Suburb Profile Report for Box Hill North VIC (3129)

Box Hill North House: Median price $1,255,000, Annual capital growth 9.93%, Number of sales 161, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Box Hill North Unit: Median price $790,000, Annual capital growth 9.01%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Box Hill North has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of VIC, giving investors a capital gain of 16.74% to date .

Across a shorter period, Box Hill North, 3129 has seen a median price increase of 3.29% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Box Hill North should be aiming for at least -3.02% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Situated 14.65km from the CBD, Box Hill North is one of Whitehorse localities in the postcode 3129.

With a capital gain of 16.18% for the last 12 months, Box Hill North, 3129 has performed for property investments than its average annual 9.01% property growth over the last 5 years.

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

Property investors looking for a bargain in Box Hill North should be aiming for at least -1.73% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 5.50 sales per month, which equates to 66 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 9.01%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 2.57%

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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
$1,255,000 $790,000
3.29% 0.25%
16.74% 16.18%
9.93% 9.01%
$450 $390
161 66
1.86% 2.57%
81.44 75.17

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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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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