Suburb Profile Report for Forrestdale WA (6112)

Forrestdale House: Median price $520,000, Annual capital growth 7.34%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Forrestdale, 6112 have given investors a capital gain of 8.90%. This compares very favourably with the -5.25% for WA as a whole.

While Forrestdale,6112 ranked number 240th in WA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 375th over the last 5 years.

Forrestdale, 6112 is offering WA ‘s 90th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this WA.

In the last year 10 properties changed hands in Forrestdale, which puts it as the 452th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Property investors should expect to get $420 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

HOUSE UNIT
$520,000 N/A
-1.42% N/A
8.90% N/A
7.34% N/A
$420 N/A
10 N/A
4.20% N/A
151.54 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1062
Median household income ($/weekly) 1418
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1717
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 142 13.4
    25-34 years 111 10.5
    35-44 years 142 13.4
    45-54 years 191 18.0
    55-64 years 150 14.1
    Others 326 30.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 391 49.3
    Not Married 310 39.1
    Defacto Relationship 92 11.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 783 77.8
    Japan 13 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 24 2.4
    United Kingdom 104 10.3
    Other 28 2.8
    Others 55 5.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 614 63.2
    No Religion 333 34.3
    Buddhism 9 0.9
    Islam 9 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 6 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 37 11.3
    $1,000-$1,249 29 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 51 15.6
    $2,000-$2,499 28 8.6
    $2,500-$2,999 36 11.0
    Others 145 44.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 345 42.4
    Not in the labour force 223 27.4
    Employed, worked part-time 173 21.3
    Employed, away from work 45 5.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 28 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 72 12.9
    Professionals 73 13.0
    Technicians & trades workers 101 18.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 88 15.7
    Machinery operators & drivers 69 12.3
    Others 157 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 100 40.7
    Secondary 78 31.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 29 11.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 29 11.8
    Pre-school 10 4.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 995 99.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 3 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 3 0.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 169 45.7
    Fully owned 126 34.1
    Rented 70 18.9
    Other tenure type 5 1.4
    Tenure Type
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