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POSTAL CODE: VIC,3131

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FOREST HILL, 3131 delivered a stronger performance in contrast to other Australian suburbs in terms of appreciation of property value.

Average median house prices in VIC have risen as a whole, pulling FOREST HILL, 3131 values up and netting property investors a capital gain of 6.88% for the past year.

Investors saw the median home price rise to $940,500.

Profits due to an downward trend in home prices in the suburb averaged -1.52% per annum over a 3-year period.

FOREST HILL now ranks at the 90th place on a list of fastest growing suburbs in the territory.

Figures from the previous quarter show that capital gains for real estate buyers in FOREST HILL are high, as opposed to average gains per annum over the past five years.

Because of this real estate investors could earn a rental income of $460 based on current median home prices.

Regardless, it is expected for properties to spend some time on the market prior to a successful sale. In FOREST HILL, homes and units usually stay on listing for an average of 43.1 days.

In 2016, 97 properties were sold in FOREST HILL during the past year, making it the 14th most active market in VIC based on total real estate transactions.

Data report can be found below

KEY PROPERTY DATA REPORT HOUSE UNIT
Median Price $940,500 $727,500
GROWTH REPORT
Median Quarterly 5.67% 5.97%
Median 12 month 6.88% 33.49%
Median 3 years -4.57% 21.71%
Median 5 years 27.96% 37.52%
10 years average annual 6.11% 6.96%
Weekly media advert. rent $460 $420
Time on Market 43.1 days 115.2 days
Gross Rental Yield Percent 2.54% 3%
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Total Population
9316
Weekly Household Income
1012
Household Size
2.40
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