Suburb Profile Report for Rowville VIC (3178)

Rowville House: Median price $850,000, Annual capital growth 6.98%, Number of sales 306, Weekly median advertised rent $465

Rowville Unit: Median price $573,750, Annual capital growth 5.30%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $405

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Rowville, 3178 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this VIC suburb was -1.73%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Rowville has given property investors a paper return of -1.96%. This puts Suburb as 506 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in VIC

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Rowville are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -6.21% below the asking price at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Rowville have been waiting around 36.96 days to sell a property.

Rowville, 3178’s gross rental yield is 2.84%

Property value increases in Rowville have tracked higher than the VIC average of 2.97% over the last 12 months.

While Rowville,3178 ranked number 2nd in VIC for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 148th over the last 5 years.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.67 sales per month, which equates to 44 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $405 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.30%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.67%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$850,000 $573,750
-1.96% 15.91%
-1.73% 35.96%
6.98% 5.30%
$465 $405
306 44
2.84% 3.67%
36.96 48.2

Source: CoreLogic

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DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 34145
Median household income ($/weekly) 1706
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1820
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 5202 15.2
    25-34 years 3557 10.4
    35-44 years 5438 15.9
    45-54 years 5866 17.2
    55-64 years 3455 10.1
    Others 10628 31.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 14791 58.1
    Not Married 9205 36.2
    Defacto Relationship 1466 5.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 22696 68.5
    Indonesia 796 2.4
    Sri Lanka 908 2.7
    United Kingdom 1393 4.2
    Other 1622 4.9
    Others 5739 17.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 1552 4.9
    Christianity 21298 66.6
    Hinduism 817 2.6
    Islam 710 2.2
    No Religion 7168 22.4
    Others 442 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 787 8.3
    $1,250-$1,499 820 8.6
    $1,500-$1,999 1551 16.3
    $2,000-$2,499 1227 12.9
    $2,500-$2,999 1128 11.9
    Others 3990 42.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 11556 44.3
    Not in the labour force 7174 27.5
    Employed, worked part-time 5525 21.2
    Employed, away from work 980 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 822 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 2348 13.0
    Professionals 3548 19.6
    Technicians & trades workers 2644 14.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 3191 17.7
    Sales 2267 12.6
    Others 4065 22.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 652 6.8
    Infants/Primary 3296 34.3
    Secondary 3172 33.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 765 8.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1464 15.3
    Others 250 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 32032 96.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 692 2.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 326 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 15 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 5748 54.7
    Fully owned 3311 31.5
    Rented 1320 12.6
    Other tenure type 134 1.3
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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