Suburb Profile Report for Mentone VIC (3194)

Mentone House: Median price $905,000, Annual capital growth 6.16%, Number of sales 136, Weekly median advertised rent $523

Mentone Unit: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 8.24%, Number of sales 176, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Mentone, 3194 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 -2.00%.

Mentone,3194 has offered an average of -2.00% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three 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 Mentone, 3194. Typically our figures indicate that -4.66% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 2824th most discounted overall in Australia.

With the median price for a house in Mentone being $905000 and the advertised rent reaching $522.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.00%

Mentone is in the TOP 10% in VIC when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Mentone gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 16.90%.

While Mentone,3194 ranked number 196th in VIC for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 90th over the last 5 years.

Mentone, 3194 is offering VIC ‘s 113th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 40% of discounts offered by this VIC.

Mentone, 3194’s gross rental yield is 3.31%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$905,000 $550,000
-1.17% 0.41%
-2.00% 16.90%
6.16% 8.24%
$523 $350
136 176
3.00% 3.31%
45.59 76.56

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 11667
Median household income ($/weekly) 1288
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1204 10.3
    25-34 years 1458 12.5
    35-44 years 1778 15.2
    45-54 years 1677 14.4
    55-64 years 1390 11.9
    Others 4160 35.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4286 47.8
    Not Married 3912 43.6
    Defacto Relationship 774 8.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8005 72.1
    Hong Kong 228 2.1
    Papua New Guinea 238 2.1
    United Kingdom 698 6.3
    Other 505 4.5
    Others 1433 12.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 215 2.0
    Christianity 7202 67.5
    Hinduism 139 1.3
    Islam 142 1.3
    No Religion 2802 26.3
    Others 166 1.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 404 9.4
    $800-$999 413 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 535 12.4
    $2,000-$2,499 391 9.1
    $2,500-$2,999 407 9.4
    Others 2157 50.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3742 39.6
    Not in the labour force 3219 34.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1892 20.0
    Employed, away from work 353 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 238 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 875 14.6
    Professionals 1619 27.0
    Technicians & trades workers 704 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 970 16.2
    Sales 654 10.9
    Others 1164 19.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 193 7.6
    Infants/Primary 786 31.0
    Secondary 693 27.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 242 9.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 548 21.6
    Others 72 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6578 60.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 2540 23.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1673 15.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 34 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1705 36.7
    Being purchased 1481 31.9
    Rented 1433 30.9
    Other tenure type 23 0.5
    Tenure Type
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