Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $835,000, Annual capital growth 2.43%, Number of sales 140, Weekly median advertised rent $485

Como Unit: Median price $485,000, Annual capital growth 2.06%, Number of sales 160, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Como have tracked close to the WA average of -5.20% over the last 12 months.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Como has fallen somewhat when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

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 Como, 6152. Typically our figures indicate that -6.71% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 1429th most discounted overall in Australia.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 11.67 sales per month, which equates to 140 per year.

The WA suburb of Como, 6152 is in the South Perth local government area.

Property investors who have had real estate in Como, 6152 should be relatively unhappy with this WA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -3.00%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Como,6152 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 9.36% across each of those five years.

At number 61th of WA’s most discounted properties, Como is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 13.33 sales per month, which equates to 160 per year.

With the median price for a house in Como being $485000 and the advertised rent reaching $350 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.75%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$835,000 $485,000
0.30% -3.00%
-5.11% -3.00%
2.43% 2.06%
$485 $350
140 160
3.02% 3.75%
70.17 79.98

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13399
Median household income ($/weekly) 1432
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2037
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1466 10.9
    25-34 years 2796 20.9
    35-44 years 1724 12.9
    45-54 years 1576 11.8
    55-64 years 1556 11.6
    Others 4280 31.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5295 50.7
    Registered Married 3922 37.5
    Defacto Relationship 1236 11.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 7957 63.1
    Malta 296 2.3
    Papua New Guinea 274 2.2
    United Kingdom 1094 8.7
    Other 855 6.8
    Others 2125 16.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 424 3.5
    Christianity 7478 62.0
    Hinduism 171 1.4
    Islam 391 3.2
    No Religion 3464 28.7
    Others 124 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 472 8.7
    $1,000-$1,249 439 8.1
    $1,250-$1,499 454 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 631 11.6
    $2,500-$2,999 694 12.8
    Others 2740 50.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5061 45.6
    Not in the labour force 3232 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 2105 19.0
    Employed, away from work 401 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 303 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 980 12.9
    Professionals 2549 33.7
    Technicians & trades workers 833 11.0
    Community & personal service workers 672 8.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 1216 16.1
    Others 1318 17.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 133 4.5
    Infants/Primary 593 20.2
    Secondary 519 17.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 298 10.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1299 44.3
    Others 93 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 5325 43.8
    Separate house 5228 43.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 1617 13.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2587 43.9
    Being purchased 1593 27.0
    Fully owned 1577 26.7
    Other tenure type 139 2.4
    Tenure Type
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