Suburb Profile Report for Box Hill North VIC (3129)

Box Hill North House: Median price $1,231,000, Annual capital growth 10.49%, Number of sales 150, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Box Hill North Unit: Median price $763,000, Annual capital growth 9.08%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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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 Box Hill North, 3129 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this VIC suburb was 12.94%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Box Hill North,3129 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 89.97% across each of those five years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.08% to buyers in Box Hill North at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of VIC.

Using the current median advertised rental of $450 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 10.49%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 1.90%

Property value increases in Box Hill North have tracked just higher than the VIC average of 4.79% over the last 12 months.

Comparing Box Hill North,3129 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

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 Box Hill North, 3129. Typically our figures indicate that -5.81% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 514th most discounted overall in Australia.

A $390 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.66%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 9.08%.

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Box Hill North is a terrific place to live with every possible amenity available and a great mix of people.

Just moments to the Eastern Freeway, access to the CBD is just a short drive.
Box Hill Centro offers endless Asian cuisine and fresh foods.

A green and leafy suburb with great schools, shopping, parks, walking tracks and reservesFull summary
Box Hill North is a terrific place to live with every possible amenity available and a great mix of people. 
 
Just moments to the Eastern Freeway, access to the CBD is just a short drive.
Box Hill Centro offers endless Asian cuisine and fresh foods.
 
A green and leafy suburb with great schools, shopping, parks, walking tracks and reserves.
 
Selling points: 
Access to Eastern Freeway, schools, public transport, typically good size blocks of land.
 
Most sought-after properties: 
Properties with plenty of character and dual occupancy development sites.
 
Most common properties:  
3 bedroom, 1 bathroom, brick veneer homes.
 
Top amenities: 
Box Hill Centro Shopping Centre, close to Westfield Doncaster, Eastern Freeway/public transport, Koonung and Box Hill Secondary schools.
 
Local industry and business:
Cafes, small shops, close to Box Hill hospital.
 
Recent changes: 
As baby boomers are downsizing, we’re seeing more young families buy in the area, renovating and extending 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom homes.
Apartment developments.
 
Best streets: 
Homes in the River Estate
 
Public transport: 
Buses, Trains, Trams.
 
Main arteries: 
Eastern Freeway, Whitehorse Road, Station Street, Elgar Road, Middleborough Road.
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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,231,000 $763,000
4.73% -1.55%
12.94% 7.46%
10.49% 9.08%
$450 $390
150 66
1.90% 2.66%
87.47 60.66

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 10971
Median household income ($/weekly) 1223
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1980
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1263 11.5
    25-34 years 1622 14.8
    35-44 years 1650 15.0
    45-54 years 1497 13.6
    55-64 years 1086 9.9
    Others 3854 35.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4169 49.2
    Not Married 3824 45.1
    Defacto Relationship 479 5.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6316 59.8
    Croatia 1225 11.6
    Malta 312 3.0
    United Kingdom 322 3.1
    Other 477 4.5
    Others 1905 18.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 598 5.9
    Christianity 5700 56.7
    Hinduism 199 2.0
    Islam 98 1.0
    No Religion 3349 33.3
    Others 114 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 376 10.0
    $600-$799 369 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 462 12.3
    $2,000-$2,499 323 8.6
    $2,500-$2,999 353 9.4
    Others 1877 49.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 3213 36.9
    Employed, worked full-time 3068 35.3
    Employed, worked part-time 1783 20.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 342 3.9
    Employed, away from work 293 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 606 11.8
    Professionals 1614 31.4
    Technicians & trades workers 621 12.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 809 15.7
    Sales 468 9.1
    Others 1028 20.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 211 7.3
    Infants/Primary 850 29.3
    Secondary 656 22.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 306 10.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 749 25.8
    Others 133 4.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 8349 79.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1351 12.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 770 7.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1631 40.4
    Being purchased 1238 30.7
    Rented 1145 28.4
    Other tenure type 24 0.6
    Tenure Type
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