Suburb Profile Report for Fingal Bay NSW (2315)

Fingal Bay House: Median price $647,000, Annual capital growth 3.92%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Fingal Bay Unit: Median price $455,000, Annual capital growth 3.72%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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  • Unit
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 Fingal Bay, 2315 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 15.22%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Fingal Bay has given property investors a paper return of 6.07%. This puts Suburb as 218 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -2.67% to buyers in Fingal Bay at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Situated 148.55km from the CBD, Fingal Bay is one of Port Stephens localities in the postcode 2315.

With a capital gain of 10.98% for the last 12 months, Fingal Bay, 2315 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.72% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Fingal Bay,2315 has racked up an average of 10.98% over the period. This ranks it number 470th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Fingal Bay2315 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -4.41% to property investors. Fingal Bay itself is showing figures that indicate -6.49% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

In the last year 16 properties changed hands in Fingal Bay, which puts it as the 494th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Fingal Bay is 280th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 4.11% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$647,000 $455,000
6.07% 3.41%
15.22% 10.98%
3.92% 3.72%
$420 $360
35 16
3.38% 4.11%
62.71 105.66

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1502
Median household income ($/weekly) 805
Median age of persons 58
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1600
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 116 7.7
    45-54 years 190 12.6
    55-64 years 244 16.2
    65-74 years 252 16.8
    75-84 years 203 13.5
    Others 499 33.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 582 54.3
    Not Married 419 39.1
    Defacto Relationship 71 6.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1109 86.3
    Netherlands 9 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 19 1.5
    United Kingdom 74 5.8
    Other 25 1.9
    Others 49 3.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1001 79.6
    No Religion 240 19.1
    Buddhism 7 0.6
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.6
    Islam 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 47 8.6
    $400-$599 108 19.7
    $600-$799 85 15.5
    $800-$999 72 13.2
    $1,000-$1,249 51 9.3
    Others 184 33.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 643 56.0
    Employed, worked full-time 252 22.0
    Employed, worked part-time 185 16.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 3.0
    Employed, away from work 33 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 86 18.3
    Technicians & trades workers 87 18.5
    Community & personal service workers 70 14.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 56 11.9
    Sales 58 12.3
    Others 113 24.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 18 9.6
    Infants/Primary 58 30.9
    Secondary 70 37.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 20 10.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 18 9.6
    Others 4 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 748 59.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 346 27.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 146 11.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 17 1.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 8 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 274 46.1
    Rented 189 31.8
    Being purchased 86 14.5
    Other tenure type 45 7.6
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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