Suburb Profile Report for Mawson ACT (2607)

Mawson House: Median price $753,000, Annual capital growth 2.56%, Number of sales 40, Weekly median advertised rent $580

Mawson Unit: Median price $457,500, Annual capital growth 1.90%, Number of sales 54, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. 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 Mawson, 2607 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this ACT suburb was -5.88%.

While Mawson,2607 ranked number 81th in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 81th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Mawson is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.20%. This puts suburb at number 10th in ACT when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Residents and property investors in Mawson have been waiting around 85.1786 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Mawson being $753000 and the advertised rent reaching $580 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.01%

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Mawson, 2607 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 8.03%.

Comparing Mawson,2607 ‘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 Mawson is offering property investors an average of -4.11. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 16th in terms of most discounted suburbs in ACT

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$753,000 $457,500
-2.21% -5.08%
-5.88% 8.03%
2.56% 1.90%
$580 $395
40 54
4.01% 4.49%
85.1785714285714 96.9545454545455

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

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2920
Median household income ($/weekly) 1554
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2100
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 469 16.1
    35-44 years 367 12.6
    45-54 years 446 15.3
    55-64 years 289 9.9
    65-74 years 296 10.1
    Others 1053 36.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1063 45.6
    Registered Married 1037 44.4
    Defacto Relationship 233 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1900 68.5
    Indonesia 93 3.4
    Philippines 39 1.4
    United Kingdom 152 5.5
    Other 229 8.3
    Others 361 13.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.9
    Christianity 1603 60.3
    Hinduism 104 3.9
    Islam 101 3.8
    No Religion 761 28.6
    Others 40 1.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 102 8.8
    $1,250-$1,499 110 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 144 12.5
    $2,500-$2,999 126 10.9
    $4,000 or more 94 8.1
    Others 578 50.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1099 45.6
    Not in the labour force 733 30.4
    Employed, worked part-time 413 17.1
    Employed, away from work 100 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 66 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 257 15.9
    Professionals 498 30.8
    Technicians & trades workers 150 9.3
    Community & personal service workers 152 9.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 291 18.0
    Others 267 16.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 30 4.3
    Infants/Primary 183 26.3
    Secondary 167 24.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 100 14.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 188 27.0
    Others 28 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1794 64.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 494 17.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 483 17.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 490 39.3
    Fully owned 405 32.5
    Being purchased 351 28.2
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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