Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $835,000, Annual capital growth 3.25%, Number of sales 144, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Como Unit: Median price $485,500, Annual capital growth 2.36%, Number of sales 166, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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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 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 -4.57%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Como comes in at number 218th in WA.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Como is offering property investors an average of -8.21. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 274th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

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

Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -4.80% for the last year, Como, 6152 is the 1417th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

A 9.10% growth in median value for property investors in Como,6152 puts this suburb at number 72th in terms of best performing suburbs in WA

Como6152 is located in WA which offers an average discount of -8.08% to property investors. Como itself is showing figures that indicate -7.04% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $360 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.36%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.86%

HOUSE UNIT
$835,000 $485,500
-1.76% -2.90%
-4.57% -4.80%
3.25% 2.36%
$490 $360
144 166
3.05% 3.86%
71.89 86.27

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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