Suburb Profile Report for Hawks Nest NSW (2324)

Hawks Nest House: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 1.67%, Number of sales 45, Weekly median advertised rent $395

Hawks Nest Unit: Median price $385,000, Annual capital growth -3.22%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Hawks Nest, 2324 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 30.95%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Hawks Nest comes in at number 540th in NSW.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.75 sales per month, which equates to 45 per year.

A $395 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.73%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.67%.

Property value increases in Hawks Nest have tracked close to the NSW average of 8.39% over the last 12 months.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Hawks Nest has given property investors a paper return of -1.28%. This puts Suburb as 437 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

At number 62th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Hawks Nest is in the bottom 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

With the median price for a house in Hawks Nest being $385000 and the advertised rent reaching $360 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.86%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$550,000 $385,000
2.80% -1.28%
30.95% 7.32%
1.67% -3.22%
$395 $360
45 56
3.73% 4.86%
N/A 98.8

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1123
Median household income ($/weekly) 725
Median age of persons 58
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1600
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 92 8.2
    45-54 years 130 11.6
    55-64 years 199 17.7
    65-74 years 221 19.7
    75-84 years 151 13.4
    Others 330 29.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 431 52.4
    Not Married 321 39.1
    Defacto Relationship 70 8.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 929 87.5
    Papua New Guinea 24 2.3
    South Africa 7 0.7
    United Kingdom 52 4.9
    Other 13 1.2
    Others 37 3.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 823 80.9
    No Religion 169 16.6
    Buddhism 12 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.7
    Islam 6 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 56 12.2
    $400-$599 86 18.8
    $600-$799 62 13.5
    $800-$999 62 13.5
    $1,500-$1,999 39 8.5
    Others 153 33.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 576 62.0
    Employed, worked full-time 168 18.1
    Employed, worked part-time 132 14.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 32 3.4
    Employed, away from work 21 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 41 12.6
    Professionals 52 16.0
    Technicians & trades workers 63 19.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 44 13.5
    Labourers 46 14.2
    Others 79 24.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 13 8.7
    Infants/Primary 59 39.3
    Secondary 37 24.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 12 8.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 20 13.3
    Others 9 6.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 761 77.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 132 13.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 76 7.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 17 1.7
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 251 51.8
    Rented 165 34.0
    Being purchased 65 13.4
    Other tenure type 4 0.8
    Tenure Type
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