Suburb Profile Report for Lyons ACT (2606)

Lyons House: Median price $702,550, Annual capital growth 5.89%, Number of sales 32, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Lyons Unit: Median price $398,000, Annual capital growth 8.91%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $335

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

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Lyons has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of ACT, giving investors a capital gain of 6.85% to date .

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Lyons has given property investors a paper return of 2.56%. This puts Suburb as 31 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in ACT

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5760 per annum or $480 every week.

Over the last year, property investments in Lyons, 2606 have given investors a capital gain of -14.30%. This compares very badly with the -1.90% for ACT as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Lyons,2606 has racked up an average of -14.30% over the period. This ranks it number 1078th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

The most recent median price for Lyons is $398000, with sellers offering an average of -5.43% off the asking price.

With the median price for a house in Lyons being $398000 and the advertised rent reaching $335 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.38%

HOUSE UNIT
$702,550 $398,000
2.56% -8.51%
6.85% -14.30%
5.89% 8.91%
$480 $335
32 28
3.55% 4.38%
N/A 98.13

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2735
Median household income ($/weekly) 1379
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1842
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 284 10.4
    25-34 years 478 17.5
    35-44 years 396 14.5
    45-54 years 366 13.4
    65-74 years 260 9.5
    Others 949 34.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1015 49.1
    Registered Married 872 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 182 8.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1715 66.1
    Croatia 57 2.2
    Indonesia 137 5.3
    United Kingdom 133 5.1
    Other 220 8.5
    Others 331 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 79 3.2
    Christianity 1397 57.0
    Hinduism 127 5.2
    Islam 69 2.8
    No Religion 732 29.9
    Others 47 1.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 92 8.8
    $800-$999 86 8.2
    $1,250-$1,499 88 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 126 12.1
    $2,500-$2,999 103 9.9
    Others 548 52.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 908 41.9
    Not in the labour force 721 33.3
    Employed, worked part-time 391 18.0
    Employed, away from work 92 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 172 12.4
    Professionals 417 30.0
    Technicians & trades workers 157 11.3
    Community & personal service workers 148 10.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 260 18.7
    Others 237 17.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 5.0
    Infants/Primary 180 29.1
    Secondary 141 22.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 86 13.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 163 26.4
    Others 17 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1812 71.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 567 22.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 164 6.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 518 46.3
    Fully owned 328 29.3
    Being purchased 267 23.9
    Other tenure type 6 0.5
    Tenure Type
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