Suburb Profile Report for Waverley NSW (2024)

Waverley House: Median price $2,393,750, Annual capital growth 9.96%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $1,145

Waverley Unit: Median price $1,026,000, Annual capital growth 7.95%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $680

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

Waverley, 2024 ranked 406th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Waverley is one of 3163 in our list for NSW

While Waverley,2024 ranked number 260th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 234th over the last 5 years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Waverley, 2024. Typically our figures indicate that -18.52% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 17th most discounted overall in Australia.

Advertised rents are around the $1145 mark per week – giving a return of 2.49% based on the median price in Suburb

Waverley has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 17.93% to date .

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Waverley has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.67 sales per month, which equates to 44 per year.

A $680 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.45%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 7.95%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,393,750 $1,026,000
5.80% 0.00%
12.65% 17.93%
9.96% 7.95%
$1,145 $680
44 44
2.49% 3.45%
63.76 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4254
Median household income ($/weekly) 1724
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3000
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 370 8.7
    25-34 years 730 17.2
    35-44 years 761 17.9
    45-54 years 481 11.3
    55-64 years 366 8.6
    Others 1545 36.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1339 48.7
    Registered Married 1014 36.9
    Defacto Relationship 396 14.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2373 62.1
    Italy 86 2.3
    Papua New Guinea 119 3.1
    United Kingdom 400 10.5
    Other 353 9.2
    Others 488 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 86 2.3
    Christianity 2215 60.4
    Islam 30 0.8
    Judaism 216 5.9
    No Religion 1082 29.5
    Others 40 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 152 10.9
    $2,000-$2,499 107 7.6
    $2,500-$2,999 205 14.7
    $3,000-$3,499 110 7.9
    $4,000 or more 129 9.2
    Others 696 49.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1394 44.9
    Not in the labour force 1033 33.2
    Employed, worked part-time 500 16.1
    Employed, away from work 105 3.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 76 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 344 17.2
    Professionals 787 39.4
    Technicians & trades workers 169 8.5
    Community & personal service workers 169 8.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 272 13.6
    Others 259 13.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 79 9.3
    Infants/Primary 243 28.5
    Secondary 218 25.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 77 9.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 200 23.5
    Others 35 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1488 43.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1060 31.0
    Separate house 828 24.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 44 1.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 695 45.7
    Being purchased 410 27.0
    Fully owned 407 26.8
    Other tenure type 9 0.6
    Tenure Type
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