Suburb Profile Report for Cardiff NSW (2285)

Cardiff House: Median price $460,000, Annual capital growth 4.82%, Number of sales 98, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Cardiff Unit: Median price $438,500, Annual capital growth 5.91%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

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

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Property value increases in Cardiff have tracked lower than the NSW average of 0.15% over the last 12 months.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Cardiff has given property investors a paper return of 2.00%. This puts Suburb as 524 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.85% to buyers in Cardiff at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Situated 111.36km from the CBD, Cardiff is one of Lake Macquarie (C) localities in the postcode 2285.

Investment property in Cardiff has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -2.56%

Over the longer term, Cardiff has seen property prices show investors a 3.18% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$460,000 $438,500
2.00% -1.46%
-7.44% -2.56%
4.82% 5.91%
$420 $360
98 24
4.75% 4.27%
54.7638888888889 83.8095238095238

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

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5778
Median household income ($/weekly) 1098
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 707 12.2
    25-34 years 928 16.1
    35-44 years 748 12.9
    45-54 years 724 12.5
    55-64 years 653 11.3
    Others 2019 34.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1908 44.6
    Not Married 1897 44.4
    Defacto Relationship 472 11.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4985 90.1
    Greece 47 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 53 1.0
    United Kingdom 132 2.4
    Other 95 1.7
    Others 220 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 73 1.4
    Christianity 4019 74.6
    Islam 10 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.4
    No Religion 1252 23.3
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 215 10.7
    $600-$799 220 11.0
    $800-$999 227 11.3
    $1,000-$1,249 194 9.7
    $1,500-$1,999 271 13.5
    Others 878 43.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1699 37.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1665 37.2
    Employed, worked part-time 798 17.8
    Employed, away from work 166 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 474 18.1
    Technicians & trades workers 452 17.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 400 15.2
    Sales 285 10.9
    Labourers 296 11.3
    Others 719 27.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 105 8.5
    Infants/Primary 449 36.3
    Secondary 328 26.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 120 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 192 15.5
    Others 42 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5003 92.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 219 4.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 198 3.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 19 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 841 38.9
    Fully owned 792 36.6
    Rented 526 24.3
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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