Suburb Profile Report for Menai NSW (2234)

Menai House: Median price $1,027,500, Annual capital growth 5.03%, Number of sales 111, Weekly median advertised rent $725

Menai Unit: Median price $725,000, Annual capital growth 5.09%, Number of sales 55, Weekly median advertised rent $560

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: Monthly data update for Jul 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Apr 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Menai, 2234 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 3.79%.

A 18.51% growth in median value for property investors in Menai,2234 puts this suburb at number 830th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Menai, 2234. Typically our figures indicate that -4.28% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 2552th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 111 properties changed hands in Menai, which puts it as the 181th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Menai is 568th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 3.67% return

With a capital gain of -2.03% for the last 12 months, Menai, 2234 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.09% property growth over the last 5 years.

Menai,2234 has offered an average of -2.03% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Vendor discounting in Menai is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.09%. This puts suburb at number 314th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Advertised rents are around the $560 mark per week – giving a return of 4.02% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,027,500 $725,000
0.24% 0.00%
3.79% -2.03%
5.03% 5.09%
$725 $560
111 55
3.67% 4.02%
40.4897959183674 47

Source: Monthly data update for Jul 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Apr 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Excellent (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10529
Median household income ($/weekly) 1967
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2350
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1684 16.0
    25-34 years 1064 10.1
    35-44 years 1587 15.1
    45-54 years 1775 16.9
    55-64 years 1181 11.2
    Others 3239 30.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4426 57.5
    Not Married 2885 37.5
    Defacto Relationship 389 5.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8177 80.2
    Papua New Guinea 133 1.3
    South Africa 140 1.4
    United Kingdom 379 3.7
    Other 364 3.6
    Others 1005 9.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 92 0.9
    Christianity 8418 83.9
    Hinduism 93 0.9
    Islam 163 1.6
    No Religion 1229 12.2
    Others 40 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 226 7.6
    $1,500-$1,999 415 14.0
    $2,000-$2,499 361 12.2
    $2,500-$2,999 430 14.6
    $3,000-$3,499 312 10.6
    Others 1211 41.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3667 46.4
    Not in the labour force 1958 24.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1754 22.2
    Employed, away from work 320 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 202 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 824 14.4
    Professionals 1262 22.0
    Technicians & trades workers 737 12.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 1110 19.3
    Sales 688 12.0
    Others 1121 19.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 238 7.5
    Infants/Primary 1070 33.7
    Secondary 1011 31.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 279 8.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 516 16.2
    Others 62 2.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 8039 79.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1701 16.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 416 4.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 6 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1669 51.1
    Fully owned 1001 30.7
    Rented 586 17.9
    Other tenure type 9 0.3
    Tenure Type
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