Suburb Profile Report for Garran ACT (2605)

Garran House: Median price $910,000, Annual capital growth 5.70%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $695

Garran Unit: Median price $552,500, Annual capital growth 2.64%, Number of sales 32, Weekly median advertised rent $520

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Garran has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -4.21%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Garran,2605 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 24.66% across each of those five years.

In the last year 38 properties changed hands in Garran, which puts it as the 51th most active market in ACT when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $695 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.70%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.97%

ACT has seen average median house prices change by 3.57% which means that Garran, 2605 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -3.58% over the last year

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

Garran, 2605 is offering ACT ‘s 16th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 40% of discounts offered by this ACT.

Situated 7.57km from the CBD, Garran is one of Unincorporated ACT localities in the postcode 2605.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$910,000 $552,500
2.97% -0.45%
-4.21% -3.58%
5.70% 2.64%
$695 $520
38 32
3.97% 4.89%
36.57 100

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 3198
Median household income ($/weekly) 2368
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2383
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 397 12.4
    25-34 years 393 12.3
    35-44 years 441 13.8
    45-54 years 450 14.1
    55-64 years 357 11.2
    Others 1160 36.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1238 53.2
    Not Married 917 39.4
    Defacto Relationship 172 7.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2112 67.8
    Croatia 70 2.2
    Indonesia 68 2.2
    United Kingdom 197 6.3
    Other 228 7.3
    Others 440 14.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 72 2.4
    Christianity 1839 61.9
    Hinduism 72 2.4
    Islam 90 3.0
    No Religion 876 29.5
    Others 24 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 130 12.4
    $2,000-$2,499 88 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 181 17.3
    $3,000-$3,499 111 10.6
    $4,000 or more 151 14.4
    Others 386 36.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1113 44.0
    Not in the labour force 845 33.4
    Employed, worked part-time 401 15.9
    Employed, away from work 125 4.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 45 1.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 298 18.2
    Professionals 687 41.9
    Technicians & trades workers 106 6.5
    Community & personal service workers 130 7.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 262 16.0
    Others 157 9.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 32 3.7
    Infants/Primary 266 31.1
    Secondary 233 27.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 56 6.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 236 27.6
    Others 31 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2142 73.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 520 17.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 240 8.3
    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 437 37.6
    Rented 393 33.8
    Being purchased 321 27.6
    Other tenure type 11 0.9
    Tenure Type
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