Suburb Profile Report for Riverwood NSW (2210)

Riverwood House: Median price $1,020,000, Annual capital growth 9.30%, Number of sales 96, Weekly median advertised rent $530

Riverwood Unit: Median price $630,000, Annual capital growth 6.63%, Number of sales 62, Weekly median advertised rent $480

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Riverwood has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 7.37%

Riverwood,2210 has offered an average of 7.37% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Riverwood should be aiming for at least -5.52% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Riverwood have been waiting around 73.31 days to sell a property.

A $530 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.70%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 9.30%.

At number 1057th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Riverwood, 2210 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 0.00% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Riverwood,2210 has racked up an average of 0.00% over the period. This ranks it number 455th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

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 Riverwood, 2210. Typically our figures indicate that -5.22% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 713th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $480 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.63%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.96%

HOUSE UNIT
$1,020,000 $630,000
6.81% -3.60%
7.37% 0.00%
9.30% 6.63%
$530 $480
96 62
2.70% 3.96%
73.31 67.6

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10225
Median household income ($/weekly) 826
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1137 11.1
    25-34 years 1370 13.4
    35-44 years 1329 13.0
    45-54 years 1492 14.6
    55-64 years 1275 12.5
    Others 3622 35.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3840 49.8
    Registered Married 3536 45.8
    Defacto Relationship 339 4.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4505 48.5
    Croatia 1373 14.8
    India 272 2.9
    Malaysia 354 3.8
    Other 654 7.0
    Others 2128 22.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 694 7.6
    Christianity 5491 60.0
    Hinduism 123 1.3
    Islam 921 10.1
    No Religion 1866 20.4
    Others 50 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 303 9.1
    $300-$399 399 11.9
    $400-$599 417 12.5
    $600-$799 349 10.4
    $1,500-$1,999 317 9.5
    Others 1562 46.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 3513 46.0
    Employed, worked full-time 2481 32.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1092 14.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 355 4.6
    Employed, away from work 202 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 707 18.7
    Technicians & trades workers 541 14.3
    Community & personal service workers 376 10.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 669 17.7
    Labourers 417 11.0
    Others 1066 28.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 158 7.2
    Infants/Primary 645 29.6
    Secondary 601 27.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 251 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 445 20.4
    Others 81 3.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5248 55.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 3163 33.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1039 10.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 67 0.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1789 49.0
    Being purchased 959 26.3
    Fully owned 859 23.5
    Other tenure type 46 1.3
    Tenure Type
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