Suburb Profile Report for Lewisham NSW (2049)

Lewisham House: Median price $1,737,500, Annual capital growth 11.92%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $795

Lewisham Unit: Median price $905,000, Annual capital growth 10.76%, Number of sales 142, Weekly median advertised rent $495

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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At number 135th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Lewisham, 2049 is in the top 10% with a property value increase of 29.66% recorded in median house prices.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Lewisham has given property investors a paper return of 22.36%. This puts Suburb as 13 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Situated 6.43km from the CBD, Lewisham is one of Marrickville localities in the postcode 2049.

Lewisham has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of -1.36% to date .

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Lewisham comes in at number 31th in NSW.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,737,500 $905,000
22.36% -1.52%
29.66% -1.36%
11.92% 10.76%
$795 $495
26 142
2.38% 2.84%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2927
Median household income ($/weekly) 1698
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 229 7.8
    25-34 years 488 16.7
    35-44 years 540 18.4
    45-54 years 418 14.3
    55-64 years 304 10.4
    Others 948 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 950 45.9
    Registered Married 792 38.3
    Defacto Relationship 327 15.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1811 67.7
    Hong Kong 50 1.9
    Papua New Guinea 71 2.7
    United Kingdom 136 5.1
    Other 221 8.3
    Others 387 14.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 82 3.2
    Christianity 1436 55.9
    Hinduism 21 0.8
    Islam 22 0.9
    No Religion 980 38.1
    Others 30 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 86 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 126 12.7
    $2,000-$2,499 93 9.4
    $2,500-$2,999 109 11.0
    $4,000 or more 96 9.7
    Others 480 48.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1008 44.8
    Not in the labour force 635 28.2
    Employed, worked part-time 428 19.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 95 4.2
    Employed, away from work 82 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 217 14.3
    Professionals 614 40.5
    Technicians & trades workers 123 8.1
    Community & personal service workers 110 7.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 216 14.2
    Others 237 15.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 50 7.7
    Infants/Primary 137 21.0
    Secondary 109 16.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 89 13.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 239 36.6
    Others 29 4.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1318 53.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 664 26.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 471 19.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 16 0.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 411 38.2
    Being purchased 351 32.6
    Fully owned 304 28.3
    Other tenure type 10 0.9
    Tenure Type
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