Suburb Profile Report for Highbury SA (5089)

Highbury House: Median price $512,000, Annual capital growth 3.57%, Number of sales 105, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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With a capital gain of 3.43% for the last 12 months, Highbury, 5089 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.57% property growth over the last 5 years.

Comparing Highbury,5089 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Highbury is offering property investors an average of -7.77. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 199th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

Highbury, 5089’s gross rental yield is 3.76%

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October 2018

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Housing stock dropped by nearly 20% in the suburb of Highbury over the July 2017-2018 period, as did pricesFull summary

Adelaide Hills suburb takes a fall

Postcode: 5089

Median house price: $470,000

Stock on market: -18.9%

12-month growth: -1.1%

Housing stock dropped by nearly 20% in the suburb of Highbury over the July 2017-2018 period, as did prices.

The median house value hit $470,000 following a slight drop of 1.1%. In the three months to July 2018, the decline worsened to 6%, effectively halting the positive trend Highbury had maintained since 2013. The tightening of supply in the market can hopefully spur greater demand.

A suburb at the Adelaide foothills, Highbury has a beautiful location near the River Torrens, with the neighbouring suburbs of Paradise and Athelstone right across. Highbury has a peaceful, community-oriented vibe that appeals greatly to families. There are parks for kids to enjoy, and properties on large blocks of land allow for spacious front or back yards at reasonable prices. Despite the countryside feel, Highbury is less than half an hour’s drive from the Adelaide CBD.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$512,000 N/A
6.22% N/A
3.43% N/A
3.57% N/A
$370 N/A
105 N/A
3.76% N/A
44.54 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

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DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6647
Median household income ($/weekly) 1510
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1543
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 887 13.3
    35-44 years 954 14.4
    45-54 years 987 14.8
    55-64 years 1006 15.1
    65-74 years 659 9.9
    Others 2155 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3058 60.8
    Not Married 1657 33.0
    Defacto Relationship 311 6.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4964 77.1
    Greece 95 1.5
    Japan 173 2.7
    United Kingdom 553 8.6
    Other 173 2.7
    Others 478 7.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 44 0.7
    Christianity 4360 71.3
    Islam 57 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 41 0.7
    No Religion 1579 25.8
    Others 33 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 193 9.1
    $800-$999 218 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 323 15.3
    $2,000-$2,499 256 12.1
    $2,500-$2,999 207 9.8
    Others 914 43.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2106 40.6
    Not in the labour force 1608 31.0
    Employed, worked part-time 1158 22.3
    Employed, away from work 167 3.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 437 12.7
    Professionals 784 22.8
    Technicians & trades workers 514 15.0
    Community & personal service workers 331 9.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 610 17.8
    Others 757 22.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 102 6.3
    Infants/Primary 655 40.7
    Secondary 384 23.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 121 7.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 284 17.6
    Others 64 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6239 98.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 48 0.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 46 0.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1040 45.0
    Fully owned 1012 43.8
    Rented 253 11.0
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
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