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    1. General Property Chat

      General discussion about property investment
      Latest: Whos in the wrong? Xenia, 26th May, 2017 at 8:55 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: new land estates in melbourne James Baker, 26th May, 2017 at 9:13 PM
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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: "The Crash" has been called... end of 2017. Perthguy, 26th May, 2017 at 9:14 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: Advice on how to finance PPoR Jess Peletier, 26th May, 2017 at 2:29 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
      Latest: Acreage vs smaller block living. kierank, 26th May, 2017 at 6:32 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: Let fee - when a property was already tenanted when purchased Tanya1335, 26th May, 2017 at 6:35 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: VIC Auction - accept deposit via SMSF cheque? KateAshmor, 25th May, 2017 at 8:04 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: Dominique grubisa . Real este rescue 1961, 26th May, 2017 at 6:25 PM
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    1. Property Finance

      Lenders, loan products, valuation, mortgages, and borrowing strategies for acquiring that next investment property.
      Latest: Refinance to Liberty? Recommendations? Lacrim, 26th May, 2017 at 9:06 PM
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    2. Accounting & Tax

      The fun stuff ! Discussion of all things accounting and taxation for investments.
      Latest: Quantity Surveyor Scott No Mates, 26th May, 2017 at 7:35 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: Mortgage from hell Terry_w, 26th May, 2017 at 7:52 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: Is this slab normal? Westminster, 26th May, 2017 at 7:17 PM
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    2. Renovation & Home Improvement

      Adding value through renovating and extending existing properties, including granny flats
      Latest: Atlanta - USA - Renovation Be Developer, 26th May, 2017 at 8:21 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 bob shovel, 25th May, 2017 at 8:33 PM
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    1. Commercial Property

      General discussions on all aspects of investment in commercial property (i.e. non-residential)
      Latest: Capitalization (CAP) Rates Scott No Mates, 25th May, 2017 at 8:27 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: Our new Airbnb teetotal, 26th May, 2017 at 8:45 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
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    4. NRAS

      Discussion about the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
      Latest: Stuck in the middle - NRAS Wukong, 26th May, 2017 at 8:27 PM
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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: Bitcoin @ 5k AUD JK200SX, 26th May, 2017 at 8:58 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: What's your personality? larrylarry, 26th May, 2017 at 9:00 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: PriceFinder group - any interest? Meg, 25th May, 2017 at 4:29 PM
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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! Property Twins, 26th May, 2017 at 4:12 PM
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    2. Networking & Meetups

      Post and discuss info on upcoming networking events, and social gatherings.
      Latest: Newcastle meet up tomlemke, 26th May, 2017 at 8:07 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: Is there a Buy / Sell section for property courses? 1961, 26th May, 2017 at 4:29 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, 26th May, 2017 at 8:41 PM
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    2. Small Business

      General discussion about operating a small business
      Latest: What business would you start? dabbler, 25th May, 2017 at 7:26 PM
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    3. Sports

      Discuss your favourite team or sporting event
      Latest: EPL thread HUGH72, 25th May, 2017 at 9:27 AM
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    4. Entertainment

      General chat about television shows, movies, games and books
      Latest: What videogames are you playing? Perthguy, 25th May, 2017 at 9:55 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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