Suburb Profile Report for Lambton NSW (2299)

Lambton House: Median price $580,000, Annual capital growth 6.09%, Number of sales 69, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Lambton Unit: Median price $415,000, Annual capital growth 5.50%, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Lambton has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 7.41% to date .

Lambton,2299 was ranked 402 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Lambton is offering property investors an average of -5.55. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 563th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

At number 845 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Lambton is in the TOP 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 56.93 for properties listed there.

The NSW suburb of Lambton, 2299 is in the Newcastle local government area.

Lambton has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 9.28% to date .

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Lambton has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Lambton, 2299. Typically our figures indicate that -3.24% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1264th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 18 properties changed hands in Lambton, which puts it as the 451th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The NSW suburb of Lambton, 2299 is in the Newcastle local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$580,000 $415,000
5.94% 7.79%
7.41% 9.28%
6.09% 5.50%
$420 $350
69 18
3.77% 4.39%
56.93 45.29

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5001
Median household income ($/weekly) 1141
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 670 13.4
    25-34 years 628 12.6
    35-44 years 708 14.2
    45-54 years 737 14.7
    55-64 years 529 10.6
    Others 1731 34.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1738 46.3
    Registered Married 1679 44.7
    Defacto Relationship 340 9.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4147 86.7
    Germany 50 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 49 1.0
    United Kingdom 119 2.5
    Other 127 2.7
    Others 290 6.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 44 0.9
    Christianity 3504 75.0
    Hinduism 30 0.6
    Islam 43 0.9
    No Religion 1028 22.0
    Others 20 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 212 11.6
    $400-$599 203 11.1
    $600-$799 176 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 218 11.9
    $2,000-$2,499 170 9.3
    Others 847 46.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1436 37.0
    Not in the labour force 1350 34.8
    Employed, worked part-time 806 20.8
    Employed, away from work 148 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 144 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 231 9.7
    Professionals 672 28.1
    Technicians & trades workers 305 12.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 370 15.5
    Sales 247 10.3
    Others 565 23.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 105 7.7
    Infants/Primary 476 34.7
    Secondary 314 22.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 126 9.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 327 23.9
    Others 22 1.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3931 82.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 532 11.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 263 5.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 41 0.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 735 37.5
    Being purchased 609 31.1
    Fully owned 606 30.9
    Other tenure type 9 0.5
    Tenure Type
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