Suburb Profile Report for St Leonards VIC (3223)

St Leonards House: Median price $438,500, Annual capital growth 5.65%, Number of sales 111, Weekly median advertised rent $320

St Leonards Unit: Median price $290,000, Annual capital growth 4.78%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $285

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 7.61% for the last 12 months, St Leonards, 3223 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.65% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, St Leonards,3223 has racked up an average of 7.61% over the period. This ranks it number 1686th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.26% offered to property buyers. Sellers in St Leonards itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.80% to real estate investors.

Situated 46.22km from the CBD, St Leonards is one of Greater Geelong localities in the postcode 3223.

Over the last year, property investments in St Leonards, 3223 have given investors a capital gain of -11.72%. This compares very badly with the 5.66% for VIC as a whole.

Over the longer term, St Leonards has seen property prices show investors a -9.38% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

St Leonards3223 is located in VIC which offers an average discount of -4.68% to property investors. St Leonards itself is showing figures that indicate -6.79% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.33 sales per month, which equates to 16 per year.

Property investors should expect to get $285 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$438,500 $290,000
0.00% -3.33%
7.61% -11.72%
5.65% 4.78%
$320 $285
111 16
3.79% 5.11%
110.71 100.8

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2000
Median household income ($/weekly) 730
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1560
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 214 10.7
    45-54 years 256 12.8
    55-64 years 375 18.8
    65-74 years 320 16.0
    75-84 years 211 10.6
    Others 624 31.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 837 54.8
    Not Married 568 37.2
    Defacto Relationship 122 8.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1574 83.1
    Hong Kong 32 1.7
    Japan 36 1.9
    United Kingdom 103 5.4
    Other 29 1.5
    Others 119 6.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1258 69.5
    No Religion 525 29.0
    Buddhism 19 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 4 0.2
    Judaism 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 82 10.5
    $400-$599 152 19.5
    $600-$799 120 15.4
    $800-$999 86 11.0
    $1,000-$1,249 74 9.5
    Others 265 34.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 918 56.5
    Employed, worked full-time 354 21.8
    Employed, worked part-time 238 14.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 3.7
    Employed, away from work 54 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 95 14.7
    Technicians & trades workers 111 17.2
    Community & personal service workers 73 11.3
    Sales 82 12.7
    Labourers 90 14.0
    Others 194 30.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 9.8
    Infants/Primary 115 36.3
    Secondary 95 30.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 32 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 28 8.8
    Others 16 5.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1674 91.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 91 5.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 64 3.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 4 0.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 414 50.1
    Rented 222 26.8
    Being purchased 191 23.1
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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