Suburb Profile Report for Marrickville NSW (2204)

Marrickville House: Median price $1,382,000, Annual capital growth 8.96%, Number of sales 190, Weekly median advertised rent $790

Marrickville Unit: Median price $739,000, Annual capital growth 8.90%, Number of sales 183, Weekly median advertised rent $505

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Property investors who have had real estate in Marrickville, 2204 should be unhappy with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -3.42%

Over the longer term, Marrickville has seen property prices show investors a 30.13% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property buyers and investors in Marrickville 2204 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -7.09% . This means that Marrickville is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

Using the current median advertised rental of $790 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 8.96%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 2.97%

Over the last year, property investments in Marrickville, 2204 have given investors a capital gain of 2.71%. This compares averagely with the 2.79% for NSW as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Marrickville has given property investors a paper return of -0.14%. This puts Suburb as 248 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.76% to buyers in Marrickville at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

In the last year 183 properties changed hands in Marrickville, which puts it as the 57th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $505 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.55%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 8.90%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,382,000 $739,000
-4.03% -0.14%
-3.42% 2.71%
8.96% 8.90%
$790 $505
190 183
2.97% 3.55%
60.79 45.26

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 24612
Median household income ($/weekly) 1406
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2324
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2101 8.5
    25-34 years 4754 19.3
    35-44 years 4462 18.1
    45-54 years 3287 13.4
    55-64 years 2420 9.8
    Others 7588 30.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 9034 48.7
    Registered Married 7101 38.3
    Defacto Relationship 2417 13.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 12994 56.5
    Hong Kong 1260 5.5
    United Kingdom 850 3.7
    Viet Nam 1539 6.7
    Other 2340 10.2
    Others 4029 17.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 1969 8.8
    Christianity 11628 52.1
    Hinduism 580 2.6
    Islam 1161 5.2
    No Religion 6710 30.1
    Others 279 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 735 8.9
    $1,000-$1,249 676 8.1
    $1,500-$1,999 1100 13.2
    $2,000-$2,499 808 9.7
    $2,500-$2,999 798 9.6
    Others 4187 50.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 8069 41.4
    Not in the labour force 6443 33.1
    Employed, worked part-time 3401 17.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 822 4.2
    Employed, away from work 732 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1524 12.5
    Professionals 3746 30.7
    Technicians & trades workers 1435 11.8
    Community & personal service workers 1092 9.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 1750 14.3
    Others 2652 21.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 355 6.7
    Infants/Primary 1344 25.6
    Secondary 970 18.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 712 13.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1646 31.3
    Others 233 4.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 10688 47.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 7071 31.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 4507 20.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 271 1.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 7 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 3855 43.2
    Being purchased 2665 29.9
    Fully owned 2352 26.4
    Other tenure type 43 0.5
    Tenure Type
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