Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $901,000, Annual capital growth 1.76%, Number of sales 126, Weekly median advertised rent $475

Como Unit: Median price $458,500, Annual capital growth 1.08%, Number of sales 157, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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At number 1736th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Como, 6152 is in the top half with a property value increase of 0.11% recorded in median house prices.

Over the longer term, Como has seen property prices show investors a 6.25% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Como should be aiming for at least -7.37% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

The WA suburb of Como, 6152 is in the South Perth (C) local government area.

Como, 6152 ranked 27th in WA when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Como is one of 1662 in our list for WA

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Como comes in at number 32th in WA.

At number 59th of WA’s most discounted properties, Como is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Using the current median advertised rental of $340 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 1.08%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.86%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$901,000 $458,500
0.33% 2.12%
0.11% -0.33%
1.76% 1.08%
$475 $340
126 157
2.74% 3.86%
80.1382978723404 86.2769230769231

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13399
Median household income ($/weekly) 1432
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2037
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1466 10.9
    25-34 years 2796 20.9
    35-44 years 1724 12.9
    45-54 years 1576 11.8
    55-64 years 1556 11.6
    Others 4280 31.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5295 50.7
    Registered Married 3922 37.5
    Defacto Relationship 1236 11.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 7957 63.1
    Malta 296 2.3
    Papua New Guinea 274 2.2
    United Kingdom 1094 8.7
    Other 855 6.8
    Others 2125 16.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 424 3.5
    Christianity 7478 62.0
    Hinduism 171 1.4
    Islam 391 3.2
    No Religion 3464 28.7
    Others 124 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 472 8.7
    $1,000-$1,249 439 8.1
    $1,250-$1,499 454 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 631 11.6
    $2,500-$2,999 694 12.8
    Others 2740 50.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5061 45.6
    Not in the labour force 3232 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 2105 19.0
    Employed, away from work 401 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 303 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 980 12.9
    Professionals 2549 33.7
    Technicians & trades workers 833 11.0
    Community & personal service workers 672 8.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 1216 16.1
    Others 1318 17.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 133 4.5
    Infants/Primary 593 20.2
    Secondary 519 17.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 298 10.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1299 44.3
    Others 93 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 5325 43.8
    Separate house 5228 43.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 1617 13.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2587 43.9
    Being purchased 1593 27.0
    Fully owned 1577 26.7
    Other tenure type 139 2.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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