Suburb Profile Report for Hackett ACT (2602)

Hackett House: Median price $842,500, Annual capital growth 5.37%, Number of sales 36, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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

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

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Hackett, 2602 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this ACT suburb was 4.87%.

Across a shorter period, Hackett, 2602 has seen a median price increase of -2.88% over the last quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.67% to buyers in Hackett at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of ACT.

Using the current median advertised rental of $640 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.39%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.92%

Hackett has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of ACT, giving investors a capital gain of -5.74% to date .

The five-year average increase in median property values for Hackett,2602 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -36.81% across each of those five years.

At number 161 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Hackett is in the TOP 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 29 for properties listed there.

Advertised rents are around the $330 mark per week – giving a return of 5.97% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$842,500 N/A
-3.99% N/A
3.95% N/A
5.37% N/A
$650 N/A
36 N/A
4.01% N/A
39.827587 N/A

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

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2914
Median household income ($/weekly) 1789
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 337 11.6
    25-34 years 369 12.7
    35-44 years 477 16.4
    45-54 years 407 14.0
    55-64 years 305 10.5
    Others 1020 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1007 46.0
    Not Married 894 40.9
    Defacto Relationship 287 13.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2217 78.0
    Croatia 31 1.1
    Papua New Guinea 44 1.5
    United Kingdom 136 4.8
    Other 145 5.1
    Others 268 9.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 58 2.2
    Christianity 1380 51.7
    Hinduism 18 0.7
    Islam 37 1.4
    No Religion 1151 43.1
    Others 25 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 83 8.0
    $1,500-$1,999 132 12.7
    $2,500-$2,999 116 11.2
    $3,000-$3,499 94 9.1
    $4,000 or more 126 12.1
    Others 487 46.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 960 41.6
    Not in the labour force 748 32.4
    Employed, worked part-time 432 18.7
    Employed, away from work 111 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 57 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 257 17.1
    Professionals 625 41.5
    Technicians & trades workers 119 7.9
    Community & personal service workers 102 6.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 225 15.0
    Others 177 11.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 61 8.2
    Infants/Primary 231 31.1
    Secondary 163 22.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 60 8.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 220 29.6
    Others 7 0.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2297 82.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 256 9.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 227 8.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 449 39.2
    Being purchased 394 34.4
    Rented 301 26.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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