Suburb Profile Report for Tweed Heads West NSW (2485)

Tweed Heads West House: Median price $562,500, Annual capital growth 3.28%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Tweed Heads West Unit: Median price $295,000, Annual capital growth 2.05%, Number of sales 113, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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

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

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Over the last year, property investments in Tweed Heads West, 2485 have given investors a capital gain of 1.89%. This compares averagely with the 0.62% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Tweed Heads West has seen property prices show investors a 29.19% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 5th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.45% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Tweed Heads West itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.65% to real estate investors.

Advertised rents are around the $492.5 mark per week – giving a return of 4.74% based on the median price in Suburb

Investment property in Tweed Heads West 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 1.40%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Tweed Heads West,2485 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 29.89% across each of those five years.

Tweed Heads West2485 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -5.92% to property investors. Tweed Heads West itself is showing figures that indicate -5.22% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

The NSW suburb of Tweed Heads West, 2485 is in the Tweed (A) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$562,500 $295,000
1.35% 1.03%
5.14% 3.87%
3.28% 2.05%
$500 $340
100 113
4.62% 5.99%
48.87037 88.74026

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

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5823
Median household income ($/weekly) 711
Median age of persons 48
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1700
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 648 11.1
    45-54 years 681 11.7
    55-64 years 764 13.1
    65-74 years 789 13.5
    75-84 years 684 11.7
    Others 2257 38.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2254 50.1
    Registered Married 1803 40.1
    Defacto Relationship 441 9.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4332 79.8
    Greece 38 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 206 3.8
    United Kingdom 524 9.7
    Other 114 2.1
    Others 215 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 89 1.7
    Christianity 3991 76.4
    Hinduism 12 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.3
    No Religion 1093 20.9
    Others 20 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 300 12.8
    $400-$599 498 21.3
    $600-$799 352 15.1
    $800-$999 279 11.9
    $1,000-$1,249 213 9.1
    Others 693 29.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2359 50.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1116 24.0
    Employed, worked part-time 778 16.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 250 5.4
    Employed, away from work 142 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 233 11.4
    Technicians & trades workers 358 17.6
    Community & personal service workers 290 14.3
    Sales 270 13.3
    Labourers 307 15.1
    Others 577 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 74 7.8
    Infants/Primary 302 31.8
    Secondary 294 30.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 132 13.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 124 13.1
    Others 24 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3172 58.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1449 26.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 651 12.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 154 2.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1034 41.0
    Rented 825 32.8
    Being purchased 648 25.7
    Other tenure type 12 0.5
    Tenure Type
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