Suburb Profile Report for Watermans Bay WA (6020)

Watermans Bay House: Median price $1,105,000, Annual capital growth 1.80%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -13.67% for the last year, Watermans Bay, 6020 is the 4015th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Comparing Watermans Bay,6020 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

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 Watermans Bay, 6020. Typically our figures indicate that -4.82% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 2594th most discounted overall in Australia.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Watermans Bay the average time real estate has been on the market is 57.42 days.

Watermans Bay is 376th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in WA with a 2.35% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,105,000 N/A
-9.43% N/A
-13.67% N/A
1.80% N/A
$500 N/A
22 N/A
2.35% N/A
57.42 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1170
Median household income ($/weekly) 1575
Median age of persons 48
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2860
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 125 10.7
    35-44 years 140 12.0
    45-54 years 164 14.0
    55-64 years 206 17.6
    65-74 years 143 12.2
    Others 392 33.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 469 53.1
    Not Married 331 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 84 9.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 816 73.6
    Papua New Guinea 43 3.9
    South Africa 26 2.3
    United Kingdom 145 13.1
    Other 24 2.2
    Others 54 4.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 752 70.5
    No Religion 298 27.9
    Judaism 10 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 4 0.4
    Buddhism 3 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 44 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 41 9.6
    $2,500-$2,999 45 10.5
    $3,000-$3,499 40 9.4
    $4,000 or more 41 9.6
    Others 216 50.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 371 39.6
    Not in the labour force 313 33.4
    Employed, worked part-time 208 22.2
    Employed, away from work 31 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 15 1.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 111 18.1
    Professionals 179 29.2
    Technicians & trades workers 80 13.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 81 13.2
    Sales 64 10.4
    Others 98 16.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 13 6.3
    Infants/Primary 84 40.4
    Secondary 40 19.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 17 8.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 45 21.6
    Others 9 4.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 697 64.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 262 24.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 119 11.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 191 40.6
    Rented 151 32.1
    Being purchased 124 26.4
    Other tenure type 4 0.9
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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