Suburb Profile Report for Belmont NSW (2280)

Belmont House: Median price $645,000, Annual capital growth 6.68%, Number of sales 138, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Belmont Unit: Median price $502,000, Annual capital growth 2.88%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $348

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With a capital gain of 4.03% for the last 12 months, Belmont, 2280 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.68% property growth over the last 5 years.

While Belmont,2280 ranked number 316th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 498th over the last 5 years.

The most recent median price for Belmont is $645000, with sellers offering an average of -6.94% off the asking price.

Situated 102.09km from the CBD, Belmont is one of Lake Macquarie (C) localities in the postcode 2280.

Belmont has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 11.93% to date .

Across a shorter period, Belmont, 2280 has seen a median price increase of 7.09% over the last quarter.

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 Belmont, 2280. Typically our figures indicate that -1.86% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1349th most discounted overall in Australia.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.08 sales per month, which equates to 37 per year.

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In the Newcastle region, the suburb of Belmont is one of the top growing house markets in NSWFull summary

Houses sell in Lake Macquarie suburb

Postcode: 2280

Median house price: $640,000

Three-year growth: 39.1%

Rental yield: 3.4%

In the Newcastle region, the suburb of Belmont is one of the top growing house markets in NSW.

The median value comes in at $640,000 following 32% growth in the May 2017-2018 period. This continues an ongoing streak of positive growth observed since 2013, and brings Belmont’s average annual growth rate to 6.7%.

Belmont is 20km from the Newcastle CBD, and lies on the eastern shore of Lake Macquarie. It is the home of many restaurants offering a beautiful view of the water, and the Belmont Bay foreshore serves as an ideal picnic and recreation spot. Residents and visitors to Belmont also enjoy activities like fishing, sailing, kayaking and surfing. The Belmont Airport offers skydiving sessions above Lake Macquarie, while the Lake Macquarie Carnival is great for families on holiday. Walking and cycling tracks are strewn across the Belmont Wetlands.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$645,000 $502,000
2.38% 7.09%
4.03% 11.93%
6.68% 2.88%
$430 $348
138 37
3.47% 3.60%
44.17 55.12

Source: CoreLogic

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DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6419
Median household income ($/weekly) 860
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 732 11.4
    35-44 years 795 12.4
    45-54 years 929 14.5
    55-64 years 854 13.3
    65-74 years 693 10.8
    Others 2416 37.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2482 50.5
    Not Married 2138 43.5
    Defacto Relationship 293 6.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5554 91.1
    Papua New Guinea 53 0.9
    South Africa 34 0.6
    United Kingdom 219 3.6
    Other 58 1.0
    Others 177 2.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 27 0.5
    Christianity 4716 79.0
    Islam 20 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 25 0.4
    No Religion 1162 19.5
    Others 20 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 297 12.3
    $400-$599 389 16.2
    $600-$799 277 11.5
    $800-$999 209 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 212 8.8
    Others 1024 42.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2278 44.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1575 31.0
    Employed, worked part-time 884 17.4
    Employed, away from work 170 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 169 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 298 11.3
    Professionals 471 17.9
    Technicians & trades workers 425 16.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 423 16.1
    Sales 283 10.8
    Others 731 27.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 113 8.7
    Infants/Primary 461 35.4
    Secondary 428 32.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 126 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 157 12.0
    Others 18 1.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4855 80.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 605 10.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 415 6.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 163 2.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 26 0.4
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1095 42.0
    Rented 818 31.4
    Being purchased 664 25.5
    Other tenure type 32 1.2
    Tenure Type
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