If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Caversham, 6055 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -9.46%.
Comparing Caversham,6055 ‘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 Caversham is offering property investors an average of -8.21. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 287th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA
In the last year 60 properties changed hands in Caversham, which puts it as the 198th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.
A $400 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.62%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.48%.