Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $587,500, Annual capital growth 0.61%, Number of sales 150, Weekly median advertised rent $453

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $555,000, Annual capital growth -0.41%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Dunsborough 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 -6.15%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Dunsborough has given property investors a paper return of -1.26%. This puts Suburb as 232 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

State is the most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.25% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Dunsborough itself are offering an average vendor discount of -6.64% to real estate investors.

In the last year 150 properties changed hands in Dunsborough, which puts it as the 41th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 197.66km from the CBD, Dunsborough is one of Busselton localities in the postcode 6281.

WA has seen average median house prices change by -4.11% which means that Dunsborough, 6281 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 2.30% over the last year

The five-year average increase in median property values for Dunsborough,6281 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 2.78% across each of those five years.

Vendor discounting in Dunsborough is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -7.23%. This puts suburb at number 70th in WA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4920 per annum or $410 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$587,500 $555,000
-1.26% 1.37%
-6.15% 2.30%
0.61% -0.41%
$453 $410
150 27
4.01% 3.84%
118.65 94.73

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4005
Median household income ($/weekly) 1356
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2058
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 639 16.0
    25-34 years 581 14.5
    35-44 years 749 18.7
    45-54 years 473 11.8
    55-64 years 416 10.4
    Others 1148 28.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1388 53.5
    Not Married 829 31.9
    Defacto Relationship 378 14.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3030 79.7
    Papua New Guinea 103 2.7
    South Africa 32 0.8
    United Kingdom 371 9.8
    Other 93 2.4
    Others 174 4.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 1.2
    Christianity 2295 62.8
    Hinduism 6 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.6
    No Religion 1279 35.0
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 112 9.3
    $800-$999 114 9.5
    $1,250-$1,499 142 11.8
    $1,500-$1,999 192 16.0
    $2,000-$2,499 129 10.7
    Others 512 42.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1074 37.1
    Not in the labour force 843 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 741 25.6
    Employed, away from work 165 5.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 75 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 270 13.6
    Professionals 337 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 418 21.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 235 11.9
    Sales 222 11.2
    Others 501 25.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 8.4
    Infants/Primary 450 50.2
    Secondary 213 23.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 75 8.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 67 7.5
    Others 16 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3394 95.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 107 3.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 34 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 11 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 507 36.5
    Rented 506 36.5
    Fully owned 370 26.7
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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