Suburb Profile Report for Lyons ACT (2606)

Lyons House: Median price $757,000, Annual capital growth 4.69%, Number of sales 32, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Lyons Unit: Median price $250,000, Annual capital growth 4.53%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $355

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Lyons has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 7.36%

Comparing Lyons,2606 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

State is the 8th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -3.40% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Lyons itself are offering an average vendor discount of -6.76% to real estate investors.

The ACT suburb of Lyons, 2606 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

Over the last year, property investments in Lyons, 2606 have given investors a capital gain of -40.83%. This compares very badly with the 3.53% for ACT as a whole.

Lyons,2606 has offered an average of -40.83% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Lyons are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -5.40% below the asking price at the moment.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4260 per annum or $355 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$757,000 $250,000
-1.17% -9.09%
7.36% -40.83%
4.69% 4.53%
$500 $355
32 25
3.43% 7.38%
89.23 109.7

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2735
Median household income ($/weekly) 1379
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1842
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 284 10.4
    25-34 years 478 17.5
    35-44 years 396 14.5
    45-54 years 366 13.4
    65-74 years 260 9.5
    Others 949 34.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1015 49.1
    Registered Married 872 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 182 8.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1715 66.1
    Croatia 57 2.2
    Indonesia 137 5.3
    United Kingdom 133 5.1
    Other 220 8.5
    Others 331 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 79 3.2
    Christianity 1397 57.0
    Hinduism 127 5.2
    Islam 69 2.8
    No Religion 732 29.9
    Others 47 1.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 92 8.8
    $800-$999 86 8.2
    $1,250-$1,499 88 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 126 12.1
    $2,500-$2,999 103 9.9
    Others 548 52.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 908 41.9
    Not in the labour force 721 33.3
    Employed, worked part-time 391 18.0
    Employed, away from work 92 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 172 12.4
    Professionals 417 30.0
    Technicians & trades workers 157 11.3
    Community & personal service workers 148 10.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 260 18.7
    Others 237 17.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 5.0
    Infants/Primary 180 29.1
    Secondary 141 22.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 86 13.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 163 26.4
    Others 17 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1812 71.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 567 22.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 164 6.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 518 46.3
    Fully owned 328 29.3
    Being purchased 267 23.9
    Other tenure type 6 0.5
    Tenure Type
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