Southbank, 3006 ranked 159th in VIC when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Southbank is one of 2099 in our list for VIC
Across a shorter period, Southbank, 3006 has seen a median price increase of 1.23% over the last quarter.
At number 97th of VIC’s most discounted properties, Southbank is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.
Advertised rents are around the $565 mark per week – giving a return of 5.28% based on the median price in Suburb
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Vacancies being filled
Median unit price: $555,000
Vacancy rate: 11.4%
Three-year growth: 1.5%
Southbank has not had an excellent reputation of late, but it remains favoured by many residents, including renters.
The average vacancy rate fell from 11.4% in July 2017 to 9.8% after 12 months, suggesting that the $550 average weekly rent rate is not affecting tenant demand. Moreover, investors enjoy considerable yields of 5.2% on average. The cash flow gained suggests that investments here could pay off very well and that the stock on market can be effectively filled.
This inner-city Melbourne suburb has experienced a strong inflow of high-rise apartments, given that it’s one of the city’s most populated areas. Southbank is regarded as one of Greater Melbourne’s main business hubs, and is home to many major firms. Southbank is served by a shopping precinct on the river that is also home to Southgate Restaurant.