Suburb Profile Report for Malvern SA (5061)

Malvern House: Median price $1,290,000, Annual capital growth 4.91%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $568

Malvern Unit: Median price $501,500, Annual capital growth 5.11%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $343

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Malvern has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -5.70%

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

Malvern, 5061 is offering SA ‘s 58th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 20% of discounts offered by this SA.

Advertised rents are around the $567.5 mark per week – giving a return of 2.29% based on the median price in Suburb

SA has seen average median house prices change by 3.57% which means that Malvern, 5061 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -3.79% over the last year

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Malvern comes in at number 7th in SA.

Situated 2.22km from the CBD, Malvern is one of Unley localities in the postcode 5061.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,290,000 $501,500
-0.39% 11.44%
-5.70% -3.79%
4.91% 5.11%
$568 $343
46 19
2.29% 3.55%
89.66 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2577
Median household income ($/weekly) 1893
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2253
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 350 13.6
    25-34 years 218 8.5
    35-44 years 326 12.6
    45-54 years 392 15.2
    55-64 years 384 14.9
    Others 909 35.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1025 55.8
    Not Married 711 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 100 5.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1945 79.5
    Croatia 30 1.2
    Japan 48 2.0
    United Kingdom 151 6.2
    Other 65 2.7
    Others 209 8.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 35 1.5
    Christianity 1648 71.1
    Hinduism 13 0.6
    Islam 14 0.6
    No Religion 595 25.7
    Others 13 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 62 7.7
    $1,500-$1,999 95 11.7
    $2,500-$2,999 109 13.5
    $3,000-$3,499 67 8.3
    $4,000 or more 106 13.1
    Others 371 45.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 768 38.3
    Not in the labour force 654 32.6
    Employed, worked part-time 468 23.3
    Employed, away from work 61 3.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 206 15.8
    Professionals 556 42.8
    Community & personal service workers 93 7.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 165 12.7
    Sales 131 10.1
    Others 149 11.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 40 5.5
    Infants/Primary 267 37.0
    Secondary 180 24.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 34 4.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 191 26.5
    Others 10 1.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2031 87.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 148 6.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 136 5.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 402 44.5
    Being purchased 320 35.4
    Rented 171 18.9
    Other tenure type 11 1.2
    Tenure Type
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