Suburb Profile Report for Arncliffe NSW (2205)

Arncliffe House: Median price $1,312,500, Annual capital growth 10.40%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $650

Arncliffe Unit: Median price $735,000, Annual capital growth 10.33%, Number of sales 113, Weekly median advertised rent $595

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With a capital gain of 12.42% for the last 12 months, Arncliffe, 2205 has performed for property investments than its average annual 10.40% property growth over the last 5 years.

Across a shorter period, Arncliffe, 2205 has seen a median price increase of 0.57% over the last quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Arncliffe is offering property investors an average of -5.24. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 786th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

In the last year 52 properties changed hands in Arncliffe, which puts it as the 632th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $650 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 10.40%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 2.58%

Property investors who have had real estate in Arncliffe, 2205 should be ok with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 4.26%

Comparing Arncliffe,2205 ‘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 -2.48% to buyers in Arncliffe at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Property investors should expect to get $595 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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Arncliffe is 9km southwest of the Sydney CBD, and offers a relatively affordable housing market within easy reach of the CBD. Full summary

Arncliffe is 9km southwest of the Sydney CBD, and offers a relatively affordable housing market within easy reach of the CBD.

It's is a mostly residential area with a mix of houses, townhouses and units. There are a sizeable number of Federation and Victorian homes, many of which offer renovation potential. Also in Arncliffe's favour is its general affordability: the median house price in the suburb is cheaper than Banksia and Rockdale. Indeed, a number of locals have no hesitation in calling Arncliffe a hidden gem.

It's a multicultural suburb, with a significant Middle Eastern influence. Weekly incomes are around average for NSW, with a diverse population of both white-collar and blue-collar workers. While there are some students, it's very much a family suburb.

Accessibility is excellent: the CBD is a 20-minute journey via direct train, and can also be reached by road via Southern Cross Drive or through Newtown. Connections to the inner west are also excellent, and the airport is minutes away – although locals report little aircraft noise. The suburb is also within easy reach of beaches at Brighton-Le-Sands.

Arncliffe's main shopping centre lies around Firth Street and Belmore Street, and extends part of the way along Forest Road. There are a wide range of eateries, many Middle Eastern, as well as supermarkets and cafes. Further retail amenities are in nearby Rockdale. There are several schools in the suburb, with the nearest hospital in Kogarah. Arncliffe also borders the prized Wolli Creek remnant bushland.

Arncliffe’s relative affordability in relation to its neighbours and suburbs closer to the CBD should fuel growth in the suburb. Favourite streets with locals include Broe Avenue, opposite Arncliffe Park, and Tantallon Avenue which features a number of heritage properties and provides views of Botany Bay from the south side of the street.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,312,500 $735,000
0.57% 0.68%
12.42% 4.26%
10.40% 10.33%
$650 $595
52 113
2.58% 4.21%
33.53 29.21

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 8420
Median household income ($/weekly) 1251
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2277
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1017 12.1
    25-34 years 1333 15.8
    35-44 years 1231 14.6
    45-54 years 1066 12.7
    55-64 years 880 10.5
    Others 2893 34.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3004 48.9
    Not Married 2756 44.9
    Defacto Relationship 379 6.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4360 55.7
    Croatia 239 3.1
    Germany 409 5.2
    Malaysia 689 8.8
    Other 732 9.3
    Others 1403 17.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 197 2.5
    Christianity 4119 53.3
    Hinduism 165 2.1
    Islam 2208 28.6
    No Religion 1002 13.0
    Others 37 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 203 8.7
    $600-$799 203 8.7
    $1,000-$1,249 222 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 336 14.4
    $2,000-$2,499 206 8.8
    Others 1159 49.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2517 39.9
    Employed, worked full-time 2268 35.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1024 16.2
    Employed, away from work 275 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 229 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 381 10.7
    Professionals 715 20.0
    Technicians & trades workers 441 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 567 15.9
    Labourers 410 11.5
    Others 1053 29.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 137 6.9
    Infants/Primary 612 31.0
    Secondary 515 26.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 200 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 406 20.6
    Others 102 5.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5571 71.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 1533 19.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 622 8.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 51 0.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 898 35.2
    Being purchased 828 32.5
    Rented 805 31.6
    Other tenure type 19 0.7
    Tenure Type
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