Suburb Profile Report for Guildford WA (6055)

Guildford House: Median price $652,500, Annual capital growth 2.52%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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At number 2329th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Guildford, 6055 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 3.16% recorded in median house prices.

Across a shorter period, Guildford, 6055 has seen a median price increase of 6.10% over the last quarter.

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 Guildford, 6055. Typically our figures indicate that -7.65% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 947th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 34 properties changed hands in Guildford, which puts it as the 296th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $400 mark per week – giving a return of 3.19% based on the median price in Suburb

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No matter who you are, chances are you will get a kick out of Guildford.Full summary
No matter who you are, chances are you will get a kick out of living in Guildford.

Located 12km northeast of the Perth CBD, Guildford boasts lovely homes and lots of character.

There are gorgeous boutique shops, picnic areas, restaurants and quality schools, which are all drawcards for families.

It’s no wonder the vacancy rate presently sits at 1.08%, according to Real Estate Investar.

Young professionals are drawn to the suburb due to its proximity to the CBD, live entertainment and the presence of Guildford railway station. Houses in and around Byron Rd are very close to both the station and the sought-after schools.

There are also plenty of properties there which offer development potential.

For students, this suburb is close to universities and TAFE colleges.

The area is also something of a hotspot for tourists, thanks to its historic buildings and its location near the Swan Valley.
 
Top amenities: Prestigious Guildford Grammar Private School and Chapel, Historic Rose & Crown Hotel, Award Winning Tourism Centre
 
Best streets: Helena Street, Meadow Street, Market Street, Terrace Road, Swan Street, Hill Street
 
Public transport: Bus, Train, Close to Airport
 
Main arteries: Close to all main Routes – Great Eastern Highway, Great Northern Highway, Reid Highway, and Tonkin Highway

 

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HOUSE UNIT
$652,500 N/A
6.10% N/A
3.16% N/A
2.52% N/A
$400 N/A
34 N/A
3.19% N/A
84.66 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1882
Median household income ($/weekly) 1641
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 227 12.1
    25-34 years 182 9.7
    35-44 years 267 14.2
    45-54 years 295 15.7
    55-64 years 253 13.4
    Others 658 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 609 50.9
    Not Married 472 39.5
    Defacto Relationship 115 9.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1257 72.2
    Japan 25 1.4
    Papua New Guinea 44 2.5
    United Kingdom 196 11.3
    Other 56 3.2
    Others 162 9.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 14 0.8
    Christianity 1113 67.4
    Hinduism 6 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.4
    No Religion 502 30.4
    Others 9 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 48 8.3
    $1,000-$1,249 45 7.8
    $1,500-$1,999 75 12.9
    $2,000-$2,499 45 7.8
    $2,500-$2,999 85 14.7
    Others 282 48.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 593 39.7
    Employed, worked full-time 552 36.9
    Employed, worked part-time 267 17.9
    Employed, away from work 47 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 119 13.8
    Professionals 273 31.6
    Technicians & trades workers 107 12.4
    Community & personal service workers 92 10.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 119 13.8
    Others 155 17.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 26 6.2
    Infants/Primary 121 28.8
    Secondary 135 32.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 37 8.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 88 21.0
    Others 13 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1346 89.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 111 7.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 46 3.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 258 41.1
    Fully owned 202 32.2
    Rented 165 26.3
    Other tenure type 3 0.5
    Tenure Type
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