Kensington has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -4.68% to date .
Over the longer term, Kensington has seen property prices show investors a -7.81% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months
Vendor discounting in Kensington is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.63%. This puts suburb at number 379th in WA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.
A $450 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.87%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.59%.