Suburb Profile Report for Spotswood VIC (3015)

Spotswood House: Median price $910,000, Annual capital growth 9.07%, Number of sales 48, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Spotswood Unit: Median price $545,000, Annual capital growth 6.88%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $425

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 0.00% for the last year, Spotswood, 3015 is the 3028th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Over the longer term, Spotswood has seen property prices show investors a 34.81% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Spotswood should be aiming for at least -3.29% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.00 sales per month, which equates to 48 per year.

Property investors should expect to get $490 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Investment property in Spotswood 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 23.86%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Spotswood has given property investors a paper return of 1.87%. This puts Suburb as 158 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in VIC

Spotswood is 186th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in VIC with a 4.06% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$910,000 $545,000
0.00% 1.87%
0.00% 23.86%
9.07% 6.88%
$490 $425
48 24
2.80% 4.06%
55.05 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2338
Median household income ($/weekly) 1502
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2300
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 179 7.7
    25-34 years 441 18.9
    35-44 years 445 19.0
    45-54 years 290 12.4
    55-64 years 254 10.9
    Others 730 31.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 835 45.1
    Registered Married 780 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 238 12.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1607 72.0
    Japan 60 2.7
    Papua New Guinea 57 2.6
    United Kingdom 102 4.6
    Other 85 3.8
    Others 320 14.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 36 1.7
    Christianity 1330 61.9
    Hinduism 42 2.0
    Islam 41 1.9
    No Religion 668 31.1
    Others 33 1.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 78 9.0
    $1,000-$1,249 79 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 120 13.9
    $2,000-$2,499 88 10.2
    $2,500-$2,999 80 9.2
    Others 421 48.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 849 44.7
    Not in the labour force 557 29.3
    Employed, worked part-time 348 18.3
    Employed, away from work 76 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 71 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 185 14.6
    Professionals 324 25.5
    Technicians & trades workers 156 12.3
    Community & personal service workers 112 8.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 194 15.3
    Others 300 23.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 34 7.6
    Infants/Primary 116 25.9
    Secondary 111 24.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 45 10.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 123 27.5
    Others 19 4.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1714 77.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 400 18.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 71 3.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 31 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 331 35.7
    Fully owned 305 32.9
    Rented 287 31.0
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
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