Suburb Profile Report for Holt ACT (2615)

Holt House: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 4.05%, Number of sales 58, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Holt Unit: Median price $360,000, Annual capital growth 1.26%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Property value increases in Holt have tracked higher than the ACT average of 6.10% over the last 12 months.

Over the longer term, Holt has seen property prices show investors a 26.07% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Holt, 2615. Typically our figures indicate that -4.50% is being offered, which puts this ACT suburb at 2799th most discounted overall in Australia.

Situated 12.22km from the CBD, Holt is one of Unincorporated ACT localities in the postcode 2615.

Holt has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of ACT, giving investors a capital gain of -6.49% to date .

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

Property investors looking for a bargain in Holt should be aiming for at least -5.87% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Holt have been waiting around 53.87 days to sell a property.

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A suburb of the Belconnen district, Holt is seeing sustained growth as Canberra maintains its rise in the national property marketFull summary

Affordable houses draw eyes to Belconnen suburb

Postcode: 2615

Median house price: $485,000

Three-year growth: 9.0%

Rental yield: 4.8%

A suburb of the Belconnen district, Holt is seeing sustained growth as Canberra maintains its rise in the national property market.

The suburb saw over 6% growth in the past year leading up to July 2017 – even then, houses are reasonably priced at under $500,000. The strong average rental yield of 4.8% should definitely catch the eye of investors, and with its extremely tight vacancy rate of 0.2%, tenants will not be difficult to find.

Holt offers many conveniences while being close to the beauty of nature. It is bordered by bushland, and is close to both the Molongolo River and Ginniderra Falls Tourist Park. Meanwhile, Kippax Centre is home to a shopping centre that also serves the neighbouring suburb of Higgins, Latham and Macgregor.

 

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$550,000 $360,000
6.08% -4.64%
12.82% -6.49%
4.05% 1.26%
$450 $380
58 56
4.25% 5.49%
52.08 53.87

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4814
Median household income ($/weekly) 1418
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 508 10.6
    25-34 years 834 17.3
    35-44 years 736 15.3
    45-54 years 488 10.1
    55-64 years 575 11.9
    Others 1671 34.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1560 43.9
    Registered Married 1557 43.8
    Defacto Relationship 436 12.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3591 78.1
    Indonesia 50 1.1
    Papua New Guinea 60 1.3
    United Kingdom 241 5.2
    Other 243 5.3
    Others 413 9.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 48 1.1
    Christianity 2833 64.4
    Hinduism 54 1.2
    Islam 107 2.4
    No Religion 1304 29.7
    Others 50 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 172 9.4
    $1,250-$1,499 174 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 270 14.8
    $2,000-$2,499 217 11.9
    $2,500-$2,999 175 9.6
    Others 820 44.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1662 45.1
    Not in the labour force 1136 30.8
    Employed, worked part-time 637 17.3
    Employed, away from work 176 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 77 2.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 298 12.1
    Professionals 597 24.2
    Technicians & trades workers 353 14.3
    Community & personal service workers 254 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 535 21.7
    Others 434 17.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 86 8.5
    Infants/Primary 331 32.6
    Secondary 226 22.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 122 12.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 206 20.3
    Others 45 4.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2978 66.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1273 28.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 262 5.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 791 40.9
    Fully owned 581 30.0
    Rented 538 27.8
    Other tenure type 25 1.3
    Tenure Type
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