Suburb Profile Report for Waverley NSW (2024)

Waverley House: Median price $2,450,000, Annual capital growth 7.53%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $1,202

Waverley Unit: Median price $490,000, Annual capital growth 0.99%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $650

  • House
  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • 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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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Waverley, 2024 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 2.73%.

Waverley,2024 was ranked 122 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

In the last year 23 properties changed hands in Waverley, which puts it as the 991th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 5.95km from the CBD, Waverley is one of Waverley (A) localities in the postcode 2024.

Property value increases in Waverley have tracked lower than the NSW average of -0.92% over the last 12 months.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Waverley comes in at number 534th in NSW.

A $650 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.90%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 0.99%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,450,000 $490,000
12.64% -1.01%
2.73% -39.69%
7.53% 0.99%
$1,202 $650
23 50
2.55% 6.90%
N/A 74.1

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 : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4254
Median household income ($/weekly) 1724
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3000
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 370 8.7
    25-34 years 730 17.2
    35-44 years 761 17.9
    45-54 years 481 11.3
    55-64 years 366 8.6
    Others 1545 36.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1339 48.7
    Registered Married 1014 36.9
    Defacto Relationship 396 14.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2373 62.1
    Italy 86 2.3
    Papua New Guinea 119 3.1
    United Kingdom 400 10.5
    Other 353 9.2
    Others 488 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 86 2.3
    Christianity 2215 60.4
    Islam 30 0.8
    Judaism 216 5.9
    No Religion 1082 29.5
    Others 40 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 152 10.9
    $2,000-$2,499 107 7.6
    $2,500-$2,999 205 14.7
    $3,000-$3,499 110 7.9
    $4,000 or more 129 9.2
    Others 696 49.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1394 44.9
    Not in the labour force 1033 33.2
    Employed, worked part-time 500 16.1
    Employed, away from work 105 3.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 76 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 344 17.2
    Professionals 787 39.4
    Technicians & trades workers 169 8.5
    Community & personal service workers 169 8.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 272 13.6
    Others 259 13.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 79 9.3
    Infants/Primary 243 28.5
    Secondary 218 25.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 77 9.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 200 23.5
    Others 35 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1488 43.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1060 31.0
    Separate house 828 24.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 44 1.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 695 45.7
    Being purchased 410 27.0
    Fully owned 407 26.8
    Other tenure type 9 0.6
    Tenure Type
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