Suburb Profile Report for Bowral NSW (2576)

Bowral House: Median price $915,000, Annual capital growth 6.95%, Number of sales 261, Weekly median advertised rent $595

Bowral Unit: Median price $562,500, Annual capital growth 4.04%, Number of sales 88, Weekly median advertised rent $450

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Bowral, 2576 have given investors a capital gain of 15.82%. This compares favourably with the 9.74% for NSW as a whole.

Bowral,2576 was ranked 1999 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Property buyers and investors in Bowral 2576 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.70% . This means that Bowral is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

A $595 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.38%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.95%.

With a capital gain of -13.46% for the last 12 months, Bowral, 2576 has performed for property investments than its average annual 4.04% property growth over the last 5 years.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Bowral,2576 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 47.06% across each of those five years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Bowral is offering property investors an average of -4.23. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 407th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Residents and property investors in Bowral have been waiting around 66.72 days to sell a property.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5400 per annum or $450 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$915,000 $562,500
1.67% -7.02%
15.82% -13.46%
6.95% 4.04%
$595 $450
261 88
3.38% 4.16%
58.8 66.72

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 8022
Median household income ($/weekly) 1051
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 966 12.0
    35-44 years 871 10.9
    45-54 years 1091 13.6
    55-64 years 1169 14.6
    65-74 years 1177 14.7
    Others 2748 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3288 54.8
    Not Married 2339 39.0
    Defacto Relationship 378 6.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6250 81.9
    Greece 52 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 109 1.4
    United Kingdom 639 8.4
    Other 170 2.2
    Others 410 5.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 47 0.6
    Christianity 5780 78.0
    Hinduism 30 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 34 0.5
    No Religion 1479 20.0
    Others 40 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 355 11.9
    $600-$799 320 10.7
    $800-$999 332 11.1
    $1,000-$1,249 273 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 345 11.6
    Others 1361 45.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2946 46.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1853 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1229 19.3
    Employed, away from work 180 2.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 156 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 493 15.1
    Professionals 881 27.0
    Technicians & trades workers 395 12.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 404 12.4
    Sales 360 11.0
    Others 732 22.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 144 8.5
    Infants/Primary 623 36.6
    Secondary 535 31.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 158 9.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 195 11.5
    Others 45 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6596 88.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 653 8.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 176 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 13 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1578 49.0
    Being purchased 875 27.2
    Rented 722 22.4
    Other tenure type 45 1.4
    Tenure Type
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