:46 PM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: Help!!!New case study on Terryw's deal-loan-structure Terry_w, 24th Jul, 2016 at 5:17 PM
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    2. Accounting & Tax

      The fun stuff ! Discussion of all things accounting and taxation for investments.
      Latest: Claiming for tax purposes - repair & maintenance, vs capital works Depreciator, 25th Jul, 2016 at 11:30 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: Australia's Falling Living Standards joel, 24th Jul, 2016 at 9:28 PM
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    4. Legal Issues

      Property law, contracts, conveyancing, liability, asset protection, litigation, anything dealing with the legal issues of buying, owning and protecting property.
      Latest: is it legal to sell over advertised price? private residential sale thatbum, 25th Jul, 2016 at 10:02 AM
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    5. 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: An insane undertaking... Skilled_Migrant, 12th Jul, 2016
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    1. Investor Psychology

      The psychology of investing and finance. Why people invest. What motivates people. Setting goals. Overcoming fear, negativity and apathy.
      Latest: On the move - phase 1 inertia, 25th Jul, 2016 at 10:26 AM
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    2. 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 Carl Smith, 22nd Jul, 2016 at 9:08 PM
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    3. Other Asset Classes

      Investment vehicles other than real estate, including shares, managed Funds, ETFs, LICs, business, art, collectables, etc
      Latest: Value Investing Bran, 25th Jul, 2016 at 9:50 AM
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    4. Philanthropy

      Giving back - either financially or through volunteering your time to help others
      Latest: Donations Terry_w, 28th Jun, 2016
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    1. Introductions

      New to PropertyChat? Say hello here and let us know a bit about you!
      Latest: Greetings from a Brisbane newbee Jess Peletier, 25th Jul, 2016 at 11:02 AM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Investment information night! 28th July Lil Skater, 25th Jul, 2016 at 10:50 AM
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    3. Service Provider Directory

      Directory of our professional members who provide products and services to property investors
    4. Chatroom

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    1. News & Announcements

      Site news - features, changes, updates and analysis
      Latest: PropertyChat is 1 year old! Small_investor, 22nd Jul, 2016 at 12:37 PM
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    2. Forum Usage Help

      Ask questions about how to use the forum and website
      Latest: Is there a list of posts that you have liked? trinity168, 13th Jul, 2016
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    3. Problems & Suggestions

      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: Not alerted to alerts Leo2413, 21st Jul, 2016 at 6:00 PM
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    1. Living Room

      General off topic discussions about anything not related to property
      Latest: Forced to work overnights DaveM, 25th Jul, 2016 at 12:11 PM
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    2. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: MotoGP Davothegreat, 20th Jul, 2016 at 11:42 PM
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    3. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: Anyone use Adwords? charttv, 24th Jul, 2016 at 10:04 PM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: Binge Worthy TV series Azazel, 23rd Jul, 2016 at 10:11 AM
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