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Forest Hill - FREE SUBURB PROFILE REPORT
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 13.61% for the past year.

Investors saw the median home price rise to $1,010,000.

Profits due to an upward trend in home prices in the suburb averaged 15.11% per annum over a 3-year period.

FOREST HILL now ranks at the 502nd 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 low, as opposed to average gains per annum over the past five years.

Because of this real estate investors could earn a rental income of $430 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 63.4 days.

In 2016, 135 properties were sold in FOREST HILL during the past year, making it the 592nd most active market in VIC based on total real estate transactions.

KEY PROPERTY DATA REPORT HOUSE UNIT
Median Price $1,010,000 $670,500
GROWTH REPORT
Median Quarterly 0.45% 6.43%
Median 12 month 13.61% 19.49%
Median 3 years 45.32% 13.64%
Median 5 years 83.64% 55.03%
10 years average annual 10.13% 8.14%
Weekly media advert. rent $430 $387.5
Time on Market 63.4 days 77.2 days
Gross Rental Yield Percent 2.21% 3.01%
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Total Population
9316
Weekly Household Income
1012
Household Size
2.40
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