Suburb Profile Report for Penshurst NSW (2222)

Penshurst House: Median price $1,200,000, Annual capital growth 8.28%, Number of sales 62, Weekly median advertised rent $568

Penshurst Unit: Median price $554,000, Annual capital growth 6.58%, Number of sales 126, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Penshurst has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of -3.46% to date .

Penshurst,2222 has offered an average of -3.46% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Penshurst is offering property investors an average of -5.55. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 24th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Penshurst the average time real estate has been on the market is 62.4 days.

A $567.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.46%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 8.28%.

Property investors who have had real estate in Penshurst, 2222 should be relatively unhappy with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -2.81%

Over the longer term, Penshurst has seen property prices show investors a 28.84% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Penshurst, 2222 is offering NSW ‘s 66th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 20% of discounts offered by this NSW.

Property investors should expect to get $420 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,200,000 $554,000
0.21% -3.48%
-3.46% -2.81%
8.28% 6.58%
$568 $420
62 126
2.46% 3.94%
62.4 64.25

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 11692
Median household income ($/weekly) 1302
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1320 11.3
    25-34 years 2007 17.2
    35-44 years 1697 14.5
    45-54 years 1704 14.6
    55-64 years 1250 10.7
    Others 3714 31.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4630 51.3
    Not Married 3890 43.1
    Defacto Relationship 508 5.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6191 55.4
    Croatia 1397 12.5
    India 293 2.6
    Indonesia 259 2.3
    Other 890 8.0
    Others 2153 19.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 596 5.5
    Christianity 6918 63.5
    Hinduism 514 4.7
    Islam 403 3.7
    No Religion 2366 21.7
    Others 92 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 380 9.6
    $600-$799 369 9.3
    $1,000-$1,249 363 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 520 13.1
    $2,000-$2,499 403 10.1
    Others 1936 48.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3801 41.3
    Not in the labour force 3023 32.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1663 18.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 365 4.0
    Employed, away from work 344 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 566 9.7
    Professionals 1444 24.9
    Technicians & trades workers 695 12.0
    Community & personal service workers 547 9.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 1095 18.9
    Others 1459 25.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 164 5.8
    Infants/Primary 842 29.7
    Secondary 747 26.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 297 10.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 657 23.2
    Others 127 4.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5729 51.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 4411 39.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1040 9.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 14 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1447 34.0
    Rented 1409 33.1
    Fully owned 1386 32.5
    Other tenure type 17 0.4
    Tenure Type
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