Suburb Profile Report for Sunshine West VIC (3020)

Sunshine West House: Median price $600,000, Annual capital growth 9.98%, Number of sales 201, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Sunshine West Unit: Median price $445,000, Annual capital growth 9.23%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $327

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Sunshine West has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 20.00%

While Sunshine West,3020 ranked number 191th in VIC for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 210th over the last 5 years.

A $350 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.03%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 9.98%.

Property investors who have had real estate in Sunshine West, 3020 should be pleased with this VIC suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 15.58%

Sunshine West,3020 was ranked 1286 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

The VIC suburb of Sunshine West, 3020 is in the Brimbank local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$600,000 $445,000
4.35% -1.44%
20.00% 15.58%
9.98% 9.23%
$350 $327
201 39
3.03% 3.82%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 16742
Median household income ($/weekly) 945
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1491
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1975 11.8
    25-34 years 2405 14.4
    35-44 years 2325 13.9
    45-54 years 2064 12.3
    55-64 years 1880 11.2
    Others 6094 36.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 6130 47.9
    Registered Married 6092 47.6
    Defacto Relationship 577 4.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6979 44.8
    Hong Kong 554 3.6
    Netherlands 734 4.7
    Viet Nam 2144 13.8
    Other 1719 11.0
    Others 3444 22.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 2371 15.4
    Christianity 9702 63.2
    Hinduism 212 1.4
    Islam 1112 7.2
    No Religion 1750 11.4
    Others 211 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 703 14.8
    $600-$799 561 11.8
    $800-$999 477 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 515 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 559 11.7
    Others 1951 40.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 5994 46.8
    Employed, worked full-time 3905 30.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1778 13.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 665 5.2
    Employed, away from work 463 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 735 12.0
    Technicians & trades workers 855 13.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 864 14.1
    Machinery operators & drivers 918 14.9
    Labourers 1038 16.9
    Others 1735 28.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 1114 30.3
    Secondary 1063 28.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 407 11.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 668 18.2
    Other type of educational institution 266 7.2
    Others 161 4.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 15020 94.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 517 3.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 328 2.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 28 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 2339 44.7
    Being purchased 1617 30.9
    Rented 1247 23.9
    Other tenure type 25 0.5
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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