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    Amazing opportunity... but now what!

    Thank you for your reply Terry and MRO, much appreciated. I guess now I have to weigh up the benefit of reducing my tax vs the disadvantages of investing in a foreign country. Would either of you know approximately what the tax component (% of purchase price perhaps) of an investment...
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    Amazing opportunity... but now what!

    Hi guys, I've been lurking in the background of this forum for a while now and thanks to many of the resources on here I was ready to enter into the real estate market last year. I had saved up a $85,000 deposit, finished my studies, had a salary and a strategy in place (buy IP with a view...
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    Property Data For VIC - IMPOSSIBLE?!?!

    Hi guys, I have been going crazy trying to find property data for victorian suburbs. I have searched for products which give you previous sales info, suburb analysis, demographics, vacancy rates, capital growth rates, infrastructure upgrades to area, etc, etc but it seems that due to these...
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    Unit or House??

    Thanks Macca, we have taken into account additional legal fees in our budget and will definitely have everything formally written up before we purchase. I understand that many friendships are broken through business and we will do everything possible to make the agreement transparent. Do you...
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    Unit or House??

    Rixter, thank you for ur comments I have never thought of it like this however it has been something that I have been meaning to do, that is, to plan out my future movements and work out what decisions to make now to get me there. I find it quite hard though and have played around with a lot of...
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    Unit or House??

    We have taken into account all purchasing and legal costs. We have sat down with the bank and worked out our finances and can afford a $330,000 property between us. We will be getting the lenders insurance, would you recommend against this? We have not formally made any definite decisions about...
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    Unit or House??

    Hi Guys I am new to the IP market and have just recently had a joint loan approved with a friend for $300,000 we plan on putting down a 10% deposite so the property value would be $330,000. Now all we need to do is find a IP, we have looked throughout many areas around melbourne for a houses...
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    Somersoft Spreadsheet Collection

    haha I have PIA and I understand that it may have seemed like I was asking for something that already existed but PIA is far from "the super model" think about the power of programs like photoshop made by adobe (a big software company) imagine if similar effort was put into an investment...
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    Somersoft Spreadsheet Collection

    Best Thread Ever Hi Guys This is great, I attached something I got just recently, not sure who made it though. I really don't understand why a software developer doesn't get onto this niche in the market. There is obviously high demand for this sort of software and I too dream of something...
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