Lake Cathie has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 5.38% to date .
Over the longer term, Lake Cathie has seen property prices show investors a 25.64% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months
Vendor discounting in Lake Cathie is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -2.32%. This puts suburb at number 1190th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.
A $420 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.46%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.95%.