Suburb Profile Report for Swansea NSW (2281)

Swansea House: Median price $495,000, Annual capital growth 4.53%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Swansea Unit: Median price $370,000, Annual capital growth 3.22%, Number of sales 36, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Swansea, 2281 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 17.16%.

While Swansea,2281 ranked number 269th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 627th over the last 5 years.

The most recent median price for Swansea is $495000, with sellers offering an average of -6.75% off the asking price.

Using the current median advertised rental of $360 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.53%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.78%

Investment property in Swansea has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 1.37%

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Swansea are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -3.73% below the asking price at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Swansea the average time real estate has been on the market is 84.67 days.

HOUSE UNIT
$495,000 $370,000
4.21% N/A
17.16% 1.37%
4.53% 3.22%
$360 $330
66 36
3.78% 4.64%
51.35 84.67

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4833
Median household income ($/weekly) 708
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 535 11.1
    45-54 years 605 12.5
    55-64 years 689 14.3
    65-74 years 714 14.8
    75-84 years 479 9.9
    Others 1812 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1742 46.7
    Registered Married 1722 46.1
    Defacto Relationship 270 7.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4089 91.0
    Papua New Guinea 41 0.9
    Philippines 21 0.5
    United Kingdom 179 4.0
    Other 36 0.8
    Others 125 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 29 0.7
    Christianity 3403 78.5
    Islam 11 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.4
    No Religion 871 20.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 300 16.2
    $400-$599 350 18.9
    $600-$799 241 13.0
    $800-$999 182 9.8
    $1,000-$1,249 152 8.2
    Others 629 33.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2049 53.3
    Employed, worked full-time 933 24.3
    Employed, worked part-time 560 14.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 162 4.2
    Employed, away from work 137 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 330 20.3
    Community & personal service workers 192 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 209 12.8
    Sales 183 11.2
    Labourers 233 14.3
    Others 480 29.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 8.5
    Infants/Primary 283 37.0
    Secondary 231 30.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 101 13.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 66 8.6
    Others 18 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3570 79.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 644 14.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 222 5.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 37 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 887 44.7
    Rented 604 30.5
    Being purchased 438 22.1
    Other tenure type 54 2.7
    Tenure Type
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