Suburb Profile Report for Ashburton VIC (3147)

Ashburton House: Median price $1,650,000, Annual capital growth 8.21%, Number of sales 90, Weekly median advertised rent $580

Ashburton Unit: Median price $881,888, Annual capital growth 5.77%, Number of sales 17, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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Property investors who have had real estate in Ashburton, 3147 should be unhappy with this VIC suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -8.33%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Ashburton,3147 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 64.51% across each of those five years.

Property buyers and investors in Ashburton 3147 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -6.23% . This means that Ashburton is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in VIC.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $30160 per annum or $580 every week.

Over the last year, property investments in Ashburton, 3147 have given investors a capital gain of -26.51%. This compares very badly with the 2.97% for VIC as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Ashburton has given property investors a paper return of -13.33%. This puts Suburb as 347 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in VIC

Advertised rents are around the $650 mark per week – giving a return of 3.69% based on the median price in Suburb

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Central to all amenities, 12km from CBD, family location, period homes, new units and 1950’s concrete homes. Vibrant strip shopping (High St), quality primary schools including Ashburton Primary, Solway Primary and St. Michaels. Recreation clubs and facilities, Gardiners Creek bike trail and Anniversary bike track. Full summary
Selling points: Central to all amenities, 12km from CBD, family location, period homes, new units and 1950’s concrete homes. Vibrant strip shopping (High St), quality primary schools including Ashburton Primary, Solway Primary and St. Michaels. Recreation clubs and facilities, Gardiners Creek bike trail and Anniversary bike track.  
 
Most sought after properties: Renovated or original period homes and larger blocks suitable for development in the ex housing commission pocket.
 
Most common properties:  Original post war homes and original concrete homes
 
Top amenities: Alamein and Ashburton stations (Zone 1), YMCA recreational facility, leading Primary schools (Ashburton and Solway), numerous childcare and support facilities.
 
Local industry and business: Milk Cloud Cafe, Ashburton Fresh fruit and Vegetable shops, Buxton Real Estate.
 
Recent changes: Multi unit developments, GPO box office turned into apartments, people renovating existing homes and not moving from area due to convenience.
 
Best streets: Highgate Gve, Lexia Street, Glen Rd, Marquis St, Annetta Ave and Solway St.
 
Public transport: Alamein and Ashburton train stations (ZONE 1)
 
Main arteries: Access to the M1 freeway via High St
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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,650,000 $881,888
-6.14% -13.33%
-8.33% -26.51%
8.21% 5.77%
$580 $650
90 17
1.83% 3.69%
48.21 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

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DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7585
Median household income ($/weekly) 1765
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2300
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1089 14.4
    25-34 years 769 10.1
    35-44 years 1224 16.1
    45-54 years 1138 15.0
    55-64 years 789 10.4
    Others 2577 34.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2847 51.8
    Not Married 2294 41.8
    Defacto Relationship 353 6.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5463 74.5
    Croatia 239 3.3
    Indonesia 177 2.4
    United Kingdom 283 3.9
    Other 291 4.0
    Others 882 12.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 198 2.8
    Christianity 4341 62.0
    Hinduism 126 1.8
    Islam 77 1.1
    No Religion 2135 30.5
    Others 122 1.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 195 8.4
    $2,000-$2,499 187 8.0
    $2,500-$2,999 333 14.3
    $3,000-$3,499 228 9.8
    $4,000 or more 194 8.3
    Others 1188 51.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2142 37.2
    Not in the labour force 1966 34.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1261 21.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 206 3.6
    Employed, away from work 185 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 621 17.3
    Professionals 1269 35.4
    Community & personal service workers 297 8.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 464 12.9
    Sales 312 8.7
    Others 622 17.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 176 8.0
    Infants/Primary 740 33.5
    Secondary 561 25.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 159 7.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 498 22.6
    Others 72 3.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6228 87.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 541 7.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 367 5.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 25 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 929 36.2
    Being purchased 899 35.1
    Rented 722 28.2
    Other tenure type 13 0.5
    Tenure Type
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