Suburb Profile Report for Dee Why NSW (2099)

Dee Why House: Median price $1,670,500, Annual capital growth 9.43%, Number of sales 58, Weekly median advertised rent $835

Dee Why Unit: Median price $690,000, Annual capital growth 6.25%, Number of sales 550, Weekly median advertised rent $540

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Dee Why, 2099 have given investors a capital gain of 18.06%. This compares very favourably with the 7.15% for NSW as a whole.

Comparing Dee Why,2099 ‘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 Dee Why should be aiming for at least -7.65% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Dee Why the average time real estate has been on the market is 59.79 days.

Situated 14.72km from the CBD, Dee Why is one of Warringah localities in the postcode 2099.

NSW has seen average median house prices change by 6.59% which means that Dee Why, 2099 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 6.07% over the last year

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Dee Why,2099 has racked up an average of 6.07% over the period. This ranks it number 305th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

At number 360th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Dee Why is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

A $540 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.07%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.25%.

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Located 18km north-west of the Sydney CBD and only 6km from Manly, Dee Why is part of Sydney’s ever popular northern beachesFull summary Located 18km north-west of the Sydney CBD and only 6km from Manly, Dee Why is part of Sydney’s ever popular northern beaches.

Excellent infrastructure developments are proving to be beneficial, prompting a surge in popularity.

Development in the area has been steady with a three-year growth of 22.8%.

The suburb is currently going through an infrastructure boom with construction of the new PCYC community facility underway.

Dee Why’s main shopping centre is located in the middle of the suburb on Pittwater Road, allowing easy access from all corners of the area.

Three schools coupled with a range of amenities and good transport is enticing many families into the suburb.

The beachside views that the suburb can offer are second to none, making areas like Monash Parade and Summit Avenue popular locations.

Dee Why is also a lot less expensive than neighbouring beachside suburbs Collaroy ($669,000) and North Curl Curl ($910,000).Close
HOUSE UNIT
$1,670,500 $690,000
4.41% 1.25%
18.06% 6.07%
9.43% 6.25%
$835 $540
58 550
2.60% 4.07%
59.79 30.64

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 19838
Median household income ($/weekly) 1435
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2370
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1653 8.3
    25-34 years 4594 23.2
    35-44 years 3532 17.8
    45-54 years 2625 13.2
    55-64 years 1835 9.2
    Others 5599 28.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 6733 43.7
    Registered Married 6561 42.6
    Defacto Relationship 2106 13.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 11123 59.5
    Croatia 643 3.4
    Papua New Guinea 675 3.6
    United Kingdom 1324 7.1
    Other 1627 8.7
    Others 3307 17.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 767 4.3
    Christianity 11563 64.3
    Hinduism 349 1.9
    Islam 319 1.8
    No Religion 4674 26.0
    Others 321 1.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 729 9.4
    $1,250-$1,499 747 9.7
    $1,500-$1,999 1147 14.9
    $2,000-$2,499 869 11.3
    $2,500-$2,999 726 9.4
    Others 3501 45.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 8004 50.6
    Not in the labour force 3770 23.9
    Employed, worked part-time 2967 18.8
    Employed, away from work 615 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 450 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1516 13.1
    Professionals 2585 22.3
    Technicians & trades workers 1656 14.3
    Community & personal service workers 1212 10.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 1686 14.6
    Others 2926 25.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 299 7.7
    Infants/Primary 1051 26.9
    Secondary 828 21.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 675 17.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 752 19.3
    Others 297 7.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 12818 68.7
    Separate house 4980 26.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 846 4.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 12 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 6 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 3601 43.7
    Being purchased 2796 33.9
    Fully owned 1792 21.7
    Other tenure type 53 0.6
    Tenure Type
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