Suburb Profile Report for Blakehurst NSW (2221)

Blakehurst House: Median price $1,700,000, Annual capital growth 8.90%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $720

Blakehurst Unit: Median price $1,150,000, Annual capital growth 27.26%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $435

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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 Blakehurst, 2221 have given investors a capital gain of 7.61%. This compares badly with the 10.13% for NSW as a whole.

While Blakehurst,2221 ranked number 1235th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 182th over the last 5 years.

Blakehurst2221 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -5.28% to property investors. Blakehurst itself is showing figures that indicate -7.41% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Blakehurst the average time real estate has been on the market is 91.69 days.

Blakehurst, 2221’s gross rental yield is 2.20%

NSW has seen average median house prices change by 7.74% which means that Blakehurst, 2221 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 27.07% over the last year

Comparing Blakehurst,2221 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

With the median price for a house in Blakehurst being $1150000 and the advertised rent reaching $435 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 1.97%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,700,000 $1,150,000
-1.73% -0.30%
7.61% 27.07%
8.90% 27.26%
$720 $435
74 19
2.20% 1.97%
91.69 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 6101
Median household income ($/weekly) 1903
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2500
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 858 14.1
    25-34 years 527 8.6
    35-44 years 784 12.9
    45-54 years 965 15.8
    55-64 years 745 12.2
    Others 2222 36.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2646 57.8
    Not Married 1791 39.1
    Defacto Relationship 138 3.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4121 69.6
    Croatia 308 5.2
    Hong Kong 180 3.0
    United Kingdom 140 2.4
    Other 246 4.2
    Others 925 15.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 157 2.7
    Christianity 4471 76.7
    Hinduism 51 0.9
    Islam 264 4.5
    No Religion 824 14.1
    Others 59 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 189 11.2
    $2,000-$2,499 172 10.2
    $2,500-$2,999 201 11.9
    $3,000-$3,499 160 9.5
    $4,000 or more 204 12.1
    Others 757 45.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1863 38.7
    Not in the labour force 1772 36.8
    Employed, worked part-time 899 18.7
    Employed, away from work 160 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 116 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 539 18.5
    Professionals 788 27.0
    Technicians & trades workers 279 9.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 550 18.8
    Sales 287 9.8
    Others 477 16.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 99 5.9
    Infants/Primary 535 31.7
    Secondary 530 31.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 111 6.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 378 22.4
    Others 37 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5306 91.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 288 5.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 172 3.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 8 0.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 8 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 896 47.5
    Being purchased 676 35.8
    Rented 285 15.1
    Other tenure type 30 1.6
    Tenure Type
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