Suburb Profile Report for Broadwater WA (6280)

Broadwater House: Median price $440,000, Annual capital growth -0.17%, Number of sales 64, Weekly median advertised rent $385

Broadwater Unit: Median price $305,000, Annual capital growth 16.96%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Broadwater, 6280 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -6.38%.

Over the longer term, Broadwater has seen property prices show investors a -8.33% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Broadwater should be aiming for at least -5.45% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Situated 196.97km from the CBD, Broadwater is one of Busselton localities in the postcode 6280.

Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 48.78% for the last year, Broadwater, 6280 is the 3rd highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$440,000 $305,000
-2.22% -27.38%
-6.38% 48.78%
-0.17% 16.96%
$385 N/A
64 27
4.55% N/A
90.52 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3703
Median household income ($/weekly) 980
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 447 12.1
    25-34 years 386 10.4
    35-44 years 490 13.2
    45-54 years 429 11.6
    55-64 years 442 11.9
    Others 1509 40.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1401 58.2
    Not Married 749 31.1
    Defacto Relationship 256 10.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2807 79.6
    Papua New Guinea 70 2.0
    South Africa 37 1.0
    United Kingdom 424 12.0
    Other 59 1.7
    Others 128 3.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 36 1.1
    Christianity 2229 67.3
    Islam 10 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 8 0.2
    No Religion 1024 30.9
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 168 14.3
    $600-$799 181 15.4
    $800-$999 118 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 106 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 136 11.6
    Others 468 39.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1250 44.0
    Employed, worked full-time 887 31.2
    Employed, worked part-time 519 18.3
    Employed, away from work 105 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 82 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 178 11.8
    Professionals 204 13.5
    Technicians & trades workers 307 20.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 199 13.2
    Labourers 180 11.9
    Others 445 29.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 68 10.1
    Infants/Primary 287 42.5
    Secondary 190 28.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 79 11.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 28 4.1
    Others 23 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2901 91.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 158 5.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 101 3.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 13 0.4
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 423 33.2
    Fully owned 391 30.7
    Rented 388 30.5
    Other tenure type 72 5.7
    Tenure Type
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