Bicheno has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of TAS, giving investors a capital gain of 8.57% to date .
Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Bicheno,7215 has racked up an average of 8.57% over the period. This ranks it number 1270th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.
Vendor discounting in Bicheno is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -8.61%. This puts suburb at number 12th in TAS when ranking the most discounted suburbs.
Residents and property investors in Bicheno have been waiting around 117.2 days to sell a property.
About half an hour north of Coles Bay, the suburb of Bicheno is a popular holiday town by the water. With the upswing in the Tasmanian property market, Bicheno’s house market has followed suit, recording almost 18% growth in the February 2017 quarter.Full summary
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Seafood town hooks buyers
Median house price: $341,000
Three-year growth: 45.11%
Rental yield: 4.27%
About half an hour north of Coles Bay, the suburb of Bicheno is a popular holiday town by the water. With the upswing in the Tasmanian property market, Bicheno’s house market has followed suit, recording almost 18% growth in the February 2017 quarter.
Having sustained growth over the past five years, Bicheno certainly looks to have long-term potential especially given the rosy outlook for the state. Hence, buyers will want to consider this suburb while prices and the average rental yield remain reasonable. Sellers have a good chance of profiting on the other end of the market, with houses selling at an average discount rate of just 5.36%.
The tourism boom has resulted in the establishment of shops and restaurants, as Bicheno is known for its seafood. There are also parks and reserves, including the Diamond Island Nature Reserve that gets up close and personal with the local penguins.Close