If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Merredin, 6415 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -21.74%.
When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Merredin comes in at number 443th in WA.
At number 19th of WA’s most discounted properties, Merredin is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.
A $300 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 17.33%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -5.43%.