Suburb Profile Report for Brookdale WA (6112)

Brookdale House: Median price $320,000, Annual capital growth 3.06%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Brookdale, 6112 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -3.90%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Brookdale comes in at number 48th in WA.

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 Brookdale, 6112. Typically our figures indicate that -7.37% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 1082th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.06%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.36%

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In Perth’s south-eastern reaches, Brookdale has shown itself to be more resilient than other markets in WA in recent years.Full summary In Perth’s southeastern reaches, Brookdale has shown itself to be more resilient than other markets in WA in recent years.

Just under 30km from the CBD, the suburb boasts an affordable median house price of $335,000 but has shown some solid growth in recent years.

According to CoreLogic RP Data, the median price has risen 26% in the past three years.

The positive news about Brookdale appears to have caught the eye of buyers too, with the level of stock on market falling 14.3% in the past 12 months, according to Real Estate Investar.

Investors looking to break into the Brookdale market may be able to get an even better deal as well, with vendors willing to offer discounts of 5% to see a sale through.

Brookdale’s rental market is also showing some positive signs as it is returning yields of 5%.Close
HOUSE UNIT
$320,000 N/A
-2.29% N/A
-3.90% N/A
3.06% N/A
$330 N/A
35 N/A
5.36% N/A
97.28 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2475
Median household income ($/weekly) 1172
Median age of persons 27
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 272 11.0
    5-14 years 456 18.4
    25-34 years 397 16.0
    35-44 years 380 15.3
    45-54 years 260 10.5
    Others 711 28.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 775 48.1
    Registered Married 593 36.8
    Defacto Relationship 244 15.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1795 77.4
    Indonesia 37 1.6
    Papua New Guinea 85 3.7
    United Kingdom 178 7.7
    Other 78 3.4
    Others 147 6.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1257 57.4
    Hinduism 32 1.5
    Islam 37 1.7
    Other Religious Groups 28 1.3
    No Religion 814 37.2
    Others 21 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 77 11.6
    $800-$999 69 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 86 12.9
    $1,250-$1,499 78 11.7
    $1,500-$1,999 100 15.0
    Others 255 38.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 616 37.6
    Not in the labour force 542 33.1
    Employed, worked part-time 292 17.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 96 5.9
    Employed, away from work 91 5.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 158 15.8
    Community & personal service workers 138 13.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 120 12.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 158 15.8
    Labourers 166 16.6
    Others 262 26.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 67 10.1
    Infants/Primary 306 45.9
    Secondary 159 23.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 62 9.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 50 7.5
    Others 22 3.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2325 99.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 17 0.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    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 416 55.1
    Rented 257 34.0
    Fully owned 78 10.3
    Other tenure type 4 0.5
    Tenure Type
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