Suburb Profile Report for Sefton NSW (2162)

Sefton House: Median price $877,500, Annual capital growth 9.12%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Sefton Unit: Median price $522,500, Annual capital growth 8.68%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Sefton has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 5.09%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Sefton comes in at number 477th in NSW.

The most recent median price for Sefton is $877500, with sellers offering an average of -5.25% off the asking price.

Using the current median advertised rental of $500 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 9.12%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 2.96%

Over the last year, property investments in Sefton, 2162 have given investors a capital gain of 5.98%. This compares averagely with the 6.96% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Sefton has seen property prices show investors a 27.91% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Sefton, 2162. Typically our figures indicate that -4.23% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 965th most discounted overall in Australia.

Residents and property investors in Sefton have been waiting around 25.9 days to sell a property.

A $420 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.18%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 8.68%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$877,500 $522,500
0.86% -1.42%
5.09% 5.98%
9.12% 8.68%
$500 $420
44 24
2.96% 4.18%
123.68 25.9

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5230
Median household income ($/weekly) 985
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1842
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 802 15.3
    25-34 years 647 12.4
    35-44 years 692 13.2
    45-54 years 709 13.6
    55-64 years 575 11.0
    Others 1804 34.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1932 50.1
    Not Married 1804 46.8
    Defacto Relationship 122 3.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2701 54.2
    Croatia 181 3.6
    Malaysia 397 8.0
    Viet Nam 690 13.9
    Other 376 7.6
    Others 635 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 751 15.2
    Christianity 2374 48.0
    Islam 1289 26.0
    Other Religious Groups 18 0.4
    No Religion 508 10.3
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 171 11.6
    $600-$799 178 12.1
    $800-$999 168 11.4
    $1,000-$1,249 133 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 173 11.7
    Others 653 44.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1775 45.6
    Employed, worked full-time 1271 32.6
    Employed, worked part-time 551 14.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 183 4.7
    Employed, away from work 114 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 325 16.8
    Technicians & trades workers 321 16.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 275 14.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 210 10.9
    Labourers 239 12.4
    Others 565 29.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 84 6.0
    Infants/Primary 450 32.3
    Secondary 484 34.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 127 9.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 212 15.2
    Others 36 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4055 81.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 659 13.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 162 3.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 100 2.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 598 38.0
    Being purchased 534 33.9
    Rented 424 26.9
    Other tenure type 19 1.2
    Tenure Type
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