Suburb Profile Report for Marsfield NSW (2122)

Marsfield House: Median price $1,625,000, Annual capital growth 9.24%, Number of sales 48, Weekly median advertised rent $700

Marsfield Unit: Median price $760,000, Annual capital growth 6.47%, Number of sales 146, Weekly median advertised rent $530

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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 Marsfield, 2122 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 9.80%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Marsfield,2122 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 81.56% across each of those five years.

Marsfield, 2122 is offering NSW ‘s 1065th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 20% of discounts offered by this NSW.

At number 1709 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Marsfield is just in the top half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 76.58 for properties listed there.

NSW has seen average median house prices change by 6.59% which means that Marsfield, 2122 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 1.47% over the last year

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Marsfield,2122 has racked up an average of 1.47% over the period. This ranks it number 208th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.48% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Marsfield itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.42% to real estate investors.

A $530 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.63%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.47%.

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In addition to being just 16km from the Sydney CBD, Marsfield is also surrounded by suburbs with strong commercial areas in their own right.Full summary

In addition to being just 16km from the Sydney CBD, Marsfield is also surrounded by suburbs with strong commercial areas in their own right.

This comprises Epping, North Ryde and Macquarie Park which provide a stack of employment options for its residents.

One of the most sought-after amenities nearby is Macquarie Centre which has recently undergone a $440m facelift.

Another development which the suburb has benefited from in recent years is the Macquarie University train station.

Strong demand is shown by the fact that units typically spend just 29 days on the market, according to CoreLogic RP Data. Its vacancy rate is also a healthy 1.79%.

There are also some two-bedroom units on Waterloo Rd which are being sold for less than $650,000.

Additionally, there are some prestigious units on Culloden Rd which are only a short stroll to Macquarie Centre, Macquarie University and the station.

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HOUSE UNIT
$1,625,000 $760,000
-0.31% -2.19%
9.80% 1.47%
9.24% 6.47%
$700 $530
48 146
2.24% 3.63%
76.58 64.95

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 12347
Median household income ($/weekly) 1413
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2300
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1787 14.5
    25-34 years 2328 18.9
    35-44 years 1615 13.1
    45-54 years 1393 11.3
    55-64 years 1273 10.3
    Others 3953 32.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4962 50.0
    Registered Married 4350 43.9
    Defacto Relationship 608 6.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5234 44.7
    Croatia 2233 19.1
    India 557 4.8
    Lebanon 356 3.0
    Other 795 6.8
    Others 2538 21.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 727 6.4
    Christianity 6152 54.5
    Hinduism 280 2.5
    Islam 337 3.0
    No Religion 3641 32.3
    Others 141 1.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 354 8.3
    $1,250-$1,499 322 7.5
    $1,500-$1,999 567 13.3
    $2,000-$2,499 375 8.8
    $2,500-$2,999 505 11.8
    Others 2149 50.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 4083 39.8
    Employed, worked full-time 3919 38.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1536 15.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 429 4.2
    Employed, away from work 281 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 708 12.3
    Professionals 1983 34.6
    Technicians & trades workers 541 9.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 1001 17.5
    Sales 488 8.5
    Others 1015 17.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 149 4.3
    Infants/Primary 575 16.5
    Secondary 435 12.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 210 6.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 2007 57.6
    Others 108 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4744 41.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 4224 36.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 2606 22.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1638 36.0
    Fully owned 1442 31.7
    Being purchased 1361 29.9
    Other tenure type 110 2.4
    Tenure Type
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