Suburb Profile Report for Waverley NSW (2024)

Waverley House: Median price $2,405,000, Annual capital growth 8.19%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $1,295

Waverley Unit: Median price $875,000, Annual capital growth 7.38%, Number of sales 41, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Waverley has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 5.25% to date .

Comparing Waverley,2024 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

With the median price for a house in Waverley being $2405000 and the advertised rent reaching $1295 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 2.80%

Over the last year, property investments in Waverley, 2024 have given investors a capital gain of -9.84%. This compares very badly with the 6.98% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Waverley has seen property prices show investors a 49.06% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property buyers and investors in Waverley 2024 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.82% . This means that Waverley is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

At number 575 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Waverley is in the TOP 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 61.9 for properties listed there.

With the median price for a house in Waverley being $875000 and the advertised rent reaching $650 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.86%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,405,000 $875,000
-1.84% 2.94%
5.25% -9.84%
8.19% 7.38%
$1,295 $650
31 41
2.80% 3.86%
28.3 61.9

Source: CoreLogic

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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