Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $612,500, Annual capital growth -0.45%, Number of sales 141, Weekly median advertised rent $455

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $515,000, Annual capital growth -1.23%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $418

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Dunsborough 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 -1.37%

Comparing Dunsborough,6281 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Dunsborough6281 is located in WA which offers an average discount of -8.15% to property investors. Dunsborough itself is showing figures that indicate -6.50% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Dunsborough, 6281’s gross rental yield is 3.86%

Dunsborough has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -6.36% to date .

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Dunsborough,6281 has racked up an average of -6.36% over the period. This ranks it number 941th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Dunsborough is offering property investors an average of -8.93. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 65th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

At number 1287 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Dunsborough is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 115.33 for properties listed there.

With the median price for a house in Dunsborough being $515000 and the advertised rent reaching $417.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.22%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$612,500 $515,000
2.08% 2.18%
-1.37% -6.36%
-0.45% -1.23%
$455 $418
141 25
3.86% 4.22%
112.9 115.33

Source: CoreLogic

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