Suburb Profile Report for Curtin ACT (2605)

Curtin House: Median price $832,000, Annual capital growth 5.74%, Number of sales 62, Weekly median advertised rent $555

Curtin Unit: Median price $413,000, Annual capital growth 6.18%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 9.40% for the last 12 months, Curtin, 2605 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.74% property growth over the last 5 years.

A 24.18% growth in median value for property investors in Curtin,2605 puts this suburb at number 51th in terms of best performing suburbs in ACT

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Curtin is offering property investors an average of -4.11. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 2nd in terms of most discounted suburbs in ACT

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6660 per annum or $555 every week.

Over the last year, property investments in Curtin, 2605 have given investors a capital gain of -19.41%. This compares very badly with the -0.94% for ACT as a whole.

Comparing Curtin,2605 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Property investors should expect to get $350 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

HOUSE UNIT
$832,000 $413,000
0.24% -1.43%
9.40% -19.41%
5.74% 6.18%
$555 $350
62 19
3.47% 4.41%
79.8 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5175
Median household income ($/weekly) 2020
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2126
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 682 13.2
    25-34 years 534 10.3
    35-44 years 735 14.2
    45-54 years 829 16.0
    55-64 years 569 11.0
    Others 1825 35.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1962 51.8
    Not Married 1492 39.4
    Defacto Relationship 333 8.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3888 77.1
    Indonesia 77 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 66 1.3
    United Kingdom 334 6.6
    Other 203 4.0
    Others 477 9.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 76 1.6
    Christianity 2900 60.3
    Hinduism 58 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 55 1.1
    No Religion 1661 34.6
    Others 57 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 186 10.5
    $2,000-$2,499 150 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 221 12.4
    $3,000-$3,499 161 9.1
    $4,000 or more 258 14.5
    Others 802 45.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1757 43.0
    Not in the labour force 1318 32.3
    Employed, worked part-time 771 18.9
    Employed, away from work 156 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 82 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 517 19.3
    Professionals 1018 38.0
    Technicians & trades workers 187 7.0
    Community & personal service workers 211 7.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 439 16.4
    Others 307 11.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 4.8
    Infants/Primary 460 34.1
    Secondary 383 28.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 313 23.2
    Others 32 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4287 88.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 385 8.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 155 3.2
    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 804 41.2
    Being purchased 625 32.0
    Rented 520 26.6
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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