Suburb Profile Report for Collingwood VIC (3066)

Collingwood House: Median price $890,000, Annual capital growth 8.14%, Number of sales 54, Weekly median advertised rent $560

Collingwood Unit: Median price $535,000, Annual capital growth 3.23%, Number of sales 129, Weekly median advertised rent $450

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Collingwood, 3066 ranked 608th in VIC when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Collingwood is one of 2098 in our list for VIC

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Collingwood has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

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 Collingwood, 3066. Typically our figures indicate that -12.46% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 151th most discounted overall in Australia.

The VIC suburb of Collingwood, 3066 is in the Yarra local government area.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Collingwood, 3066 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this VIC suburb was -4.46%.

Comparing Collingwood,3066 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Collingwood are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -5.45% below the asking price at the moment.

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Investment property in Suburb 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 9.98%

Comparing Collingwood,3066 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period.

State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.56% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Collingwood itself are offering an average vendor discount of -7.82% to real estate investors.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 5.25 sales per month, which equates to 63 per year.

With the median price for a house in Collingwood being $730000 and the advertised rent reaching $520 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.70%Full summary
Investment property in Suburb 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 9.98%
 
Comparing Collingwood,3066 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period.
 
State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.56% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Collingwood itself are offering an average vendor discount of -7.82% to real estate investors.
 
On average over the past year, suburb has had 5.25 sales per month, which equates to 63 per year.
 
With the median price for a house in Collingwood being $730000 and the advertised rent reaching $520 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.70%
 
Selling points: 3km to CBD, one of the oldest suburbs in Melbourne, divers culture & shopping, historic buildings, 19th century dwellings.
 
Most sought-after properties: Warehouse conversions
 
Most common properties: Terraces (houses) and warehouse conversions.
 
Top amenities: Cafe's, Restaurants, transport link, close to gent CBD
 
Local industry and business: Close to EM medical, Administration Capital
 
Recent Changes: New developments in stanley street
 
Best streets: Oxford street, Stanley Street, Combridge street
 
Public transport: Trams on smith street/gertrude st melbourne, johnson st/ Peel st. etc.
 
Main arteries: Collingwood train station

 

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$890,000 $535,000
1.60% -1.64%
-1.79% -4.46%
8.14% 3.23%
$560 $450
54 129
3.27% 4.37%
43.35 75.24

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6467
Median household income ($/weekly) 1278
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 445 6.9
    20-24 years 513 7.9
    25-34 years 2045 31.6
    35-44 years 1193 18.4
    45-54 years 724 11.2
    Others 1547 23.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2716 58.2
    Registered Married 1041 22.3
    Defacto Relationship 913 19.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3492 62.3
    Papua New Guinea 206 3.7
    United Kingdom 227 4.0
    Viet Nam 381 6.8
    Other 545 9.7
    Others 755 13.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 492 9.2
    Christianity 2031 37.8
    Islam 454 8.5
    Other Religious Groups 38 0.7
    No Religion 2304 42.9
    Others 49 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 213 8.8
    $400-$599 193 8.0
    $1,500-$1,999 253 10.4
    $2,000-$2,499 201 8.3
    $2,500-$2,999 271 11.2
    Others 1295 53.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2369 48.4
    Not in the labour force 1340 27.4
    Employed, worked part-time 795 16.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 240 4.9
    Employed, away from work 155 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 480 14.5
    Professionals 1318 39.7
    Technicians & trades workers 288 8.7
    Community & personal service workers 282 8.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 402 12.1
    Others 549 16.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 216 16.8
    Secondary 159 12.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 223 17.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 537 41.7
    Other type of educational institution 86 6.7
    Others 67 5.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2551 45.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 2108 37.9
    Separate house 811 14.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 87 1.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1733 65.4
    Being purchased 607 22.9
    Fully owned 296 11.2
    Other tenure type 12 0.5
    Tenure Type
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