Suburb Profile Report for Deakin ACT (2600)

Deakin House: Median price $1,206,000, Annual capital growth 7.28%, Number of sales 47, Weekly median advertised rent $650

Deakin Unit: Median price $845,000, Annual capital growth 2.20%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $540

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Deakin, 2600 have given investors a capital gain of 25.46%. This compares very favourably with the 5.66% for ACT as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Deakin comes in at number 6th in ACT.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -2.10% to buyers in Deakin at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of ACT.

A $650 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.80%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 7.28%.

Over the last year, property investments in Deakin, 2600 have given investors a capital gain of 6.96%. This compares very favourably with the -0.95% for ACT as a whole.

While Deakin,2600 ranked number 1st in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 7th over the last 5 years.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,206,000 $845,000
4.78% 28.32%
25.46% 6.96%
7.28% 2.20%
$650 $540
47 13
2.80% 3.32%
64.36 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2785
Median household income ($/weekly) 2512
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2632
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 359 12.9
    25-34 years 293 10.5
    35-44 years 337 12.1
    45-54 years 383 13.8
    55-64 years 372 13.4
    Others 1040 37.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1119 55.8
    Not Married 749 37.3
    Defacto Relationship 138 6.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2007 75.1
    Papua New Guinea 56 2.1
    United Kingdom 185 6.9
    United States of America 32 1.2
    Other 89 3.3
    Others 304 11.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.9
    Christianity 1605 62.5
    Hinduism 27 1.1
    Islam 31 1.2
    No Religion 828 32.2
    Others 28 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 99 10.3
    $2,000-$2,499 81 8.5
    $2,500-$2,999 142 14.8
    $3,000-$3,499 95 9.9
    $4,000 or more 179 18.7
    Others 362 37.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 879 40.2
    Not in the labour force 801 36.6
    Employed, worked part-time 368 16.8
    Employed, away from work 103 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 37 1.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 268 19.9
    Professionals 562 41.8
    Technicians & trades workers 83 6.2
    Community & personal service workers 84 6.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 207 15.4
    Others 142 10.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 33 4.5
    Infants/Primary 238 32.7
    Secondary 233 32.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 38 5.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 160 22.0
    Others 25 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2153 84.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 294 11.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 93 3.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 479 45.8
    Being purchased 296 28.3
    Rented 251 24.0
    Other tenure type 20 1.9
    Tenure Type
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