Suburb Profile Report for Fairy Meadow NSW (2519)

Fairy Meadow House: Median price $717,500, Annual capital growth 6.80%, Number of sales 64, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Fairy Meadow Unit: Median price $460,000, Annual capital growth 8.14%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $388

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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 Fairy Meadow, 2519 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 10.38%.

While Fairy Meadow,2519 ranked number 486th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 655th over the last 5 years.

At number 630th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Fairy Meadow is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Fairy Meadow has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 7.35% to date .

Fairy Meadow,2519 was ranked 515 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.45% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Fairy Meadow itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.05% to real estate investors.

Residents and property investors in Fairy Meadow have been waiting around 44.51 days to sell a property.

Situated 60.17km from the CBD, Fairy Meadow is one of Wollongong localities in the postcode 2519.

HOUSE UNIT
$717,500 $460,000
2.87% 2.22%
10.38% 7.35%
6.80% 8.14%
$500 $388
64 66
3.62% 4.39%
46 44.51

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6586
Median household income ($/weekly) 867
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 718 10.9
    25-34 years 981 14.9
    35-44 years 897 13.6
    45-54 years 815 12.4
    55-64 years 638 9.7
    Others 2537 38.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2521 49.0
    Registered Married 2206 42.9
    Defacto Relationship 413 8.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4463 71.0
    Croatia 225 3.6
    Japan 247 3.9
    United Kingdom 294 4.7
    Other 298 4.7
    Others 760 12.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 134 2.2
    Christianity 4235 69.3
    Hinduism 60 1.0
    Islam 334 5.5
    No Religion 1318 21.6
    Others 28 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 283 11.6
    $400-$599 337 13.8
    $600-$799 273 11.2
    $800-$999 225 9.2
    $1,500-$1,999 264 10.8
    Others 1057 43.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2334 44.4
    Employed, worked full-time 1618 30.8
    Employed, worked part-time 910 17.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 208 4.0
    Employed, away from work 182 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 540 19.9
    Technicians & trades workers 455 16.8
    Community & personal service workers 323 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 371 13.7
    Labourers 272 10.0
    Others 749 27.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 120 6.8
    Infants/Primary 473 26.9
    Secondary 357 20.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 199 11.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 560 31.9
    Others 48 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4260 67.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 1113 17.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 761 12.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 127 2.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 56 0.9
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1026 39.6
    Fully owned 932 36.0
    Being purchased 608 23.5
    Other tenure type 23 0.9
    Tenure Type
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