Suburb Profile Report for Leichhardt NSW (2040)

Leichhardt House: Median price $1,520,500, Annual capital growth 9.43%, Number of sales 184, Weekly median advertised rent $795

Leichhardt Unit: Median price $795,000, Annual capital growth 7.12%, Number of sales 95, Weekly median advertised rent $596

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
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Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 19.72% for the last year, Leichhardt, 2040 is the 409th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Comparing Leichhardt,2040 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Leichhardt is offering property investors an average of -5.28. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 31th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Leichhardt, 2040 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was -10.47%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Leichhardt has given property investors a paper return of 15.38%. This puts Suburb as 12 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Property investors looking for a bargain in Leichhardt should be aiming for at least -4.70% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $7152 per annum or $596 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,520,500 $795,000
6.70% 15.38%
19.72% -10.47%
9.43% 7.12%
$795 $596
184 95
2.72% 3.90%
53.4 36.85

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13519
Median household income ($/weekly) 1924
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2817
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 1202 8.9
    25-34 years 2734 20.2
    35-44 years 2938 21.7
    45-54 years 1626 12.0
    55-64 years 1272 9.4
    Others 3748 27.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4440 44.3
    Registered Married 4035 40.2
    Defacto Relationship 1551 15.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8789 68.7
    Japan 507 4.0
    Papua New Guinea 433 3.4
    United Kingdom 836 6.5
    Other 724 5.7
    Others 1500 11.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 302 2.5
    Christianity 7079 57.6
    Hinduism 94 0.8
    Islam 128 1.0
    No Religion 4525 36.8
    Others 170 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 596 12.0
    $2,000-$2,499 434 8.7
    $2,500-$2,999 720 14.5
    $3,000-$3,499 448 9.0
    $4,000 or more 539 10.8
    Others 2238 45.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5455 51.6
    Not in the labour force 2487 23.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1915 18.1
    Employed, away from work 398 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 321 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1418 18.2
    Professionals 2980 38.4
    Technicians & trades workers 600 7.7
    Community & personal service workers 598 7.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 1092 14.1
    Others 1082 13.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 244 8.8
    Infants/Primary 764 27.5
    Secondary 368 13.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 313 11.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 959 34.6
    Others 127 4.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5712 46.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 4337 35.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 2237 18.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 99 0.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2165 40.6
    Being purchased 1907 35.8
    Fully owned 1243 23.3
    Other tenure type 18 0.3
    Tenure Type
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