Suburb Profile Report for Glenelg SA (5045)

Glenelg House: Median price $840,000, Annual capital growth 7.43%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Glenelg Unit: Median price $426,000, Annual capital growth -1.06%, Number of sales 155, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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

Source: CoreLogic

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SA has seen average median house prices change by 3.22% which means that Glenelg, 5045 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -2.89% over the last year

Glenelg,5045 was ranked 633 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

In the last year 19 properties changed hands in Glenelg, which puts it as the 385th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Property investors should expect to get $495 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

With a capital gain of -5.75% for the last 12 months, Glenelg, 5045 has performed for property investments than its average annual -1.06% property growth over the last 5 years.

Across a shorter period, Glenelg, 5045 has seen a median price increase of 1.43% over the last quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Glenelg is offering property investors an average of -6.20. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 75th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

Situated 5.09km from the CBD, Glenelg is one of Holdfast Bay localities in the postcode 5045.

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By the sea in Adelaide’s south-west, the suburb of Glenelg seems to have hit somewhat of a rough patch in recent times.Full summary

By the sea in Adelaide’s south-west, the suburb of Glenelg seems to have hit somewhat of a rough patch in recent times.

Currently, the median house price sits $865,000, though there are indicators that it could soon become more affordable.

The latest data from CoreLogic RP Data has revealed a 12% drop in house values over the past year, while over the past five years values have fallen 9%.

Investors aren’t seeing any real cash flow that would ease that pain either, with Glenelg’s rental yield currently sitting at just 3%.

Glenelg is around a 20-minute drive to Adelaide CBD, while the tram line that runs through the suburb can have commuters in the city centre in just over half an hour.

Adelaide Airport is just to the north of Glenelg, while there are a number of shopping centres within the suburb.

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HOUSE UNIT
$840,000 $426,000
5.00% 1.43%
-2.89% -5.75%
7.43% -1.06%
$495 $395
19 155
3.06% 4.82%
N/A 106.32

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3447
Median household income ($/weekly) 1241
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2080
Average household size 1.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 561 16.3
    35-44 years 383 11.1
    45-54 years 453 13.1
    55-64 years 553 16.0
    65-74 years 374 10.8
    Others 1124 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1201 50.7
    Registered Married 917 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 250 10.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2081 69.0
    China 41 1.4
    Papua New Guinea 41 1.4
    United Kingdom 336 11.1
    Other 145 4.8
    Others 372 12.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 55 1.9
    Christianity 1857 64.5
    Hinduism 29 1.0
    Islam 37 1.3
    No Religion 887 30.8
    Others 14 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 121 9.3
    $600-$799 130 10.0
    $800-$999 121 9.3
    $1,500-$1,999 166 12.7
    $2,500-$2,999 145 11.1
    Others 622 47.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1074 38.4
    Employed, worked full-time 1033 36.9
    Employed, worked part-time 468 16.7
    Employed, away from work 116 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 107 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 281 17.4
    Professionals 425 26.3
    Technicians & trades workers 167 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 244 15.1
    Sales 171 10.6
    Others 329 20.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 95 19.5
    Secondary 91 18.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 60 12.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 203 41.6
    Other type of educational institution 26 5.3
    Others 13 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1473 55.3
    Separate house 631 23.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 535 20.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 24 0.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 633 48.0
    Fully owned 436 33.1
    Being purchased 233 17.7
    Other tenure type 16 1.2
    Tenure Type
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