Recent content by Simon H

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    PIA vs PropX...

    I use PIA and have been very happy with it. I find it easy to use and it has never let me down. Well worth the price tag. I also use it along with speadsheets that my wife designed. Regards Simon H
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    Age of you first investment

    I exchanged contracts for my first Ip at age 20 (block of land) Wish I started a couple of years sooner but can't complain. :) Simon H
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    The Millionaire Money Game

    I have been re-reading the books lately still a great laugh. Hope the movie version makes it to the big screen, here is some more info. Simon H
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    What are registration fees?

    $75.00 in NSW now Simon H :eek:
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    Babies galore!

    Congratulations !!! great pics All the best to you and your family. :) Simon H
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    Auctions reports

    Sorry Arachnid Homo Sapien oops I mean Spiderman (doing it again!!) :D I did not mean to sound like a "high-falutin professionals or genteel circumlocutors" as you put it. I was refering to the way it is stated on the Transfer dealing form , yes consideration does mean amount paid...
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    Auctions reports

    The Land Titles Office Sydney (now Department of Lands) should have the info on the Transfer dealing when it is registered in 99/100 cases (consideration does not always have to be stated) as with the Stamp Duty paid, it can be marked with a $2.00 stamp if contract was stamped with the main...
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    Tricks of The Rich and Infamous

    We bought our Falcon Forte at Pickles car auction in Belmore Sydney - about 2 years ago - ex Government car, we paid $13,200 for it with 60,000 km on the clock (2 1/2 years old at the time) same car age/km's were selling for upto $18,000 at used car dealerships. Runs well...
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    Romanians defeat Vampire

    That story sucks !! I much prefer a story with a bit of bite to it. :D Simon H
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    Budget ?

    Thanks Forrestd
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    Budget ?

    I just read this - taken from The Sydney Morning Herald. Stamp duty axed for homes up to $500,000 April 6, 2004 - 11:46AM Related: Taxes to rise, jobs to go, but Carr defends record Vote Rate the Carr government's performance Stamp duty will be abolished for homes...
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    Budget ?

    Has anybody heard about the results of the budget yet ?
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    Body Corporates & Pets (Dogs)

    Just like to add that that in NSW a "Change of By-laws" can be registered with the Strata Plan or anytime (years later) after that. This means that a good contract for sale should show the changes made (copy of the Dealing attached). but in the cases I have seen, copies of the new By-Laws...
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    L-plates for yum cha carts

    Hi Yuch Check the date the article was printed- thats the only clue I will give you!! ;) Simon H
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    How to make elevators more interesting

    Brain Cramps Question: If you could live forever, would you and why? Answer: "I would not live forever, because we should not live forever, because if we were supposed to live forever, then we would live forever, but we cannot live forever, which is why I would not live forever,"...