Suburb Profile Report for Menai NSW (2234)

Menai House: Median price $1,055,000, Annual capital growth 6.29%, Number of sales 109, Weekly median advertised rent $660

Menai Unit: Median price $775,000, Annual capital growth 7.13%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $550

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Property investors who have had real estate in Menai, 2234 should be relatively unhappy 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 0.12%

A 50.71% growth in median value for property investors in Menai,2234 puts this suburb at number 1063th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Vendor discounting in Menai is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -7.27%. This puts suburb at number 208th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

With the median price for a house in Menai being $1055000 and the advertised rent reaching $660 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.25%

Investment property in Menai has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 0.65%

Menai,2234 has offered an average of 0.65% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

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 -4.97% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 744th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $550 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 7.13%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.69%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,055,000 $775,000
-1.86% 0.00%
0.12% 0.65%
6.29% 7.13%
$660 $550
109 50
3.25% 3.69%
42.36 49.51

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Very good (H)
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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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