Suburb Profile Report for Lyons ACT (2606)

Lyons House: Median price $900,000, Annual capital growth 4.21%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $550

Lyons Unit: Median price $278,250, Annual capital growth -1.63%, Number of sales 36, Weekly median advertised rent $385

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

Source: Monthly data update for Feb 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Nov 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Lyons is in the TOP 30% in ACT when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Lyons gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 11.80%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Lyons has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

A $550 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.18%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.21%.

Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -25.80% for the last year, Lyons, 2606 is the 1546th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Lyons has fallen somewhat when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Property buyers and investors in Lyons 2606 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -2.19% . This means that Lyons is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in ACT.

A $385 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 7.19%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -1.63%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$900,000 $278,250
5.57% 0.27%
11.80% -25.80%
4.21% -1.63%
$550 $385
37 36
3.18% 7.19%
60.2727272727273 105.4

Source: Monthly data update for Feb 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Nov 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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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