Suburb Profile Report for Weston ACT (2611)

Weston House: Median price $725,000, Annual capital growth 5.90%, Number of sales 54, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Weston Unit: Median price $435,000, Annual capital growth -0.95%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 3.20% for the last year, Weston, 2611 is the 2360th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Weston, 2611 has seen a median price increase of -0.68% over the last quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Weston are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -2.83% below the asking price at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.50 sales per month, which equates to 54 per year.

Advertised rents are around the $500 mark per week – giving a return of 3.59% based on the median price in Suburb

With a capital gain of -23.68% for the last 12 months, Weston, 2611 has performed for property investments than its average annual -0.95% property growth over the last 5 years.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Weston comes in at number 35th in ACT.

HOUSE UNIT
$725,000 $435,000
-0.68% N/A
3.20% -23.68%
5.90% -0.95%
$500 $380
54 10
3.59% 4.54%
65.88 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3254
Median household income ($/weekly) 1777
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 363 11.2
    35-44 years 493 15.1
    45-54 years 391 12.0
    55-64 years 394 12.1
    65-74 years 388 11.9
    Others 1226 37.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1202 51.6
    Not Married 885 38.0
    Defacto Relationship 242 10.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2430 77.7
    Croatia 31 1.0
    Greece 36 1.2
    United Kingdom 207 6.6
    Other 153 4.9
    Others 272 8.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 1.4
    Christianity 1848 62.2
    Islam 44 1.5
    Other Religious Groups 24 0.8
    No Religion 991 33.3
    Others 23 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 162 14.2
    $2,000-$2,499 94 8.2
    $2,500-$2,999 144 12.6
    $3,000-$3,499 107 9.4
    $4,000 or more 100 8.7
    Others 537 46.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1004 39.3
    Not in the labour force 918 35.9
    Employed, worked part-time 477 18.7
    Employed, away from work 110 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 46 1.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 279 17.6
    Professionals 533 33.6
    Technicians & trades workers 141 8.9
    Community & personal service workers 135 8.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 294 18.5
    Others 205 12.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 61 9.0
    Infants/Primary 219 32.2
    Secondary 170 25.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 64 9.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 154 22.6
    Others 13 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2455 84.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 316 10.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 144 4.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 475 38.5
    Being purchased 425 34.4
    Rented 315 25.5
    Other tenure type 19 1.5
    Tenure Type
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