Suburb Profile Report for Bonython ACT (2905)

Bonython House: Median price $655,000, Annual capital growth 3.15%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $530

Bonython Unit: Median price $503,000, Annual capital growth 2.87%, Number of sales 47, Weekly median advertised rent $490

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • 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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Bonython, 2905 ranked 77th in ACT when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Bonython is one of 126 in our list for ACT

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

At number 2544 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Bonython is in the bottom 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 91.9412 for properties listed there.

Property investors should expect to get $530 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Over the last year, property investments in Bonython, 2905 have given investors a capital gain of 0.60%. This compares averagely with the -0.42% for ACT as a whole.

While Bonython,2905 ranked number 41th in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 6th over the last 5 years.

State is the 8th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.11% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Bonython itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.00% to real estate investors.

Using the current median advertised rental of $490 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.87%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.07%

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February 2018

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Dorm suburb pulls in working professionals

Postcode: 2905

Median unit price: $466,000

Three-year growth: 12.6%

Rental yield: 4.8%

Bordering Mount Stranger, the suburb of Bonython in Tuggeranong has been enjoying gentle but steady growth over the past five years. Following a 2.4% increase in prices in the year leading up to November 2017, the median unit value has gone up to $466,000.

Returns for investors are fairly high at an average of 4.8%, and given Bonython’s potential for long-term growth, this could definitely draw attention from those looking to capitalise on the ACT’s rise.

Bonython Primary School is located in the heart of the suburb, and there is a childcare centre nearby. Bonython is also very close to the Tuggeranong Town Centre, which brings in many of the working population in this town. The town centre also serves as Bonython’s main commercial and retail hub. 

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$655,000 $503,000
-0.76% -0.10%
-3.39% 0.60%
3.15% 2.87%
$530 $490
31 47
4.21% 5.07%
91.9411764705882 57.1944444444445

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 : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3838
Median household income ($/weekly) 1950
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2104
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 512 13.3
    25-34 years 582 15.2
    35-44 years 602 15.7
    45-54 years 632 16.5
    55-64 years 366 9.5
    Others 1144 29.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1319 45.7
    Not Married 1286 44.6
    Defacto Relationship 279 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2800 75.1
    Indonesia 71 1.9
    United Kingdom 166 4.5
    Viet Nam 62 1.7
    Other 237 6.4
    Others 390 10.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 145 4.0
    Christianity 2247 62.7
    Hinduism 78 2.2
    Islam 141 3.9
    No Religion 936 26.1
    Others 34 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 187 14.8
    $2,000-$2,499 150 11.9
    $2,500-$2,999 179 14.2
    $3,000-$3,499 122 9.7
    $4,000 or more 108 8.6
    Others 514 40.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1605 53.6
    Not in the labour force 618 20.6
    Employed, worked part-time 539 18.0
    Employed, away from work 158 5.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 73 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 341 14.8
    Professionals 539 23.4
    Technicians & trades workers 256 11.1
    Community & personal service workers 213 9.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 511 22.2
    Others 441 19.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 59 6.0
    Infants/Primary 331 33.5
    Secondary 306 31.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 96 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 170 17.2
    Others 26 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2421 65.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1112 30.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 179 4.8
    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 559 41.0
    Rented 474 34.8
    Fully owned 324 23.8
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
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