Suburb Profile Report for Black Rock VIC (3193)

Black Rock House: Median price $1,555,000, Annual capital growth 6.82%, Number of sales 75, Weekly median advertised rent $900

Black Rock Unit: Median price $800,000, Annual capital growth 6.30%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $465

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Black Rock has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -3.42%

Over the longer term, Black Rock has seen property prices show investors a 32.57% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.99% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Black Rock itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.56% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Black Rock the average time real estate has been on the market is 77.57 days.

Black Rock, 3193’s gross rental yield is 3.01%

Investment property in Black Rock has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 3.23%

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

Black Rock, 3193 is offering VIC ‘s 311th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 10% of discounts offered by this VIC.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Black Rock the average time real estate has been on the market is 49.75 days.

Situated 17.95km from the CBD, Black Rock is one of Bayside localities in the postcode 3193.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,555,000 $800,000
-4.01% 0.00%
-3.42% 3.23%
6.82% 6.30%
$900 $465
75 60
3.01% 3.02%
77.57 49.75

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5944
Median household income ($/weekly) 1742
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2500
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 751 12.6
    35-44 years 790 13.3
    45-54 years 943 15.9
    55-64 years 892 15.0
    65-74 years 576 9.7
    Others 1992 33.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2519 57.4
    Not Married 1565 35.6
    Defacto Relationship 308 7.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4303 77.3
    Papua New Guinea 109 2.0
    South Africa 55 1.0
    United Kingdom 482 8.7
    Other 174 3.1
    Others 444 8.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 67 1.3
    Christianity 3565 67.0
    Islam 17 0.3
    Judaism 47 0.9
    No Religion 1603 30.1
    Others 25 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 169 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 205 10.2
    $2,000-$2,499 178 8.9
    $2,500-$2,999 288 14.4
    $4,000 or more 167 8.3
    Others 998 49.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1721 37.4
    Employed, worked full-time 1664 36.1
    Employed, worked part-time 985 21.4
    Employed, away from work 138 3.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 96 2.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 565 20.3
    Professionals 906 32.5
    Community & personal service workers 236 8.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 400 14.3
    Sales 269 9.6
    Others 412 14.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 107 8.1
    Infants/Primary 512 38.5
    Secondary 354 26.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 64 4.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 261 19.6
    Others 31 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3983 73.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1000 18.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 459 8.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1057 47.6
    Being purchased 704 31.7
    Rented 444 20.0
    Other tenure type 15 0.7
    Tenure Type
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