Suburb Profile Report for Bowral NSW (2576)

Bowral House: Median price $816,000, Annual capital growth 5.27%, Number of sales 259, Weekly median advertised rent $550

Bowral Unit: Median price $620,000, Annual capital growth 3.74%, Number of sales 105, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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

Source: CoreLogic

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NSW has seen average median house prices change by 7.15% which means that Bowral, 2576 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 12.55% over the last year

Bowral,2576 has offered an average of 12.55% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.77% to buyers in Bowral at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

A $550 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.50%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.27%.

At number 566th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Bowral, 2576 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 6.90% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Bowral,2576 has racked up an average of 6.90% over the period. This ranks it number 262th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Bowral should be aiming for at least -3.15% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Bowral have been waiting around 68.9 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Bowral being $620000 and the advertised rent reaching $410 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.44%

HOUSE UNIT
$816,000 $620,000
2.64% -0.80%
12.55% 6.90%
5.27% 3.74%
$550 $410
259 105
3.50% 3.44%
61.29 68.9

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (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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