Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $615,000, Annual capital growth 3.82%, Number of sales 140, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $552,500, Annual capital growth 1.74%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

Source: CoreLogic

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  • Unit Report

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 -1.68%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Dunsborough has given property investors a paper return of -0.81%. This puts Suburb as 200 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

Dunsborough6281 is located in WA which offers an average discount of -8.22% to property investors. Dunsborough itself is showing figures that indicate -6.10% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Property investors should expect to get $450 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Dunsborough, 6281 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was 3.27%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Dunsborough,6281 has racked up an average of 3.27% over the period. This ranks it number 1497th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

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 -6.75% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 307th most discounted overall in Australia.

At number 1197 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Dunsborough is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 105.22 for properties listed there.

Advertised rents are around the $400 mark per week – giving a return of 3.76% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$615,000 $552,500
-0.81% 0.45%
-1.68% 3.27%
3.82% 1.74%
$450 $400
140 28
3.80% 3.76%
99.28 105.22

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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