Suburb Profile Report for Bowral NSW (2576)

Bowral House: Median price $930,000, Annual capital growth 6.82%, Number of sales 256, Weekly median advertised rent $595

Bowral Unit: Median price $720,000, Annual capital growth 6.40%, Number of sales 79, Weekly median advertised rent $450

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Bowral, 2576 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 10.71%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Bowral,2576 has racked up an average of 10.71% over the period. This ranks it number 623th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

State is the most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.24% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Bowral itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.79% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Bowral the average time real estate has been on the market is 58.01 days.

Bowral is 670th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 3.33% return

With a capital gain of 14.29% for the last 12 months, Bowral, 2576 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.40% property growth over the last 5 years.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Bowral,2576 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 71.43% across each of those five years.

The most recent median price for Bowral is $720000, with sellers offering an average of -1.32% off the asking price.

Using the current median advertised rental of $450 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.40%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.25%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$930,000 $720,000
1.09% 16.13%
10.71% 14.29%
6.82% 6.40%
$595 $450
256 79
3.33% 3.25%
58.01 42.91

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 8022
Median household income ($/weekly) 1051
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 966 12.0
    35-44 years 871 10.9
    45-54 years 1091 13.6
    55-64 years 1169 14.6
    65-74 years 1177 14.7
    Others 2748 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3288 54.8
    Not Married 2339 39.0
    Defacto Relationship 378 6.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6250 81.9
    Greece 52 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 109 1.4
    United Kingdom 639 8.4
    Other 170 2.2
    Others 410 5.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 47 0.6
    Christianity 5780 78.0
    Hinduism 30 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 34 0.5
    No Religion 1479 20.0
    Others 40 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 355 11.9
    $600-$799 320 10.7
    $800-$999 332 11.1
    $1,000-$1,249 273 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 345 11.6
    Others 1361 45.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2946 46.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1853 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1229 19.3
    Employed, away from work 180 2.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 156 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 493 15.1
    Professionals 881 27.0
    Technicians & trades workers 395 12.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 404 12.4
    Sales 360 11.0
    Others 732 22.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 144 8.5
    Infants/Primary 623 36.6
    Secondary 535 31.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 158 9.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 195 11.5
    Others 45 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6596 88.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 653 8.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 176 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 13 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1578 49.0
    Being purchased 875 27.2
    Rented 722 22.4
    Other tenure type 45 1.4
    Tenure Type
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