Suburb Profile Report for Lilyfield NSW (2040)

Lilyfield House: Median price $1,749,000, Annual capital growth 8.88%, Number of sales 104, Weekly median advertised rent $870

Lilyfield Unit: Median price $650,500, Annual capital growth 3.43%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $560

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Lilyfield, 2040 ranked 703th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Lilyfield is one of 3163 in our list for NSW

Lilyfield,2040 has offered an average of 11.40% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -1.46% to buyers in Lilyfield at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

In the last year 104 properties changed hands in Lilyfield, which puts it as the 272th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The NSW suburb of Lilyfield, 2040 is in the Leichhardt local government area.

Lilyfield, 2040 ranked 556th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Lilyfield is one of 3163 in our list for NSW

A 4.08% growth in median value for property investors in Lilyfield,2040 puts this suburb at number 531th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6720 per annum or $560 every week.

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Originally a suburb for the working class, Lilyfield is now mainly targeted towards the middle class, with many investors choosing to redevelop the old workers’ cottages. As a result, the median house price has soared to over $1.5m.Full summary

Working-class suburb enjoys upgrade

Median house price: $1,567,500

Three-year growth: 60.60%

Rental yield: 2.49%

A stone’s throw west of the Sydney CBD, Lilyfield has seen its stock rise due to gentrification and renovation.

Originally a suburb for the working class, Lilyfield is now mainly targeted towards the middle class, with many investors choosing to redevelop the old workers’ cottages. Thus, the median house price has soared to over $1.5m. In the past 12 months alone, there was nearly 12% growth, with vendors unloading homes while offering a very low average discount of just 2.2%

Rental yield isn’t very high here given the high prices and stiff competition. Nonetheless, the income will surely be steady as the average vacancy rate indicates that the majority of properties are occupied.

Lilyfield is highly accessible by tram and several bus routes. The City West Link Road is linked to the A4, and various bicycle routes can lead to Parramatta.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,749,000 $650,500
1.39% -7.34%
11.40% -32.59%
8.88% 3.43%
$870 $560
104 37
2.59% 4.48%
29.93 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7342
Median household income ($/weekly) 1871
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3111
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 772 10.5
    25-34 years 1042 14.2
    35-44 years 1565 21.3
    45-54 years 1105 15.0
    55-64 years 759 10.3
    Others 2100 28.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2302 44.6
    Not Married 2132 41.3
    Defacto Relationship 733 14.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4941 71.2
    Japan 194 2.8
    Papua New Guinea 217 3.1
    United Kingdom 529 7.6
    Other 315 4.5
    Others 742 10.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 156 2.3
    Christianity 3971 59.5
    Islam 69 1.0
    Judaism 52 0.8
    No Religion 2369 35.5
    Others 62 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 214 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 232 9.1
    $2,500-$2,999 349 13.7
    $3,000-$3,499 219 8.6
    $4,000 or more 358 14.0
    Others 1183 46.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2554 46.3
    Not in the labour force 1595 28.9
    Employed, worked part-time 977 17.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 206 3.7
    Employed, away from work 187 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 750 20.2
    Professionals 1452 39.1
    Community & personal service workers 274 7.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 451 12.1
    Sales 265 7.1
    Others 524 14.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 158 10.4
    Infants/Primary 561 36.9
    Secondary 275 18.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 121 8.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 362 23.8
    Others 45 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4156 62.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1475 22.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 1016 15.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 23 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 5 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1041 37.6
    Being purchased 956 34.6
    Fully owned 758 27.4
    Other tenure type 11 0.4
    Tenure Type
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