Suburb Profile Report for Theodore ACT (2905)

Theodore House: Median price $538,500, Annual capital growth 3.21%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Theodore Unit: Median price $430,000, Annual capital growth 3.07%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $415

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Theodore, 2905 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this ACT suburb was -2.45%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Theodore has given property investors a paper return of -0.74%. This puts Suburb as 63 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in ACT

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Theodore are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -0.90% below the asking price at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Theodore have been waiting around 40.5 days to sell a property.

Situated 18.95km from the CBD, Theodore is one of Unincorporated ACT localities in the postcode 2905.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Theodore, 2905 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 5.01%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Theodore comes in at number 22th in ACT.

At number 34th of ACT’s most discounted properties, Theodore is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

A $415 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.02%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.07%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$538,500 $430,000
-0.74% 1.18%
-2.45% 5.01%
3.21% 3.07%
$490 $415
35 25
4.73% 5.02%
40.5 46.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4020
Median household income ($/weekly) 1977
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2087
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 610 15.2
    15-19 years 392 9.8
    25-34 years 568 14.1
    35-44 years 623 15.5
    45-54 years 690 17.2
    Others 1137 28.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1419 48.9
    Not Married 1140 39.3
    Defacto Relationship 341 11.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3269 84.1
    Indonesia 22 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 45 1.2
    United Kingdom 156 4.0
    Other 142 3.7
    Others 252 6.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 63 1.7
    Christianity 2531 67.6
    Islam 65 1.7
    Other Religious Groups 28 0.7
    No Religion 1026 27.4
    Others 31 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 109 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 185 15.3
    $2,000-$2,499 154 12.7
    $2,500-$2,999 169 14.0
    $3,000-$3,499 119 9.9
    Others 472 39.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1595 53.3
    Employed, worked part-time 608 20.3
    Not in the labour force 551 18.4
    Employed, away from work 170 5.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 70 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 330 13.9
    Professionals 450 19.0
    Technicians & trades workers 329 13.9
    Community & personal service workers 250 10.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 520 21.9
    Others 495 20.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 6.5
    Infants/Primary 375 32.4
    Secondary 399 34.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 122 10.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 160 13.8
    Others 27 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3719 96.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 117 3.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 36 0.9
    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 762 58.4
    Fully owned 284 21.8
    Rented 259 19.8
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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