Suburb Profile Report for Prospect TAS (7250)

Prospect House: Median price $350,000, Annual capital growth 3.53%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Prospect Unit: Median price $239,000, Annual capital growth 2.51%, Number of sales 17, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Prospect, 7250 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this TAS suburb was 5.74%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Prospect,7250 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 37.93% across each of those five years.

At number 26th of TAS’s most discounted properties, Prospect is in the bottom 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Advertised rents are around the $350 mark per week – giving a return of 5.20% based on the median price in Suburb

Prospect has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of TAS, giving investors a capital gain of -29.50% to date .

Comparing Prospect,7250 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Prospect is 10th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in TAS with a 6.31% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$350,000 $239,000
0.72% -9.81%
5.74% -29.50%
3.53% 2.51%
$350 $290
27 17
5.20% 6.31%
55.45 46.7272727272727

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1438
Median household income ($/weekly) 871
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1100
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 153 10.6
    25-34 years 147 10.2
    35-44 years 196 13.6
    45-54 years 175 12.2
    55-64 years 200 13.9
    Others 567 39.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 483 44.4
    Not Married 464 42.6
    Defacto Relationship 142 13.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1221 89.8
    New Zealand 13 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 8 0.6
    United Kingdom 49 3.6
    Other 36 2.6
    Others 32 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 999 74.8
    No Religion 324 24.3
    Buddhism 6 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 4 0.3
    Hinduism 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 63 12.0
    $400-$599 93 17.7
    $600-$799 56 10.6
    $800-$999 53 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 56 10.6
    Others 205 39.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 462 40.4
    Employed, worked full-time 393 34.4
    Employed, worked part-time 220 19.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 3.1
    Employed, away from work 33 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 73 11.4
    Professionals 109 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 107 16.6
    Community & personal service workers 75 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 97 15.1
    Others 182 28.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 14 5.3
    Infants/Primary 98 37.0
    Secondary 81 30.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 40 15.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 29 10.9
    Others 3 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1219 91.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 106 8.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.5
    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 205 35.7
    Being purchased 188 32.8
    Rented 171 29.8
    Other tenure type 10 1.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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