Suburb Profile Report for Weston ACT (2611)

Weston House: Median price $715,000, Annual capital growth 4.56%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $520

Weston Unit: Median price $438,500, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $423

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Weston have tracked lower than the ACT average of 7.78% over the last 12 months.

While Weston,2611 ranked number 44th in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 10th over the last 5 years.

State is the 8th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -3.73% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Weston itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.05% to real estate investors.

Weston, 2611’s gross rental yield is 3.78%

A 4.16% growth in median value for property investors in Weston,2611 puts this suburb at number 12th in terms of best performing suburbs in ACT

With the median price for a house in Weston being $438500 and the advertised rent reaching $422.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.01%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$715,000 $438,500
1.06% 5.03%
-1.38% N/A
4.56% N/A
$520 $423
52 19
3.78% 5.01%
49.55 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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