Suburb Profile Report for Garran ACT (2605)

Garran House: Median price $980,000, Annual capital growth 4.40%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $690

Garran Unit: Median price $565,000, Annual capital growth 2.54%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $515

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 9.50% for the last 12 months, Garran, 2605 has performed for property investments than its average annual 4.40% property growth over the last 5 years.

While Garran,2605 ranked number 27th in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 37th over the last 5 years.

Garran is 61th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in ACT with a 3.66% return

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Garran, 2605 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this ACT suburb was 2.73%.

Over the longer term, Garran has seen property prices show investors a 7.09% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Garran, 2605 is offering ACT ‘s 13th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this ACT.

In the last year 31 properties changed hands in Garran, which puts it as the 37th most active market in ACT when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Garran is 41th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in ACT with a 4.74% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$980,000 $565,000
3.16% 1.35%
9.50% 2.73%
4.40% 2.54%
$690 $515
29 31
3.66% 4.74%
N/A 86.43

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3198
Median household income ($/weekly) 2368
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2383
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 397 12.4
    25-34 years 393 12.3
    35-44 years 441 13.8
    45-54 years 450 14.1
    55-64 years 357 11.2
    Others 1160 36.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1238 53.2
    Not Married 917 39.4
    Defacto Relationship 172 7.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2112 67.8
    Croatia 70 2.2
    Indonesia 68 2.2
    United Kingdom 197 6.3
    Other 228 7.3
    Others 440 14.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 72 2.4
    Christianity 1839 61.9
    Hinduism 72 2.4
    Islam 90 3.0
    No Religion 876 29.5
    Others 24 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 130 12.4
    $2,000-$2,499 88 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 181 17.3
    $3,000-$3,499 111 10.6
    $4,000 or more 151 14.4
    Others 386 36.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1113 44.0
    Not in the labour force 845 33.4
    Employed, worked part-time 401 15.9
    Employed, away from work 125 4.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 45 1.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 298 18.2
    Professionals 687 41.9
    Technicians & trades workers 106 6.5
    Community & personal service workers 130 7.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 262 16.0
    Others 157 9.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 32 3.7
    Infants/Primary 266 31.1
    Secondary 233 27.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 56 6.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 236 27.6
    Others 31 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2142 73.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 520 17.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 240 8.3
    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 437 37.6
    Rented 393 33.8
    Being purchased 321 27.6
    Other tenure type 11 0.9
    Tenure Type
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