Suburb Profile Report for Sunshine VIC (3020)

Sunshine House: Median price $761,000, Annual capital growth 9.16%, Number of sales 112, Weekly median advertised rent $355

Sunshine Unit: Median price $352,500, Annual capital growth 4.06%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales
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With a capital gain of 4.25% for the last 12 months, Sunshine, 3020 has performed for property investments than its average annual 9.16% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Sunshine,3020 has racked up an average of 4.25% over the period. This ranks it number 165th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Sunshine, 3020. Typically our figures indicate that -2.83% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 3586th most discounted overall in Australia.

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

Sunshine is in the bottom 20% in VIC when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Sunshine gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -4.08%.

Across a shorter period, Sunshine, 3020 has seen a median price increase of -2.62% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Sunshine should be aiming for at least -4.24% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

With the median price for a house in Sunshine being $352500 and the advertised rent reaching $310 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.57%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$761,000 $352,500
-1.87% -2.62%
4.25% -4.08%
9.16% 4.06%
$355 $310
112 50
2.43% 4.57%
67.3 64.51

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 8837
Median household income ($/weekly) 984
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1571
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 832 9.4
    25-34 years 1814 20.5
    35-44 years 1271 14.4
    45-54 years 982 11.1
    55-64 years 853 9.7
    Others 3087 34.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3362 50.6
    Registered Married 2818 42.4
    Defacto Relationship 464 7.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3949 48.9
    Indonesia 586 7.3
    Japan 167 2.1
    Viet Nam 992 12.3
    Other 1043 12.9
    Others 1337 16.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 1001 12.5
    Christianity 4520 56.7
    Hinduism 390 4.9
    Islam 402 5.0
    No Religion 1349 16.9
    Others 316 4.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 316 11.6
    $600-$799 313 11.5
    $800-$999 312 11.4
    $1,000-$1,249 282 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 323 11.8
    Others 1182 43.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2787 41.0
    Employed, worked full-time 2139 31.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1256 18.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 368 5.4
    Employed, away from work 252 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 649 17.8
    Technicians & trades workers 489 13.4
    Community & personal service workers 357 9.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 512 14.0
    Labourers 607 16.6
    Others 1035 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 481 23.7
    Secondary 394 19.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 369 18.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 453 22.4
    Other type of educational institution 229 11.3
    Others 100 4.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6785 83.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 803 9.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 506 6.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 21 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1014 35.2
    Rented 1008 35.0
    Being purchased 841 29.2
    Other tenure type 15 0.5
    Tenure Type
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