Suburb Profile Report for Birmingham Gardens NSW (2287)

Birmingham Gardens House: Median price $395,000, Annual capital growth 4.74%, Number of sales 49, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Birmingham Gardens Unit: Median price $427,500, Annual capital growth -4.47%, Number of sales 14, Weekly median advertised rent $430

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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 Birmingham Gardens, 2287 have given investors a capital gain of -3.66%. This compares very badly with the 6.38% for NSW as a whole.

Comparing Birmingham Gardens,2287 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

At number 496th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Birmingham Gardens is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Birmingham Gardens have been waiting around 94.65 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Birmingham Gardens being $395000 and the advertised rent reaching $360 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.74%

Property value increases in Birmingham Gardens have tracked lower than the NSW average of 5.59% over the last 12 months.

Across a shorter period, Birmingham Gardens, 2287 has seen a median price increase of 1.18% over the last quarter.

Situated 66.87km from the CBD, Birmingham Gardens is one of Newcastle localities in the postcode 2287.

HOUSE UNIT
$395,000 $427,500
-4.24% 1.18%
-3.66% -4.47%
4.74% -4.47%
$360 $430
49 14
4.74% 5.23%
94.65 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2122
Median household income ($/weekly) 914
Median age of persons 27
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    15-19 years 203 9.6
    20-24 years 394 18.6
    25-34 years 366 17.2
    35-44 years 210 9.9
    45-54 years 202 9.5
    Others 748 35.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 997 59.7
    Registered Married 567 34.0
    Defacto Relationship 106 6.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1556 77.7
    Croatia 73 3.6
    Malta 45 2.2
    United Kingdom 44 2.2
    Other 119 5.9
    Others 165 8.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 66 3.4
    Christianity 1247 64.3
    Islam 57 2.9
    Other Religious Groups 17 0.9
    No Religion 536 27.7
    Others 15 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 74 10.6
    $400-$599 91 13.0
    $600-$799 81 11.6
    $800-$999 84 12.0
    $1,500-$1,999 87 12.4
    Others 282 40.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 774 45.1
    Employed, worked full-time 447 26.0
    Employed, worked part-time 333 19.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 103 6.0
    Employed, away from work 59 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 162 19.3
    Technicians & trades workers 126 15.0
    Community & personal service workers 121 14.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 100 11.9
    Labourers 103 12.3
    Others 228 27.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 30 3.7
    Infants/Primary 126 15.7
    Secondary 87 10.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 69 8.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 475 59.1
    Others 17 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1822 90.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 100 5.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 93 4.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 304 40.1
    Fully owned 234 30.8
    Being purchased 221 29.1
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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