Suburb Profile Report for Kirrawee NSW (2232)

Kirrawee House: Median price $1,220,000, Annual capital growth 8.34%, Number of sales 99, Weekly median advertised rent $675

Kirrawee Unit: Median price $733,750, Annual capital growth 8.12%, Number of sales 84, Weekly median advertised rent $450

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Kirrawee is an average performer in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Kirrawee gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 13.46%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Kirrawee,2232 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 83.11% across each of those five years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Kirrawee should be aiming for at least -3.87% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 8.25 sales per month, which equates to 99 per year.

Property investors should expect to get $675 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Over the last year, property investments in Kirrawee, 2232 have given investors a capital gain of 15.73%. This compares favourably with the 8.63% for NSW as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Kirrawee has given property investors a paper return of 4.83%. This puts Suburb as 107 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.04% to buyers in Kirrawee at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Using the current median advertised rental of $450 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 8.12%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.19%

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The Sutherland Shire suburb of Kirrawee strikes a good balance between accessibility and the relaxed lifestyle of the Shire. Full summary

The Sutherland Shire suburb of Kirrawee strikes a good balance between accessibility and the relaxed lifestyle of the Shire.

Access to the Sydney CBD and Wollongong is facilitated by direct trains and road connections via the Princes Highway, while the suburb is within easy reach of all the peninsula’s amenities.

Kirrawee itself has several schools, independent grocery stores and supermarkets, and a number of shops and restaurants around Oak Road North and the Old Princes Highway. It’s also within easy reach of the many nature reserves in the Shire, the Royal National Park and Gymea Bay for water leisure activities.

It’s one of the more affordable suburbs in the Shire, and residents are typically affluent families. Fifty-three per cent of residents are married, and the average weekly household income is higher than the NSW average. The majority of residents are employed, with a mix of white collar and blue collar workers, but there is also a small student population.

Kirrawee looks set to be a steady performer, perfect for the risk-averse investor. Buyers are best advised to stick to the south and west of the suburb, to take advantage of bush outlooks and to stay away from the commercial zones in north Kirrawee.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,220,000 $733,750
1.46% 4.83%
13.46% 15.73%
8.34% 8.12%
$675 $450
99 84
2.88% 3.19%
32.63 41.19

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Very good (U)
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Total population 8977
Median household income ($/weekly) 1387
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2496
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1059 11.8
    25-34 years 1218 13.6
    35-44 years 1314 14.6
    45-54 years 1127 12.6
    55-64 years 998 11.1
    Others 3262 36.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3491 51.8
    Not Married 2732 40.5
    Defacto Relationship 520 7.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 7123 82.5
    Croatia 89 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 117 1.4
    United Kingdom 391 4.5
    Other 240 2.8
    Others 673 7.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 124 1.5
    Christianity 6678 79.4
    Hinduism 51 0.6
    Islam 48 0.6
    No Religion 1468 17.5
    Others 38 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 268 8.8
    $800-$999 269 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 375 12.4
    $2,000-$2,499 340 11.2
    $2,500-$2,999 287 9.5
    Others 1490 49.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2813 40.8
    Not in the labour force 2297 33.3
    Employed, worked part-time 1349 19.6
    Employed, away from work 240 3.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 200 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 548 12.5
    Professionals 985 22.4
    Technicians & trades workers 639 14.5
    Community & personal service workers 439 10.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 800 18.2
    Others 990 22.5
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 200 9.9
    Infants/Primary 685 34.0
    Secondary 531 26.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 207 10.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 334 16.6
    Others 57 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6106 71.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1381 16.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 1085 12.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 13 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1256 37.9
    Fully owned 1201 36.3
    Rented 790 23.9
    Other tenure type 64 1.9
    Tenure Type
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