Suburb Profile Report for Belmont VIC (3216)

Belmont House: Median price $449,250, Annual capital growth 6.36%, Number of sales 310, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Belmont Unit: Median price $320,000, Annual capital growth 4.62%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Belmont has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 13.45%

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

Vendor discounting in Belmont is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.88%. This puts suburb at number 253th in VIC when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

With the median price for a house in Belmont being $449250 and the advertised rent reaching $350 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.05%

Property investors who have had real estate in Belmont, 3216 should be pleased with this VIC suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 11.11%

Belmont,3216 was ranked 140 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.22% to buyers in Belmont at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of VIC.

The VIC suburb of Belmont, 3216 is in the Greater Geelong local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$449,250 $320,000
4.72% 8.47%
13.45% 11.11%
6.36% 4.62%
$350 $300
310 100
4.05% 4.88%
48.86 71.36

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13616
Median household income ($/weekly) 957
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1437 10.6
    25-34 years 2010 14.8
    35-44 years 1752 12.9
    45-54 years 1686 12.4
    55-64 years 1501 11.0
    Others 5231 38.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4706 46.0
    Registered Married 4526 44.3
    Defacto Relationship 988 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 11053 85.4
    Indonesia 134 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 124 1.0
    United Kingdom 598 4.6
    Other 227 1.8
    Others 809 6.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 126 1.0
    Christianity 8211 66.7
    Hinduism 100 0.8
    Other Religious Groups 88 0.7
    No Religion 3682 29.9
    Others 98 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 524 10.0
    $400-$599 723 13.8
    $600-$799 622 11.9
    $1,000-$1,249 532 10.2
    $1,500-$1,999 625 12.0
    Others 2202 42.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 4145 38.2
    Employed, worked full-time 3756 34.7
    Employed, worked part-time 2183 20.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 382 3.5
    Employed, away from work 371 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1421 22.5
    Technicians & trades workers 1013 16.1
    Community & personal service workers 709 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 838 13.3
    Sales 682 10.8
    Others 1645 26.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 189 6.3
    Infants/Primary 899 30.1
    Secondary 791 26.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 356 11.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 642 21.5
    Others 112 3.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 10707 84.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 857 6.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 768 6.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 294 2.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 19 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 2096 37.3
    Being purchased 1773 31.5
    Rented 1719 30.6
    Other tenure type 33 0.6
    Tenure Type
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