Suburb Profile Report for Mawson Lakes SA (5095)

Mawson Lakes House: Median price $493,000, Annual capital growth 3.58%, Number of sales 230, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Mawson Lakes Unit: Median price $328,500, Annual capital growth 3.26%, Number of sales 99, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Mawson Lakes, 5095 should be ok with this SA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 7.17%

Over the longer term, Mawson Lakes has seen property prices show investors a 13.33% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Mawson Lakes is offering property investors an average of -6.34. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 270th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

With the median price for a house in Mawson Lakes being $493000 and the advertised rent reaching $380 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.01%

Investment property in Mawson Lakes has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 14.26%

Mawson Lakes,5095 was ranked 1281 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Mawson Lakes, 5095. Typically our figures indicate that -6.26% is being offered, which puts this SA suburb at 405th most discounted overall in Australia.

Property investors should expect to get $320 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$493,000 $328,500
-0.85% -1.20%
7.17% 14.26%
3.58% 3.26%
$380 $320
230 99
4.01% 5.07%
78.42 98.18

Source: CoreLogic

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