Suburb Profile Report for Lower Plenty VIC (3093)

Lower Plenty House: Median price $974,000, Annual capital growth 5.47%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $545

Lower Plenty Unit: Median price $610,000, Annual capital growth 6.03%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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At number 1433th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Lower Plenty, 3093 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 3.07% recorded in median house prices.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Lower Plenty,3093 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 37.18% across each of those five years.

Situated 16.69km from the CBD, Lower Plenty is one of Banyule (C) localities in the postcode 3093.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Lower Plenty, 3093 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this VIC suburb was 17.87%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Lower Plenty,3093 has racked up an average of 17.87% over the period. This ranks it number 523th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

With the median price for a house in Lower Plenty being $610000 and the advertised rent reaching $400 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.41%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$974,000 $610,000
2.53% 8.93%
3.07% 17.87%
5.47% 6.03%
$545 $400
31 35
2.91% 3.41%
68.3125 71

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. 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 3782
Median household income ($/weekly) 1588
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 424 11.2
    25-34 years 445 11.8
    35-44 years 497 13.1
    45-54 years 540 14.3
    55-64 years 508 13.4
    Others 1368 36.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1461 52.6
    Not Married 1128 40.6
    Defacto Relationship 187 6.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3080 84.1
    Japan 46 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 39 1.1
    United Kingdom 149 4.1
    Other 117 3.2
    Others 232 6.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 35 1.0
    Christianity 2302 68.5
    Hinduism 22 0.7
    Islam 33 1.0
    No Religion 950 28.2
    Others 21 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 99 8.1
    $1,250-$1,499 97 8.0
    $1,500-$1,999 143 11.8
    $2,000-$2,499 115 9.4
    $2,500-$2,999 156 12.8
    Others 607 49.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1148 37.4
    Not in the labour force 1084 35.3
    Employed, worked part-time 650 21.2
    Employed, away from work 126 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 65 2.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 359 18.7
    Professionals 528 27.5
    Technicians & trades workers 219 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 304 15.8
    Sales 189 9.9
    Others 319 16.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 68 7.9
    Infants/Primary 274 31.6
    Secondary 248 28.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 57 6.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 195 22.5
    Others 24 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2743 80.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 542 15.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 130 3.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 575 42.7
    Being purchased 519 38.5
    Rented 242 18.0
    Other tenure type 11 0.8
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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