Suburb Profile Report for Cardiff South NSW (2285)

Cardiff South House: Median price $540,000, Annual capital growth 5.63%, Number of sales 61, Weekly median advertised rent $410

Cardiff South Unit: Median price $431,000, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $365

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

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Cardiff South has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 3.65% to date .

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Cardiff South has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.00% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Cardiff South itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.98% to real estate investors.

The NSW suburb of Cardiff South, 2285 is in the Lake Macquarie (C) local government area.

Situated 110.43km from the CBD, Cardiff South is one of Lake Macquarie (C) localities in the postcode 2285.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$540,000 $431,000
-1.82% 0.00%
3.65% N/A
5.63% N/A
$410 $365
61 13
3.95% 4.40%
48.28125 25.083334

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

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2963
Median household income ($/weekly) 1146
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1650
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 401 13.5
    25-34 years 380 12.8
    35-44 years 418 14.1
    45-54 years 469 15.8
    55-64 years 305 10.3
    Others 991 33.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1128 50.2
    Not Married 910 40.5
    Defacto Relationship 211 9.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2657 93.0
    Greece 23 0.8
    Poland 13 0.5
    United Kingdom 58 2.0
    Other 29 1.0
    Others 76 2.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2159 78.1
    No Religion 574 20.8
    Buddhism 16 0.6
    Other Religious Groups 12 0.4
    Islam 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 114 11.0
    $600-$799 126 12.2
    $1,000-$1,249 120 11.6
    $1,500-$1,999 154 14.9
    $2,000-$2,499 109 10.5
    Others 411 39.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 883 38.5
    Not in the labour force 751 32.7
    Employed, worked part-time 491 21.4
    Employed, away from work 89 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 80 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 195 13.3
    Technicians & trades workers 271 18.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 264 18.0
    Sales 178 12.1
    Labourers 161 11.0
    Others 397 27.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 59 8.3
    Infants/Primary 271 38.1
    Secondary 207 29.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 82 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 85 12.0
    Others 7 1.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2634 91.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 120 4.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 105 3.7
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 7 0.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 6 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 508 45.6
    Fully owned 376 33.7
    Rented 228 20.4
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
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