Suburb Profile Report for Sefton NSW (2162)

Sefton House: Median price $876,000, Annual capital growth 9.15%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $515

Sefton Unit: Median price $525,000, Annual capital growth 8.46%, Number of sales 30, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Sefton is in the bottom 30% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Sefton gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 6.18%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Sefton,2162 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 84.42% across each of those five years.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.22% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Sefton itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.19% to real estate investors.

In the last year 46 properties changed hands in Sefton, which puts it as the 711th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6180 per annum or $515 every week.

With a capital gain of 5.00% for the last 12 months, Sefton, 2162 has performed for property investments than its average annual 8.46% property growth over the last 5 years.

A 82.93% growth in median value for property investors in Sefton,2162 puts this suburb at number 361th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Sefton is offering property investors an average of -4.13. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 221th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.50 sales per month, which equates to 30 per year.

With the median price for a house in Sefton being $525000 and the advertised rent reaching $420 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.16%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$876,000 $525,000
0.11% 0.48%
6.18% 5.00%
9.15% 8.46%
$515 $420
46 30
3.06% 4.16%
103.06 34.92

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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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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