Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $597,500, Annual capital growth 2.33%, Number of sales 135, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 1.56%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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

Source: CoreLogic

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WA has seen average median house prices change by -4.99% which means that Dunsborough, 6281 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -5.91% over the last year

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Dunsborough has given property investors a paper return of -3.78%. This puts Suburb as 349 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 Dunsborough, 6281. Typically our figures indicate that -6.17% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 1755th most discounted overall in Australia.

The WA suburb of Dunsborough, 6281 is in the Busselton local government area.

Dunsborough, 6281 ranked 38th in WA when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Dunsborough is one of 1662 in our list for WA

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

Property investors looking for a bargain in Dunsborough should be aiming for at least -7.42% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Dunsborough have been waiting around 103.18 days to sell a property.

Using the current median advertised rental of $410 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 1.56%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.88%

HOUSE UNIT
$597,500 $550,000
-3.78% N/A
-5.91% -1.57%
2.33% 1.56%
$450 $410
135 29
3.92% 3.88%
105.88 103.18

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Balanced (H)
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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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