Suburb Profile Report for Old Bar NSW (2430)

Old Bar House: Median price $390,000, Annual capital growth 1.78%, Number of sales 113, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Old Bar Unit: Median price $275,000, Annual capital growth 1.96%, Number of sales 41, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 9.70% for the last year, Old Bar, 2430 is the 1184th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Old Bar,2430 has racked up an average of 9.70% over the period. This ranks it number 1377th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -2.72% to buyers in Old Bar at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 9.42 sales per month, which equates to 113 per year.

A $350 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.67%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.78%.

Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 19.57% for the last year, Old Bar, 2430 is the 118th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Old Bar has given property investors a paper return of 8.70%. This puts Suburb as 31 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Old Bar are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -2.89% below the asking price at the moment.

The NSW suburb of Old Bar, 2430 is in the Greater Taree local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$390,000 $275,000
2.90% 8.70%
9.70% 19.57%
1.78% 1.96%
$350 $270
113 41
4.67% 5.11%
85.59 67.14

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4271
Median household income ($/weekly) 805
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1430
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 536 12.5
    35-44 years 512 12.0
    45-54 years 540 12.6
    55-64 years 580 13.6
    65-74 years 528 12.4
    Others 1576 36.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1629 52.2
    Not Married 1206 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 285 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3616 89.8
    New Zealand 24 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 34 0.8
    United Kingdom 209 5.2
    Other 34 0.8
    Others 111 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 42 1.1
    Christianity 3115 79.1
    Islam 7 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 24 0.6
    No Religion 740 18.8
    Others 12 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 175 11.3
    $400-$599 288 18.6
    $600-$799 211 13.6
    $800-$999 156 10.1
    $1,000-$1,249 149 9.6
    Others 568 36.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1624 49.2
    Employed, worked full-time 858 26.0
    Employed, worked part-time 581 17.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 144 4.4
    Employed, away from work 94 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 304 19.8
    Technicians & trades workers 253 16.5
    Community & personal service workers 184 12.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 193 12.6
    Labourers 188 12.3
    Others 410 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 88 10.0
    Infants/Primary 325 36.8
    Secondary 310 35.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 96 10.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 50 5.7
    Others 15 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3320 83.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 537 13.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 111 2.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 7 0.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 15 0.4
    Others 3 0.1
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 717 42.9
    Rented 514 30.7
    Being purchased 419 25.0
    Other tenure type 23 1.4
    Tenure Type
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