Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $857,250, Annual capital growth 4.12%, Number of sales 138, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Como Unit: Median price $500,000, Annual capital growth 3.42%, Number of sales 155, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Como has done pretty 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 2.54%

A 4.54% growth in median value for property investors in Como,6152 puts this suburb at number 315th in terms of best performing suburbs in WA

Property investors looking for a bargain in Como should be aiming for at least -6.62% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Using the current median advertised rental of $500 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.12%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.03%

Investment property in Como has done pretty 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 -0.99%

Across a shorter period, Como, 6152 has seen a median price increase of 0.00% over the last quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Como are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -6.63% below the asking price at the moment.

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

HOUSE UNIT
$857,250 $500,000
-3.14% 0.00%
2.54% -0.99%
4.12% 3.42%
$500 $370
138 155
3.03% 3.85%
76.25 83.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (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
Census 2011, ABS
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