Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $832,500, Annual capital growth 2.75%, Number of sales 138, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Como Unit: Median price $485,500, Annual capital growth 2.23%, Number of sales 165, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Como has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -5.40%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Como has given property investors a paper return of -0.60%. This puts Suburb as 192 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs 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 Como, 6152. Typically our figures indicate that -6.58% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 1516th most discounted overall in Australia.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Como the average time real estate has been on the market is 67.73 days.

Property investors should expect to get $490 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Como, 6152 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -4.80%.

A 9.47% growth in median value for property investors in Como,6152 puts this suburb at number 77th in terms of best performing suburbs in WA

State is the 2nd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.20% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Como itself are offering an average vendor discount of -7.15% to real estate investors.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4200 per annum or $350 every week.

HOUSE UNIT
$832,500 $485,500
-0.60% -4.05%
-5.40% -4.80%
2.75% 2.23%
$490 $350
138 165
3.06% 3.75%
67.73 85.03

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Below average (H)
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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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