Suburb Profile Report for Mawson Lakes SA (5095)

Mawson Lakes House: Median price $517,000, Annual capital growth 2.04%, Number of sales 163, Weekly median advertised rent $410

Mawson Lakes Unit: Median price $299,000, Annual capital growth 0.04%, Number of sales 111, Weekly median advertised rent $346

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

Source: Monthly data update for Apr 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jan 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Mawson Lakes, 5095 have given investors a capital gain of 10.12%. This compares favourably with the 5.02% for SA as a whole.

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

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Mawson Lakes, 5095. Typically our figures indicate that -2.91% is being offered, which puts this SA suburb at 2517th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 163 properties changed hands in Mawson Lakes, which puts it as the 15th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Mawson Lakes is 210th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in SA with a 4.12% return

At number 1074th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Mawson Lakes, 5095 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 0.50% recorded in median house prices.

Over the longer term, Mawson Lakes has seen property prices show investors a -0.33% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Mawson Lakes is offering property investors an average of -4.97. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 20th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

Using the current median advertised rental of $345.75 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 0.04%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 6.01%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$517,000 $299,000
6.60% 1.36%
10.12% 0.50%
2.04% 0.04%
$410 $346
163 111
4.12% 6.01%
65.7941176470588 91.6896551724138

Source: Monthly data update for Apr 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jan 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10871
Median household income ($/weekly) 1670
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2019
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1237 11.4
    20-24 years 1096 10.1
    25-34 years 2560 23.5
    35-44 years 1849 17.0
    45-54 years 1291 11.9
    Others 2839 26.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4131 52.5
    Not Married 2887 36.7
    Defacto Relationship 852 10.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6487 62.9
    Croatia 333 3.2
    United Kingdom 780 7.6
    Viet Nam 338 3.3
    Other 676 6.6
    Others 1693 16.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 609 6.2
    Christianity 5599 57.1
    Hinduism 269 2.7
    Islam 367 3.7
    No Religion 2879 29.4
    Others 85 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 357 10.0
    $1,250-$1,499 389 10.9
    $1,500-$1,999 585 16.4
    $2,000-$2,499 519 14.5
    $2,500-$2,999 432 12.1
    Others 1286 36.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4318 52.3
    Not in the labour force 1834 22.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1473 17.8
    Employed, away from work 325 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 303 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 887 14.5
    Professionals 1602 26.2
    Technicians & trades workers 691 11.3
    Community & personal service workers 629 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 990 16.2
    Others 1313 21.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 214 7.7
    Infants/Primary 924 33.3
    Secondary 458 16.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 261 9.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 836 30.1
    Others 80 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7752 76.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1512 14.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 886 8.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2009 52.2
    Rented 1339 34.8
    Fully owned 466 12.1
    Other tenure type 36 0.9
    Tenure Type
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