Suburb Profile Report for Cable Beach WA (6726)

Cable Beach House: Median price $461,000, Annual capital growth -3.14%, Number of sales 76, Weekly median advertised rent $595

Cable Beach Unit: Median price $150,000, Annual capital growth -7.98%, Number of sales 42, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: Monthly data update for Mar 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Dec 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -7.80% for the last year, Cable Beach, 6726 is the 3421th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Cable Beach,6726 was ranked 826 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -8.33% to buyers in Cable Beach at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of WA.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Cable Beach the average time real estate has been on the market is 94.0377 days.

Advertised rents are around the $595 mark per week – giving a return of 6.71% based on the median price in Suburb

Cable Beach has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -32.74% to date .

While Cable Beach,6726 ranked number 84th in WA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 98th over the last 5 years.

Property buyers and investors in Cable Beach 6726 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -10.14% . This means that Cable Beach is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in WA.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.50 sales per month, which equates to 42 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -7.98%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 13.52%

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Cable Beach WA 6726

Main selling points:

Cable Beach is one of the most popular suburbs in Broome. It is close to the iconic Cable Beach with many of the homes within walking distance. It is close to great services, walkways, parks, restaurants and bars.

Properties most in demand:

4 bed, 2 bath home with shed and pool

Typical homes:

Steel framed custom orb homes. There are a number of two storey homes that line streets with views of the sands dunes but most are only one-storey.

Suburb amenities:

Beach, Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre, close proximity to shopping Facilities, Local Public Primary and Secondary School, Catholic Primary and Secondary School, Resorts, Bars, Cafes and Restaurants

Major businesses and employers:

Tourism, building, health, education, public service and mining

Recent changes:

Six Seasons Janaburu development by Landcorp saw a release of land parcels in stages. This has led to many new homes being built.

Best areas and streets:

Sunset Park, Sunset Rise area or Six Seasons overlooking the sand dunes. Due to the proximity to the beach and local cafes and restaurants

Public transport:

The Broome town bus travels through the area which is every half an hour during the tourist season but only every hour during the off season. This is a great service but it is limited and doesn’t service some of the newer estates in Cable Beach such as the Six Seasons.

Access to attractions:

The beach is either a walk or short drive away – 5 mins drive max

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$461,000 $150,000
3.89% -3.23%
-7.80% -32.74%
-3.14% -7.98%
$595 $390
76 42
6.71% 13.52%
94.0377358490566 118.631578947368

Source: Monthly data update for Mar 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Dec 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5156
Median household income ($/weekly) 1856
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 784 15.2
    25-34 years 882 17.1
    35-44 years 862 16.7
    45-54 years 783 15.2
    55-64 years 519 10.1
    Others 1327 25.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1332 41.2
    Registered Married 1225 37.9
    Defacto Relationship 677 20.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3892 84.5
    Papua New Guinea 102 2.2
    Philippines 43 0.9
    United Kingdom 253 5.5
    Other 77 1.7
    Others 237 5.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 71 1.6
    Christianity 2781 63.4
    Islam 38 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 15 0.3
    No Religion 1469 33.5
    Others 12 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 108 7.8
    $1,500-$1,999 195 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 191 13.8
    $2,500-$2,999 183 13.2
    $3,000-$3,499 124 8.9
    Others 585 42.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1903 54.0
    Not in the labour force 772 21.9
    Employed, worked part-time 581 16.5
    Employed, away from work 184 5.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 86 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 389 14.6
    Professionals 558 20.9
    Technicians & trades workers 439 16.4
    Community & personal service workers 298 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 381 14.3
    Others 604 22.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 7.2
    Infants/Primary 503 48.0
    Secondary 207 19.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 134 12.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 110 10.5
    Others 19 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3913 82.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 378 8.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 96 2.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 341 7.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 6 0.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 927 57.0
    Being purchased 446 27.4
    Fully owned 248 15.2
    Other tenure type 6 0.4
    Tenure Type
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