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Perth Property Takes a Nosedive
May is a record month for negative Perth property news.
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Of course, Shadow was wrong.
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Forecasts of $20/t iron ore. The response? IO now $48/t.
Iron ore recovery offers budget boon hopes
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Keep track of the ongoing losses here
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Where to find Joint Venture Partners
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Regular Australian housing market is very definitely NOT in crisis and prices will NOT crash
We predicted this recent strong run in prices, well in advance
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Perth Property Prices Down Again
Prices Down 1.76% Since 31st December
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Perth hits 11,000 vacant rental properties. How much could Perth rents fall?
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Bought the Pound Today
Follow my trade
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Property investment advisers?
Can someone point me in the direction of a good one
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Credit Easing: Westpac halves the deposit required from property investors from 20% to 10%
It comes as banks are offering more competitive interest rates to property investors in an attempt to boost growth
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Housing Affordability--Germany, Ireland, Japan, and the U.S.
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Where to find Joint Venture Partners
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Perth has hit a significant point today
Red for the day, month and year
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Great Australian Dream shunned in favour of Rentvesting
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Debunking the Six Myths of Negative Gearing
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Should Commonwealth exploit cheap cash to go into deficit to fund infrastructure projects?
Australian governments are enjoying their lowest borrowing rates in more than a century
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Melbourne Auction Clearance Rate Thread
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Foxbats new prediction
House prices and all assets to come under pressure
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What's the ALP's sales pitch with the Let's curtail neg gearing thing anyway?
Is it a) We resent all the money it costs the budget or b) It will level the playing field for FHBs?
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Perth Transmuting
Investors snap up house-and-land packages
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Hot Topic Perth in for 40% decline from peak
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We've not had a "Why we all hate Baby Boomers" post here for at least a week now
So why let this chance slip by? - LOL
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24 May 2016, 07:25 PM
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Hot Topic Sydney Auction Results - Latest Results From APM, RPData & REINSW
Sydney Auction Clearance Rate Thread
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Sydney Construction Boom Nearly Here
Construction growth of 15% is forecast in NSW over next two years
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Sold a few properties
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April Records Spike in Vacancies
This week have revealed that the number of national residential vacancies has risen during April
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Perth rental leasing soars this year
SQM vacancy rate drops from 6% to 4.6%
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Melbourne madness
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ABS 6202.0 - Labour Force, Australia, Apr 2016. Jobless rate steady at 5.7%.
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Regular Australian Monetary Depreciation Is Great For Those That Invested 5 Years Ago In The US,UK Market!
Opportunity For Those That Bought Outside Of Australia!
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Negative Gearing scare campaign self serving: Labor
ALP slaps down Aussie John Symond
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Just hand over your money and your mortgaged life
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REIWA redacts results
Data posted two weeks ago mysteriously disappears
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Mentioned the GFC to a youngy recently
And felt like a bit of a dinosaur afterwards - LOL
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Chris Joye: House prices are going nuts again, with a staggering 4% growth in three months
The 2015 correction has been superseded by one of the biggest and most dangerous cycles in history
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5 Differences Between Buying Property In China And Australia
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POLL: Permabull Shadow to get his comeuppance? Sydney boom to resume, yes or no?
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Regular What keeps former NAB boss and BHP chairman Don Argus up at night?
Interest-only home loans.
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Moops would be devestated
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4.6% is an all time record high.
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The Sydney All Dwelling Index is teetering on 1M
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Wont be posting much over the next week or so
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The importance of housing in retirement
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Regular Residential tenancy agreement form
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French castles are cheaper than Sydney units
In France there are over 800 castles for sale with owners taking the guillotine to prices
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Regular Can house construction be done in Australia 7 days of the week?
Noise from home constructions
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New rules coming in for foreign buyers
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Boomers the biggest whingers
Retiring on Millions but never satisfied!!
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What I learned about myself when I bought my house solo
What seems like a fortune won’t seem like such a big deal when you get a better job and houses suddenly zoom up in price
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Wage inflation may be on the way back up
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Regular Negative Gearing changes won't affect housing say NAB
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Investors surge back into property market as election looms
Property investors are pouring back into the Sydney market, with low interest rates
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Chris Joye: RBA has lost the plot
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Regular Record-high rental prices and low-income earners
Across Australia, there was a shortage of 122,000 affordable and available dwellings nationwide
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18 May 2016, 01:35 PM
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Regular Rethinking the Global Monetary System
by Dr.Raghuram G.Rajan, Governor, RBI, @LSE, May10,2016
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18 May 2016, 09:02 AM
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What's Going on with Gold
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17 May 2016, 11:53 PM
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This is where all you property bears are going wrong
You need to find another dream and invest yourself fully in your dream!
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17 May 2016, 09:10 PM
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17 May 2016, 08:33 PM
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Negative gearing on new builds will create a housing market like a new car market
New homes will lose up to 30% of value instantly as they have no value to investors.
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17 May 2016, 08:16 PM
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WA State Budget Worse Than Anyone Expected?
Really?
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17 May 2016, 05:04 PM
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ABC Fact Check- Hawke Keating removal of neg gearing pushed up rents
Nah! Supply and demand and 15% interests rates did that.
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17 May 2016, 01:42 PM
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Regular House prices skyrocket on removal of NG
Prices rose as much as rents when NG was removed
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17 May 2016, 12:54 PM
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Regular Story Behind the Gold ETF
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17 May 2016, 01:19 AM
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FHB Housing costs as a proportion of income = 21% in 2013/14
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Labor vs. real estate agents: Shorten forced to defend negative gearing policy
And so it begins...
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How can I get into the property market on $900 a week
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Iron Ore Price Collapse
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16 May 2016, 03:41 PM
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Who would buy London property in a market like this?
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16 May 2016, 11:03 AM
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Westpac cuts variable mortgage rates to 4.19% and announces 85% LVR with no LMI
St. George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA also cut variable and fixed rates
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16 May 2016, 09:49 AM
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Mortgage Fraud
Australia's sub-prime trigger
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16 May 2016, 09:10 AM
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Things you thought would cause a property crash in Australia -- but didn't!!
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16 May 2016, 09:03 AM
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Operation Fox Hunt / Skynet heats up in Oz
ATO call to dob in a property cheat
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15 May 2016, 06:34 PM
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An historical event about to take place in Australia
Rental prices have peaked in all capitals and will now decline for years.
Guest 100 8,994
15 May 2016, 02:01 PM
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Regular Building 10,000 new apartments every month
Saturation?
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15 May 2016, 12:53 PM
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Iron ore price fundamentals strong - ANZ
Dips below $50 unsustainable.
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15 May 2016, 11:26 AM
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The most prolific users of Negative Gearing are under 24
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15 May 2016, 09:58 AM
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Cash Savings Or Loan To Finance Renovations
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15 May 2016, 09:10 AM
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Regular Do you really own your home?
Granted the souce.. but really?
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15 May 2016, 09:06 AM
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Regular JP Morgan tells clients to buy Gold
The times they are a changin!
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14 May 2016, 08:00 PM
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First Home Buyer House Price/Income Ratio = 3.9 and Mortgage/Income Ratio = 2.6
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