Suburb Profile Report for Lyons ACT (2606)

Lyons House: Median price $757,000, Annual capital growth 5.66%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Lyons Unit: Median price $270,000, Annual capital growth 5.39%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Lyons, 2606 should be relatively pleased with this ACT suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 12.99%

A 22.10% growth in median value for property investors in Lyons,2606 puts this suburb at number 75th in terms of best performing suburbs in ACT

Advertised rents are around the $480 mark per week – giving a return of 3.30% based on the median price in Suburb

Property investors who have had real estate in Lyons, 2606 should be unhappy with this ACT suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -37.93%

Comparing Lyons,2606 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Property buyers and investors in Lyons 2606 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.08% . This means that Lyons is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in ACT.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Lyons the average time real estate has been on the market is 100.43 days.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.39%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 6.36%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$757,000 $270,000
-4.18% -18.18%
12.99% -37.93%
5.66% 5.39%
$480 $330
39 24
3.30% 6.36%
77.46 100.43

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (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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