Suburb Profile Report for Waterloo NSW (2017)

Waterloo House: Median price $1,225,000, Annual capital growth 10.81%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $755

Waterloo Unit: Median price $865,000, Annual capital growth 7.06%, Number of sales 362, Weekly median advertised rent $680

  • 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 Waterloo, 2017 should be relatively unhappy with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 2.94%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Waterloo,2017 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 64.43% across each of those five years.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.58 sales per month, which equates to 19 per year.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $9060 per annum or $755 every week.

Property investors who have had real estate in Waterloo, 2017 should be ok with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 3.47%

Comparing Waterloo,2017 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Property investors looking for a bargain in Waterloo should be aiming for at least -4.09% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

With the median price for a house in Waterloo being $865000 and the advertised rent reaching $680 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.09%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,225,000 $865,000
2.25% 0.00%
2.94% 3.47%
10.81% 7.06%
$755 $680
19 362
3.20% 4.09%
N/A 58.68

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10657
Median household income ($/weekly) 905
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2500
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1533 14.4
    25-34 years 3024 28.4
    35-44 years 1500 14.1
    45-54 years 1025 9.6
    55-64 years 1003 9.4
    Others 2573 24.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5391 65.8
    Registered Married 1614 19.7
    Defacto Relationship 1185 14.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3807 42.4
    Croatia 875 9.8
    Papua New Guinea 302 3.4
    United Kingdom 457 5.1
    Other 1407 15.7
    Others 2126 23.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 562 6.5
    Christianity 4503 52.0
    Islam 338 3.9
    Judaism 331 3.8
    No Religion 2781 32.1
    Others 147 1.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 472 10.8
    $300-$399 536 12.3
    $400-$599 383 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 364 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 415 9.5
    Others 2189 50.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3328 39.9
    Not in the labour force 3274 39.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1031 12.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 475 5.7
    Employed, away from work 242 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 730 15.9
    Professionals 1542 33.5
    Technicians & trades workers 394 8.6
    Community & personal service workers 513 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 613 13.3
    Others 806 17.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 179 8.1
    Secondary 172 7.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 395 17.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1100 50.0
    Other type of educational institution 305 13.9
    Others 50 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 7248 84.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1209 14.1
    Separate house 103 1.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 3586 77.6
    Being purchased 763 16.5
    Fully owned 227 4.9
    Other tenure type 46 1.0
    Tenure Type
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