Suburb Profile Report for Launceston TAS (7250)

Launceston House: Median price $572,500, Annual capital growth 4.54%, Number of sales 49, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Launceston Unit: Median price $411,500, Annual capital growth 2.35%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

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

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Property value increases in Launceston have tracked just higher than the TAS average of 18.88% over the last 12 months.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Launceston has given property investors a paper return of -0.43%. This puts Suburb as 173 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in TAS

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.08 sales per month, which equates to 49 per year.

Over the last year, property investments in Launceston, 7250 have given investors a capital gain of 3.78%. This compares badly with the 8.44% for TAS as a whole.

While Launceston,7250 ranked number 28th in TAS for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 45th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Launceston is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.37%. This puts suburb at number 2nd in TAS when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $20280 per annum or $390 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$572,500 $411,500
-0.43% 3.91%
23.12% 3.78%
4.54% 2.35%
$430 $390
49 52
3.91% 4.93%
73.5161290322581 55.9090909090909

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

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2897
Median household income ($/weekly) 1007
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1603
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 383 13.2
    25-34 years 472 16.3
    35-44 years 365 12.6
    45-54 years 432 14.9
    55-64 years 368 12.7
    Others 877 30.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1138 52.9
    Registered Married 744 34.6
    Defacto Relationship 268 12.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2225 80.8
    Indonesia 37 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 36 1.3
    United Kingdom 151 5.5
    Other 89 3.2
    Others 215 7.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 42 1.6
    Christianity 1463 56.6
    Hinduism 29 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 35 1.4
    No Religion 991 38.4
    Others 24 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 140 12.0
    $600-$799 124 10.7
    $800-$999 117 10.1
    $1,250-$1,499 106 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 120 10.3
    Others 555 47.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 955 39.3
    Not in the labour force 750 30.9
    Employed, worked part-time 506 20.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 121 5.0
    Employed, away from work 97 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 197 12.7
    Professionals 500 32.1
    Technicians & trades workers 184 11.8
    Community & personal service workers 185 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 191 12.3
    Others 300 19.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 140 21.1
    Secondary 119 17.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 14.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 278 41.8
    Other type of educational institution 19 2.9
    Others 15 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1416 56.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 573 22.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 444 17.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 91 3.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 6 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 637 51.4
    Fully owned 335 27.0
    Being purchased 264 21.3
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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