Suburb Profile Report for Beresfield NSW (2322)

Beresfield House: Median price $395,000, Annual capital growth 5.48%, Number of sales 83, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Beresfield Unit: Median price $332,500, Annual capital growth -0.45%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $338

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Beresfield is in the TOP 20% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Beresfield gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 12.86%.

Beresfield,2322 has offered an average of 12.86% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Beresfield is offering property investors an average of -6.45. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 566th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Beresfield the average time real estate has been on the market is 55.04 days.

The NSW suburb of Beresfield, 2322 is in the Newcastle (C) local government area.

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Postcode: 2322

Median unit price: $327,500

Three-year growth: 25.4%

Rental yield: 5.4%

Located 22km northwest of the Newcastle CBD, the suburb of Beresfield attracts residents due to its convenience.

Apartment values rose by 2.3% over the 12 months to January 2019, but the median price remains quite affordable at under $350,000. This affordability could be a reason why such properties barely get comfortable on the market before being snapped up, spending an average of less than 20 days on sale. Investors can even reap remarkable yields of 5.4% on average.

The northern side of Beresfield contains the local shopping centre and railway station, which is part of the Hunter line. To the south are the suburb’s sports facilities, including the bowling club, swimming pool, oval and golf course. The Newcastle Memorial Park cemetery is situated on this side of town as well.

The suburb is community-oriented, with youth organisations that reach out to the disadvantaged.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$395,000 $332,500
0.25% 1.53%
8.22% -0.45%
5.48% -0.45%
$360 $338
83 13
4.74% 5.28%
57.295456 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for May 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3077
Median household income ($/weekly) 917
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 423 13.7
    35-44 years 349 11.3
    45-54 years 347 11.3
    55-64 years 384 12.5
    65-74 years 398 12.9
    Others 1177 38.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1180 49.2
    Not Married 963 40.1
    Defacto Relationship 257 10.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2749 93.0
    Greece 17 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 19 0.6
    United Kingdom 68 2.3
    Other 22 0.7
    Others 82 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2376 82.6
    No Religion 460 16.0
    Buddhism 20 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 15 0.5
    Hinduism 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 117 10.2
    $400-$599 192 16.8
    $600-$799 155 13.5
    $1,000-$1,249 117 10.2
    $1,500-$1,999 137 12.0
    Others 428 37.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1090 45.0
    Employed, worked full-time 769 31.7
    Employed, worked part-time 374 15.4
    Employed, away from work 103 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 87 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 244 19.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 153 12.3
    Sales 138 11.1
    Machinery operators & drivers 145 11.7
    Labourers 235 18.9
    Others 328 26.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 50 9.0
    Infants/Primary 205 36.7
    Secondary 170 30.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 72 12.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 49 8.8
    Others 12 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2831 94.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 88 2.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 68 2.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 516 42.6
    Being purchased 399 33.0
    Rented 292 24.1
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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