Suburb Profile Report for Lindfield NSW (2070)

Lindfield House: Median price $2,647,500, Annual capital growth 7.02%, Number of sales 77, Weekly median advertised rent $1,130

Lindfield Unit: Median price $1,077,900, Annual capital growth 6.83%, Number of sales 98, Weekly median advertised rent $660

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Lindfield is in the bottom 30% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Lindfield gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -2.13%.

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

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -8.88% to buyers in Lindfield at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

With the median price for a house in Lindfield being $2647500 and the advertised rent reaching $1130 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 2.22%

Lindfield has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 9.99% to date .

Comparing Lindfield,2070 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -7.59% to buyers in Lindfield at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Situated 7.86km from the CBD, Lindfield is one of Ku-ring-gai localities in the postcode 2070.

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The suburb of Lindfield is in the Upper North Shore region of Sydney, 13km northwest of the CBD. In the 12 months to June 2018, it has seen remarkable growth both in demand and supplyFull summary

Supply soars in premium suburb

Postcode: 2070

Median unit price: $1,060,000

Stock on market: 83.7%

12-month growth: 11.2%

The suburb of Lindfield is in the Upper North Shore region of Sydney, 13km northwest of the CBD. In the 12 months to June 2018, it has seen remarkable growth both in demand and supply.

The stock of units and houses in the market rose significantly in this period, with stock on market rising by a significant 83.7%. Supporting the increased supply, however, is considerable demand – Lindfield’s unit market recorded 11.2% growth over the year, causing the median apartment value to pass the $1 million mark. This continues a strong streak of positive growth that has been observed since 2013. Units have also been selling fairly quickly, spending less than two months on the market.

Lindfield is bordered by the bushlands of Garigal National park and Lane Cove National Park. The established suburb is known for its laid-back atmosphere and leafy environment.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$2,647,500 $1,077,900
-6.38% 3.84%
-2.13% 9.99%
7.02% 6.83%
$1,130 $660
77 98
2.22% 3.18%
82.37 73.6

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 8656
Median household income ($/weekly) 2414
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3000
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1381 16.0
    15-19 years 696 8.0
    35-44 years 1183 13.7
    45-54 years 1431 16.5
    55-64 years 1005 11.6
    Others 2961 34.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3629 58.1
    Not Married 2400 38.5
    Defacto Relationship 212 3.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5228 63.1
    Croatia 388 4.7
    India 313 3.8
    United Kingdom 494 6.0
    Other 434 5.2
    Others 1431 17.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 267 3.3
    Christianity 5238 65.7
    Hinduism 138 1.7
    Judaism 188 2.4
    No Religion 2021 25.3
    Others 126 1.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 247 9.7
    $2,000-$2,499 174 6.8
    $2,500-$2,999 439 17.2
    $3,000-$3,499 258 10.1
    $4,000 or more 397 15.6
    Others 1037 40.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2466 38.0
    Not in the labour force 2315 35.7
    Employed, worked part-time 1330 20.5
    Employed, away from work 204 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 178 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 809 20.2
    Professionals 1595 39.9
    Community & personal service workers 271 6.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 577 14.4
    Sales 326 8.2
    Others 419 10.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 202 7.5
    Infants/Primary 901 33.3
    Secondary 814 30.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 108 4.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 628 23.2
    Others 53 2.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6181 76.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 1640 20.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 260 3.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1249 43.9
    Being purchased 979 34.4
    Rented 594 20.9
    Other tenure type 23 0.8
    Tenure Type
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