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Alex Barton 0 19,990
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Hostages taken at Lindt Cafe, Martin Place. Forced to hold Islamic flag against window.
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Everyone's given up. Everyone I know is renting in their late 20s and mid 30s.
We've just given up on buying: young Australians go backwards as old get richer
Alex Barton 75 5,302
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Regular Cutting interest rates will have no effect other than a disastrous escalation of the housing bubble!
Property bulls should be ashamed of their selfishness, total stupidity and sheer stubbornness!
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Regular Higher petrol prices would be good for Australia
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A commodity won’t be priced below the production cost of the highest-cost producer
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Regular The age of Illuminatiiam
Join Now
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Perth is about to be hit hard. 2,000 to go.
Mustapha Mond 35 2,716
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Regular Don't Panic The Truth About Population
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Regular Negative gearing to go in the new year?
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Daily Iron Ore Price, Commodities and Precious Metals Update - December 2014
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Stamp duty surge bumps NSW surplus to $1.2 billion
Due to growth in residential sales fuelled by low interest rates and a boom in large commercial transactions
Alex Barton 11 509
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Hot Topic Melbourne Auction Results - Latest Results From APM, RPData & REIV
Melbourne Auction Clearance Rate Thread
Ray White 2,338 232,702
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RPData Sea of Green - house prices UP in all cities for the day, the quarter, and the year
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Proserpine 4800 Vacancy Rate
When will Proserpine's vacancy rate start going down?
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Calls for the removal of Negative Gearing intensify
Class welfare and policy failure, the very definition of Negative Gearing.
Timo 20 875
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Regular ATA Trucking Index increased 3.5% in November
USA
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WA population growth has crashed.
Slowest in 8 years and forecast to fall.
Perthite 31 1,206
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The Perth Property Crash Thread
Let us enjoy the inevitable collapse as it unfolds in WA
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Signs of frivolous spending everywhere I look
Yet I am told the economy is in the toilet
Frank Castle 56 3,291
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Regular Mining industry job losses not a bad thing - RBA
Lost construction jobs to be absorbed by other sectors in the economy
Alex Barton 9 403
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Red Sea
Sea of Red
Jimbo 36 2,149
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Regular Adelaide's Inner City Apartments
A cheap housing situation in the making?
CommonMan 0 124
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Chinese Buyers Take Over Aussie Housing Market - A Current Affair
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It takes seven years to save a 20% deposit in Sydney (versus five years in 2009)
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Free Daily Links... Global And Local News Articles About Property, Finance and Economics
Why pay good money to other sites for a simple set of links?
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Regular Australia runs out of luck in 2015
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The 2015 APF Predictions Thread
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RP Data Weekly Dwelling Price Index Update December 2014
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Regular What Putin is not telling us
Black Panther 1 165
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Regular Is the economy a victim of the coalitions war on wages?
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Regular Advice on Selling Price
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Regular ABS 3101.0 - Australian Demographic Statistics, June 2014
Population growth slows, but property demand high
Alex Barton 8 371
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Regular More bad news for Putin: Russia’s banks need to be bailed out now
peter fraser 1 170
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Regular The antithesis of the Grattan Institute's thoughts on the Oz budget
"The problem is too much social spending, not too little taxation."
herbie 2 170
19 Dec 2014, 08:59 PM
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Russia lifts interest rates to 17% as rouble tumbles
The central bank increased the key rate to 17% from 10.5% effective today
Alex Barton 54 2,710
19 Dec 2014, 06:32 PM
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Regular Tony Abbott will inherit particularly good economic fundamentals
GDP near 3%, inflation around 2.25%, unemployment around 5.5%
Alex Barton 8 1,014
19 Dec 2014, 06:30 PM
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The Shares Thread
Credit Suisse come up with four wild ideas that could impact local market in 2014
Alex Barton 686 39,218
19 Dec 2014, 06:18 PM
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New rules on foreign investment are absolutely absurd - Stephen Koukoulas
It's not like you're trafficking heroin, it's just someone trying to buy a house
Alex Barton 94 4,414
19 Dec 2014, 06:17 PM
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Regular Sharing the cost of your property inspections
How do you feel about sharing the cost of your property inspection costs with other prospective buyers?
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19 Dec 2014, 04:02 PM
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Looks like another good year in property
Gunner 12 731
19 Dec 2014, 11:38 AM
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Regular Excess Credit
Questions
Kdiddy 1 204
19 Dec 2014, 08:15 AM
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Regular Capital gains tax and land tax paradox
Mustapha Mond 2 189
19 Dec 2014, 01:26 AM
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Regular ABS Data Release Dec 2014
Mortgage Interest payable falling
peter fraser 3 210
18 Dec 2014, 11:47 PM
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Why we should put an inheritance tax back into the spotlight
Taxing inherited wealth would create a less unequal distribution of income and produce a more level playing field in society
CrossPost 22 1,272
18 Dec 2014, 08:44 PM
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Regular Marketing Ideas - Selling in QLD to NSW or VIC
Guest 7 242
18 Dec 2014, 08:08 PM
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Regular Financial advice
Financial advice
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18 Dec 2014, 04:27 PM
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Regular Simultaneous Settlement
Guest 9 272
18 Dec 2014, 03:27 PM
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Regular Residex December Property Market Update: Sydney median house price rose to $885,500 in November 2014
Brisbane to be the Standout Performer as Market Slows in 2015
Alex Barton 1 384
18 Dec 2014, 02:43 PM
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Drastic changes in Perth and Darwin. Massive surge in rental vacancy rates.
Alex Barton 28 2,861
18 Dec 2014, 02:40 PM
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Over next 30 years, Gen-X and Y will be showered with biggest deluge of inherited wealth ever seen
Property, stocks and cash to be passed on to younger generations, untaxed
Alex Barton 43 1,875
18 Dec 2014, 08:42 AM
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Joe Hockey says budget will act as shock absorber to protect economy
Alex Barton 12 715
18 Dec 2014, 07:29 AM
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Infographic: Is it time for Brisbane property to take off?
Alex Barton 10 929
18 Dec 2014, 06:20 AM
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House Prices vs Incomes
Guest 66 2,852
17 Dec 2014, 09:03 PM
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Regular Black Gold Loses Glitter - Peter Schiff
CrossPost 0 151
17 Dec 2014, 08:36 PM
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The Russians, Ukraine, and the West in the age of Putin
Barista 15 1,922
17 Dec 2014, 08:26 PM
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What will collapsing oil prices do to Australian house prices
Compression is here
Mustapha Mond 13 1,476
17 Dec 2014, 08:06 PM
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Regular NSW is driving the domestic economy
Wage incomes, with the exception of NSW, are under pressure
CrossPost 0 128
17 Dec 2014, 07:40 PM
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Regular Housing optimism evaporates as consumer confidence plunges to three year low
Very disturbing result. Concern about the outlook for the economy and job security.
Alex Barton 6 464
17 Dec 2014, 06:39 PM
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Reality is slapping Australia about the face. The party is over. The mining boom is behind us.
What does Australia have to show for an unprecedented 23 years of unbroken growth?
Alex Barton 17 1,757
17 Dec 2014, 05:06 PM
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Regular Aussie dollar down 14% against USD, but only 3% against trade weighted index
Alex Barton 2 180
17 Dec 2014, 03:44 PM
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Perth visit - not looking good
perthmouse 31 3,067
17 Dec 2014, 02:28 PM
Last Post By: Mustapha Mond
Regular Australia - A swiss bank for property
Is Australia the new Switzerland?
Guest 4 326
17 Dec 2014, 06:56 AM
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Regular Browse FLNG on Ice.
Delayed due to adverse market conditions.
Perthite 4 330
17 Dec 2014, 12:56 AM
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Regular Can we please just get on with the National Broadband Network?
CrossPost 2 225
16 Dec 2014, 11:54 PM
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Is it time for the older generation to pay?
ThePauk 20 1,190
16 Dec 2014, 11:25 PM
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Regular The California Town Where Chinese Millionaires House their Kids—and Mistresses
Guest 5 403
16 Dec 2014, 06:13 PM
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The snake that ate itself
Is this the model for modern employment
Steve99 12 563
16 Dec 2014, 04:12 PM
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Regular Stamp Duty
Guest 5 292
16 Dec 2014, 03:43 PM
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Regular RBA Minutes of the Monetary Policy Meeting of the Reserve Bank Board December 2014
Most prudent course likely to be a period of stability in interest rates
Alex Barton 0 134
16 Dec 2014, 01:26 PM
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A property I have been watching in Tapping WA (near Joondalup)
been on the market around 10 months no interest
KaiserSauzee 15 1,169
16 Dec 2014, 11:57 AM
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Looking for Mentor / General Advice
Looking for general knowledge / advice or a mentor in Real Estate Cairns
Dchapman 13 649
16 Dec 2014, 09:31 AM
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So explain the buffer when arrears are rising?
willy_nilly 41 2,444
15 Dec 2014, 11:09 PM
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87 year old farmer Charlie Phillott driven off his farm by ANZ though he never missed a repayment
Banks are using the drought to obtain distressed assets cheaply and later sell them to the Chinese for profit
Guest 22 1,674
15 Dec 2014, 10:42 PM
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Can anyone think of any good reason young Aussie dudes aren't f..ked?
Just asking?
herbie 22 1,486
15 Dec 2014, 10:38 PM
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RP Data Weekly Property Market Indicator Summary
Alex Barton 111 21,352
15 Dec 2014, 04:16 PM
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Machines threaten half of modern jobs - will robots take your job?
As technology races ahead, low-skill workers need to train in tasks less susceptible to computerisation
Alex Barton 25 2,540
15 Dec 2014, 03:55 PM
Last Post By: Alex Barton
Hot Topic Sydney Auction Results - Latest Results From APM, RPData & REINSW
Sydney Auction Clearance Rate Thread
muzza 1,733 175,186
15 Dec 2014, 03:53 PM
Last Post By: Alex Barton
Regular Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) Released
CrossPost 0 120
15 Dec 2014, 03:29 PM
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Regular New lease signed in near record time
decent well priced property have no problems finding tenants
Frank Castle 8 337
15 Dec 2014, 02:55 PM
Last Post By: Guest
Regular Some disturbing things I've been reading about the hostage situation
When commenters take matters too far
Glenn Stevens 1 454
15 Dec 2014, 01:36 PM
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Regular The Budget Update
What housing construction stimulus measures will it contain?
herbie 1 149
15 Dec 2014, 12:09 PM
Last Post By: zaph
Regular ABC 7.30 Report covers Australian foreign property investment
Kelly O'Dwyer on the Australian Foreign Property Investment Inquiry
CrossPost 5 476
15 Dec 2014, 10:39 AM
Last Post By: Alex Barton
Regular Big Joe gets it...
ThePauk 1 206
15 Dec 2014, 09:04 AM
Last Post By: Ex BP Golly
Regular Will 2015 Be the Year of the Skyscraper?
mel 2 262
15 Dec 2014, 02:38 AM
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Regular SMSFs to rush further into property after borrowing ban looms following Murray Financial System Inqu
Self-managed superannuation funds be banned from borrowing to buy property and shares
Alex Barton 9 518
14 Dec 2014, 09:31 PM
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The Investment Cycle Clock
According to the clock we have passed 12 and that means rates are going to rise
doubleview 29 1,398
14 Dec 2014, 09:14 PM
Last Post By: Blondie girl
Regular Your job is far more secure than you think
Busting Australian labour market myths: Our jobs are becoming more secure
Alex Barton 0 174
14 Dec 2014, 07:41 PM
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RBA opens door to more interest rate cuts, providing relief from doomsday merchants
Australian dollar slumps on RBA speech
Alex Barton 24 1,954
14 Dec 2014, 07:26 PM
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Waking from sleep
Property in Japan
peter fraser 14 561
14 Dec 2014, 04:00 PM
Last Post By: ThePauk
Regular So what's the go with land tax?
herbie 0 134
14 Dec 2014, 03:28 PM
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My entire life has been depressing and futile because house prices rise faster than I can save
House price obliteration is required and needs to be targeted and celebrated. Minimum 40-50% nominal reduction.
Guest 83 4,933
14 Dec 2014, 03:15 PM
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Regular Second VCAT hearing for late rent
Gunner 8 428
14 Dec 2014, 01:54 PM
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ABS 6202.0 - Labour Force, Australia, November 2014 - Jobless rate rises to 6.3%
The total number of jobs in Australia rose by 42,700 to 11.64 million
Alex Barton 26 1,080
14 Dec 2014, 01:14 PM
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Will rents drop?
Guest 19 1,126
14 Dec 2014, 12:50 PM
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Regular Jobless toll continues to rise in Australia
lulldapull 9 545
14 Dec 2014, 12:03 PM
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Regular Home Buyers Are Optimistic but Not Wild-Eyed
Robert Shiller - USA
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14 Dec 2014, 09:09 AM
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Ireland’s average house price grows at world’s fastest pace
Ireland now has the world’s frothiest property market, according to global estate agents Knight Frank
mel 31 1,411
14 Dec 2014, 07:09 AM
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Regular Interest Rates Must Fall - Glenn Stevens
Black Panther 4 517
13 Dec 2014, 04:02 PM
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The Job Loss Thread
Keep track of the ongoing losses here
Alright Jack 973 104,195
13 Dec 2014, 12:59 PM
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