Suburb Profile Report for Sefton NSW (2162)

Sefton House: Median price $785,000, Annual capital growth 7.60%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $520

Sefton Unit: Median price $630,000, Annual capital growth 9.87%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $430

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Sefton, 2162 have given investors a capital gain of -8.51%. This compares badly with the -4.21% for NSW as a whole.

Sefton,2162 has offered an average of -8.51% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.64% to buyers in Sefton at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

NSW has seen average median house prices change by -4.02% which means that Sefton, 2162 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 11.01% over the last year

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Sefton comes in at number 61th in NSW.

With the median price for a house in Sefton being $630000 and the advertised rent reaching $430 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.55%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$785,000 $630,000
0.38% 0.00%
-8.51% 11.01%
7.60% 9.87%
$520 $430
37 13
3.44% 3.55%
95.72 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. 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 5230
Median household income ($/weekly) 985
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1842
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 802 15.3
    25-34 years 647 12.4
    35-44 years 692 13.2
    45-54 years 709 13.6
    55-64 years 575 11.0
    Others 1804 34.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1932 50.1
    Not Married 1804 46.8
    Defacto Relationship 122 3.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2701 54.2
    Croatia 181 3.6
    Malaysia 397 8.0
    Viet Nam 690 13.9
    Other 376 7.6
    Others 635 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 751 15.2
    Christianity 2374 48.0
    Islam 1289 26.0
    Other Religious Groups 18 0.4
    No Religion 508 10.3
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 171 11.6
    $600-$799 178 12.1
    $800-$999 168 11.4
    $1,000-$1,249 133 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 173 11.7
    Others 653 44.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1775 45.6
    Employed, worked full-time 1271 32.6
    Employed, worked part-time 551 14.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 183 4.7
    Employed, away from work 114 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 325 16.8
    Technicians & trades workers 321 16.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 275 14.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 210 10.9
    Labourers 239 12.4
    Others 565 29.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 84 6.0
    Infants/Primary 450 32.3
    Secondary 484 34.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 127 9.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 212 15.2
    Others 36 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4055 81.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 659 13.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 162 3.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 100 2.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 598 38.0
    Being purchased 534 33.9
    Rented 424 26.9
    Other tenure type 19 1.2
    Tenure Type
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