Suburb Profile Report for Lawson ACT (2617)

Lawson Unit: Median price $495,925, Annual capital growth 1.41%, Number of sales 101, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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With a capital gain of 3.97% for the last 12 months, Lawson, 2617 has performed for property investments than its average annual 1.41% property growth over the last 5 years.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Lawson has given property investors a paper return of 0.39%. This puts Suburb as 38 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in ACT

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6000 per annum or $500 every week.

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July 2017


Lawson recently joined the list of the top 10 highest-yield suburbs in the ACT, with units here recording an average yield of nearly 6%.Full summary

With the recent resurgence of the Belconnen region, the suburb of Lawson has been popping up as a potential breakout star in Canberra.

It recently joined the list of the top 10 highest-yield suburbs in the state, with units here recording an average yield of nearly 6%. Thus, much of the demand could be coming from investors who wish to break into this market early. 

Apartments are still priced under $500,000, which suggests that it’s still a good time to buy. Lawson has a central location that benefits residents, since it’s close to the major commercial centre of Belconnen and the schools and hospitals in Bruce. The Canberra CBD is less than 20 minutes away by car.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
N/A $495,925
N/A 0.39%
N/A 3.97%
N/A 1.41%
N/A $500
N/A 101
N/A 5.24%

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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