Suburb Profile Report for Mawson Lakes SA (5095)

Mawson Lakes House: Median price $468,750, Annual capital growth 3.24%, Number of sales 216, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Mawson Lakes Unit: Median price $290,000, Annual capital growth -0.29%, Number of sales 111, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Mawson Lakes, 5095 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was 4.17%.

Over the longer term, Mawson Lakes has seen property prices show investors a 11.47% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 5th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.54% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Mawson Lakes itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.44% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Mawson Lakes the average time real estate has been on the market is 62.4 days.

Over the last year, property investments in Mawson Lakes, 5095 have given investors a capital gain of -14.07%. This compares very badly with the 4.27% for SA as a whole.

A -6.30% growth in median value for property investors in Mawson Lakes,5095 puts this suburb at number 92th in terms of best performing suburbs in SA

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Mawson Lakes is offering property investors an average of -6.11. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 72th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

Situated 11.46km from the CBD, Mawson Lakes is one of Salisbury localities in the postcode 5095.

HOUSE UNIT
$468,750 $290,000
1.90% 0.87%
4.17% -14.07%
3.24% -0.29%
$380 $330
216 111
4.22% 5.92%
62.4 104.83

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10871
Median household income ($/weekly) 1670
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2019
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1237 11.4
    20-24 years 1096 10.1
    25-34 years 2560 23.5
    35-44 years 1849 17.0
    45-54 years 1291 11.9
    Others 2839 26.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4131 52.5
    Not Married 2887 36.7
    Defacto Relationship 852 10.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6487 62.9
    Croatia 333 3.2
    United Kingdom 780 7.6
    Viet Nam 338 3.3
    Other 676 6.6
    Others 1693 16.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 609 6.2
    Christianity 5599 57.1
    Hinduism 269 2.7
    Islam 367 3.7
    No Religion 2879 29.4
    Others 85 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 357 10.0
    $1,250-$1,499 389 10.9
    $1,500-$1,999 585 16.4
    $2,000-$2,499 519 14.5
    $2,500-$2,999 432 12.1
    Others 1286 36.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4318 52.3
    Not in the labour force 1834 22.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1473 17.8
    Employed, away from work 325 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 303 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 887 14.5
    Professionals 1602 26.2
    Technicians & trades workers 691 11.3
    Community & personal service workers 629 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 990 16.2
    Others 1313 21.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 214 7.7
    Infants/Primary 924 33.3
    Secondary 458 16.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 261 9.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 836 30.1
    Others 80 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7752 76.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1512 14.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 886 8.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2009 52.2
    Rented 1339 34.8
    Fully owned 466 12.1
    Other tenure type 36 0.9
    Tenure Type
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