Suburb Profile Report for Somers VIC (3927)

Somers House: Median price $800,000, Annual capital growth 7.20%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Somers has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 9.22%

Comparing Somers,3927 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Somers is offering property investors an average of -5.41. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 81th in terms of most discounted suburbs in VIC

Residents and property investors in Somers have been waiting around 69 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Somers being $800000 and the advertised rent reaching $400 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 2.60%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$800,000 N/A
6.81% N/A
9.22% N/A
7.20% N/A
$400 N/A
44 N/A
2.60% N/A
69 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1427
Median household income ($/weekly) 1361
Median age of persons 48
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1400
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 174 12.2
    35-44 years 180 12.6
    45-54 years 220 15.4
    55-64 years 213 14.9
    65-74 years 207 14.5
    Others 433 30.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 550 56.1
    Not Married 312 31.8
    Defacto Relationship 119 12.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1118 83.7
    Greece 11 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 19 1.4
    United Kingdom 123 9.2
    Other 21 1.6
    Others 43 3.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 717 57.2
    No Religion 520 41.5
    Buddhism 11 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 6 0.5
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 46 9.7
    $800-$999 49 10.4
    $1,250-$1,499 50 10.6
    $1,500-$1,999 70 14.8
    $2,000-$2,499 47 9.9
    Others 211 44.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 443 40.2
    Employed, worked full-time 338 30.7
    Employed, worked part-time 260 23.6
    Employed, away from work 33 3.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 27 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 84 13.2
    Professionals 182 28.7
    Technicians & trades workers 97 15.3
    Community & personal service workers 65 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 74 11.7
    Others 132 20.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 10.7
    Infants/Primary 107 37.0
    Secondary 89 30.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 19 6.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 36 12.5
    Others 7 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1231 99.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 8 0.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 256 48.8
    Being purchased 189 36.0
    Rented 77 14.7
    Other tenure type 3 0.6
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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