Suburb Profile Report for Narara NSW (2250)

Narara House: Median price $757,000, Annual capital growth 8.65%, Number of sales 141, Weekly median advertised rent $525

Narara Unit: Median price $535,000, Annual capital growth 7.35%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $415

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: Monthly data update for Mar 2022 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Dec 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 17.73% for the last year, Narara, 2250 is the 1873th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Narara, 2250 has seen a median price increase of 2.30% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Narara should be aiming for at least -4.83% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 141 properties changed hands in Narara, which puts it as the 205th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Property investors should expect to get $525 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Narara is in the TOP 30% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Narara gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 13.59%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Narara,2250 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 25.88% across each of those five years.

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -1.85% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Narara itself are offering an average vendor discount of 0.00% to real estate investors.

Advertised rents are around the $415 mark per week – giving a return of 4.03% based on the median price in Suburb

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January 2019

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Renovation potential abounds

Postcode: 2250

Median house price: $635,000

Three-year growth: 37.4%

Rental yield: 3.8%

Located around 4km north of Gosford’s CBD on the Central Coast, the suburb of Narara is a primarily residential suburb, serviced by the Narara Railway Station.

A popular suburb with families, both renters and homeowners alike, Narara boasts its own corner shop and bottleshop, along with a number of parks, sporting grounds, a public skatepark and two schools. It is also home to the Narara Ecovillage, a sustainable community that aims to become a stylish, intergenerational collective that blends the principles of ecological and social sustainability.

A solid brick home on a decent size block of around 600-650m2 is the ideal choice in this neighbourhood, as it suits a wide range of potential tenants. There are plenty of properties in the area that could be improved through a strategic renovation, giving landlords the opportunity to build immediate equity into their investment.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$757,000 $535,000
2.30% 4.65%
17.73% 13.59%
8.65% 7.35%
$525 $415
141 28
3.61% 4.03%
18.4454545454545 19.1578947368421

Source: Monthly data update for Mar 2022 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Dec 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Excellent (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7766
Median household income ($/weekly) 1294
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1794
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1045 13.5
    25-34 years 914 11.8
    35-44 years 1071 13.8
    45-54 years 1200 15.5
    55-64 years 1002 12.9
    Others 2534 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2901 50.2
    Not Married 2377 41.1
    Defacto Relationship 505 8.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6258 83.8
    Papua New Guinea 144 1.9
    Philippines 47 0.6
    United Kingdom 477 6.4
    Other 145 1.9
    Others 394 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 64 0.9
    Christianity 5440 75.8
    Islam 25 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 41 0.6
    No Religion 1589 22.1
    Others 18 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 241 10.1
    $800-$999 223 9.3
    $1,000-$1,249 243 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 370 15.4
    $2,000-$2,499 246 10.3
    Others 1072 44.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2274 38.3
    Not in the labour force 1848 31.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1304 22.0
    Employed, away from work 265 4.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 244 4.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 748 19.5
    Technicians & trades workers 582 15.2
    Community & personal service workers 429 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 616 16.0
    Sales 442 11.5
    Others 1024 26.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 164 8.1
    Infants/Primary 661 32.7
    Secondary 643 31.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 201 9.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 311 15.4
    Others 42 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6759 90.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 633 8.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 60 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1302 49.3
    Fully owned 838 31.7
    Rented 498 18.8
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
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