Suburb Profile Report for Killara NSW (2071)

Killara House: Median price $2,650,000, Annual capital growth 8.78%, Number of sales 106, Weekly median advertised rent $1,178

Killara Unit: Median price $901,500, Annual capital growth 6.17%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Killara, 2071 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 15.22%.

Across a shorter period, Killara, 2071 has seen a median price increase of 1.22% over the last quarter.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.49% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Killara itself are offering an average vendor discount of -7.86% to real estate investors.

The NSW suburb of Killara, 2071 is in the Ku-ring-gai local government area.

Over the last year, property investments in Killara, 2071 have given investors a capital gain of 0.95%. This compares badly with the 5.73% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Killara has seen property prices show investors a 26.08% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Killara should be aiming for at least -3.38% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Property investors should expect to get $650 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,650,000 $901,500
1.22% -0.17%
15.22% 0.95%
8.78% 6.17%
$1,178 $650
106 100
2.31% 3.75%
82.87 56.97

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 9284
Median household income ($/weekly) 2508
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3300
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1373 14.8
    25-34 years 806 8.7
    35-44 years 1131 12.2
    45-54 years 1473 15.9
    55-64 years 1078 11.6
    Others 3423 36.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3986 58.4
    Not Married 2647 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 198 2.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5504 61.4
    Croatia 562 6.3
    India 339 3.8
    United Kingdom 532 5.9
    Other 493 5.5
    Others 1527 17.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 329 3.8
    Christianity 5462 63.8
    Hinduism 134 1.6
    Judaism 239 2.8
    No Religion 2253 26.3
    Others 150 1.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 180 6.6
    $1,500-$1,999 251 9.2
    $2,500-$2,999 487 17.8
    $3,000-$3,499 258 9.4
    $4,000 or more 476 17.4
    Others 1081 39.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2758 38.6
    Employed, worked full-time 2569 36.0
    Employed, worked part-time 1392 19.5
    Employed, away from work 215 3.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 207 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 844 20.2
    Professionals 1745 41.8
    Community & personal service workers 265 6.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 604 14.5
    Sales 339 8.1
    Others 379 9.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 146 5.1
    Infants/Primary 884 30.8
    Secondary 923 32.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 133 4.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 709 24.7
    Others 77 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6456 75.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 2018 23.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 124 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1462 48.0
    Being purchased 938 30.8
    Rented 607 19.9
    Other tenure type 40 1.3
    Tenure Type
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