Suburb Profile Report for Monash ACT (2904)

Monash House: Median price $588,000, Annual capital growth 3.75%, Number of sales 57, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Monash Unit: Median price $446,500, Annual capital growth 2.26%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Monash, 2904 have given investors a capital gain of 5.00%. This compares badly with the 7.41% for ACT as a whole.

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

State is the 5th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -3.63% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Monash itself are offering an average vendor discount of -2.50% to real estate investors.

Using the current median advertised rental of $500 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.75%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.42%

Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 1.48% for the last year, Monash, 2904 is the 1058th 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 Monash has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Vendor discounting in Monash is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -6.79%. This puts suburb at number 5th in ACT when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$588,000 $446,500
5.47% N/A
5.00% 1.48%
3.75% 2.26%
$500 $420
57 27
4.42% 4.89%
59.78 80.5

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Very good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5422
Median household income ($/weekly) 1911
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1863
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 620 11.4
    25-34 years 631 11.6
    35-44 years 675 12.4
    45-54 years 899 16.6
    55-64 years 762 14.1
    Others 1836 33.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2194 52.4
    Not Married 1686 40.2
    Defacto Relationship 311 7.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4058 77.2
    Indonesia 100 1.9
    Sri Lanka 97 1.8
    United Kingdom 254 4.8
    Other 204 3.9
    Others 543 10.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 101 2.0
    Christianity 3430 67.3
    Hinduism 150 2.9
    Islam 106 2.1
    No Religion 1264 24.8
    Others 46 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 259 14.3
    $2,000-$2,499 208 11.5
    $2,500-$2,999 222 12.3
    $3,000-$3,499 164 9.1
    $4,000 or more 152 8.4
    Others 801 44.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2054 46.6
    Not in the labour force 1226 27.8
    Employed, worked part-time 840 19.0
    Employed, away from work 204 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 87 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 443 14.3
    Professionals 726 23.4
    Technicians & trades workers 383 12.4
    Community & personal service workers 284 9.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 700 22.6
    Others 563 18.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 56 4.4
    Infants/Primary 402 31.5
    Secondary 394 30.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 144 11.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 242 19.0
    Others 37 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4397 84.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 726 14.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 53 1.0
    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 804 41.3
    Fully owned 674 34.6
    Rented 394 20.2
    Other tenure type 75 3.9
    Tenure Type
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