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    JV Strategy in Melb First timer

    Thanks Terry. I am anticipating a lot of legality issues that can make things complicated. However, when you say dangerous, can you give me some scenarios/examples I should be wary of? Cheers!
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    JV Strategy in Melb First timer

    Well, I believe this is something like a Joint Venture (unless there is another term for it?) How? Good question. I haven't ask for any legal advice yet so I am not too sure the legal approach and nitty gritty details to it yet. But Let me try to explain in a diff angel. Hopefully this...
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    JV Strategy in Melb First timer

    Hi all, It's my first time to JV and still learning so I apologies if I am asking obvious questions. I am reading and researching alot in this forum with its wealth of knowledge contributed by all the gurus and experts in investment! Could anyone advise me on this JV strategy I have in...
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    Advice needed! Analysis paralysis Delemma. Help!

    Thanks everyone for your thoughts and advises. There is so much to learn and I know I'll get there eventually. I will certainly make contact to the Names mentioned earlier. It's a good start for now! Thanks and wishing everyone a peaceful Xmas and a success New Year ahead! Xx
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    Advice needed! Analysis paralysis Delemma. Help!

    Thanks to everyone for your replies and sound advises. As many of you had the same sentiments, I did a search on OTP and it does put things into perspective why it can be very risky. Why OTP seems appealing, I do a lot of travelling for work and it seems to make logical sense to buy something...
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    Advice needed! Analysis paralysis Delemma. Help!

    Hi all, It's been awhile since I have come to seek advise from this forum. I am a sole incoming earner with a young family. My husband is self employed but it has not been easy to keep things afloat. So it took us a long long time to save and decide the next step for us. We finally made the...
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    Different home loans and offset or LOC.

    Hi SS-ers, I have been reading in this forum and property books a dozen times and am still puzzled with the difference and future tax implication between LOC and offset acc. Pl forgive but my brain has just stop working and refuse to comprehend :confused: My situation is I am Currently in...
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    Purchasing PPOR- First Home

    Yes, he advertised it at $349k but my last offer was $359k which he accepted. I don't want to take the risk as well as I do know there were other offers as well. I won't ask for early entry but will see if he will reduce from $359k Thanks for all your feedback guys... Just waiting for...
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    Purchasing PPOR- First Home

    Hello Fellow SS, I'm a first home buyer. Would really like to get any word of advice on this. I have put an offer for a house recently and it was accepted. The whole buying process has been a big learning curve for me. The seller is from overseas and all communication is through his...
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    Building inspector gold coast

    Hi All..i was wondering if anyone have dealt with reliable and credible building and pest inspector at Northern Gold Coast, could share their contact with me? Cheers!! Have an awesome week!
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    Advise on conveyancer in Gold Coast

    Thanks Rolf for that. Will give her a call. CHEERS! CG
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    Advise on conveyancer in Gold Coast

    Hi, I am very new In the whole buying process. I just recently signed a contract for a house. I am now in need of a conveyancer in Gold Coast. I called a few companies for quotes for the usual standard services. Question is, would I need a solicitor as well as a conveyancer? Or will the...
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    First home owner in Qld

    Thanks for clarifying that... There is so much too learn! Thank goodness for forums and advisors at SS. It's a great learning platform! Cheers!
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    First home owner in Qld

    Can anyone confirm if I bought an IP before purchasing first home, would I lose the first home owners grant and the stamp duty exemption ? Thanks in advance.
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