Suburb Profile Report for Heidelberg Heights VIC (3081)

Heidelberg Heights House: Median price $805,000, Annual capital growth 9.02%, Number of sales 113, Weekly median advertised rent $395

Heidelberg Heights Unit: Median price $566,850, Annual capital growth 6.52%, Number of sales 49, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Heidelberg Heights has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 14.51%

Over the longer term, Heidelberg Heights has seen property prices show investors a 46.36% 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 Heidelberg Heights is offering property investors an average of -5.14. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 559th in terms of most discounted suburbs in VIC

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Heidelberg Heights the average time real estate has been on the market is 59.88 days.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4740 per annum or $395 every week.

With a capital gain of 24.58% for the last 12 months, Heidelberg Heights, 3081 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.52% property growth over the last 5 years.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Heidelberg Heights,3081 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 27.38% across each of those five years.

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 Heidelberg Heights, 3081. Typically our figures indicate that -1.41% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 1465th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 49 properties changed hands in Heidelberg Heights, which puts it as the 181th most active market in VIC when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.52%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.58%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$805,000 $566,850
0.31% 10.39%
14.51% 24.58%
9.02% 6.52%
$395 $390
113 49
2.55% 3.58%
59.88 45

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6387
Median household income ($/weekly) 1145
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1900
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 574 9.0
    25-34 years 1176 18.4
    35-44 years 922 14.4
    45-54 years 834 13.1
    55-64 years 622 9.7
    Others 2259 35.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2476 51.5
    Registered Married 1858 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 473 9.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4120 68.7
    Indonesia 211 3.5
    Japan 148 2.5
    United Kingdom 198 3.3
    Other 374 6.2
    Others 948 15.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 189 3.3
    Christianity 3328 58.4
    Hinduism 121 2.1
    Islam 366 6.4
    No Religion 1606 28.2
    Others 90 1.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 256 11.3
    $1,000-$1,249 210 9.3
    $1,250-$1,499 199 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 271 11.9
    $2,000-$2,499 200 8.8
    Others 1134 50.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1881 37.5
    Not in the labour force 1862 37.1
    Employed, worked part-time 902 18.0
    Employed, away from work 189 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 186 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 319 10.7
    Professionals 878 29.6
    Technicians & trades workers 376 12.7
    Community & personal service workers 312 10.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 411 13.8
    Others 672 22.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 86 6.4
    Infants/Primary 345 25.6
    Secondary 314 23.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 144 10.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 396 29.4
    Others 64 4.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4340 74.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 769 13.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 745 12.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 994 40.6
    Being purchased 726 29.7
    Fully owned 712 29.1
    Other tenure type 14 0.6
    Tenure Type
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