laverton north

3026, Victoria

Real Estate & Property Information

Median
Price Rank
481

laverton north Suburb Profile & Review

Laverton North is home to the Royal Australian Air Force's RAAF Base Williams. Though the airfield is no longer in use, aviation remains a strong theme in the south-western suburb. Aviation Road, for example, is the main commercial precinct. Along here there are takeaway shops, restaurants, an independent supermarket, a Bendigo Bank, and Club Laverton, a popular gaming venue. Fresh Chilli Thai Restaurant is a standout with locals.

The leafy suburb is minutes away from both Williamstown and Altona; a perk during the summer months when you might want to cool down at the beach. City access is also incredibly convenient due to the proximity of the Princes Freeway. Those preferring to commute by train have the benefit of two stations, Laverton Station and Aircraft Station, which operate on the Werribee line.

Families with children enjoy the larger than average block sizes and the area's many recreational venues. The Laverton Swim and Fitness Centre features an indoor pool, a creche and a gymnasium. McCormack Park has a playground, a large grassy area and barbeque facilities. Westbourne Grammar, the only grammar school in the western suburbs, can be found in nearby Truganina, and many students from Laverton are enrolled there.

laverton north Demographic Data

$ 322,500 Median House Price

19 Minutes Average Commute

52 Median Age

91 Population

17.58 % Female

82.42 % Male

7 NO OF FAMILIES

0.0 AVG CHILDREN PER FAMILY

0.9 AVG MOTOR VEHICLE PER DWELLING

What this means

The following data, without any explanation, is just that, raw data. So in order to help you research the property market, we have outlined what this demographic and real estate information means and how it can be interpreted to help you make a smarter decision when buying or selling your next house or unit in laverton north, Victoria.

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laverton north Demographic Data

The demographic data below has been supplied by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), which is a government body. It is based on Census data collected every 5 years on the Australian population. Although it is dated 2011, this is the latest data available and should give property investors, property buyers and sellers a very good idea when researching or reviewing their suburb.

It’s important to note when looking at this data that you don’t just use it on its own. Consider this demographic and real estate data as a whole and seek advice from a professional when thinking of buying or selling your next property.

laverton north Median House Prices

  • 2008 $ 294,000
  • 2009 $ 375,000
  • 2010 $ 322,500
  • 2011 $ 579,150
  • 2012 $ 322,500

What this means

Median values are the most accepted measure of property values in the real estate industry in Australia. The median is the midpoint (the middle) figure when all the sold property prices over a particular period of time are ordered from their lowest to their highest value.

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laverton north 5 Year Median House Prices

Here we have outlined the median value for all sales for each year over a period of 5 years. This is a more realistic timeframe when gauging how houses and units in laverton north have performed, and it usually indicates how they will perform in the future.

Median values less than 3 months old are often not always accurate (due to incomplete data) and therefore cannot be relied upon for long-term laverton north property price predictions.

laverton north Market Property Types

  • 100 % Seperate House
  • 0 % Semi Detached
  • 0 % Flat or Unit
  • 0 % Other Dwelling

What this means

The property type in your suburb will help you identify the density of the area. The greater the number of flats, units and apartments, the more likely it is the suburb has a higher density of living and occupants are more reliant on public transport, cafes, restaurants, convenience stores and amenities, infrastructure and less reliant on their own vehicle for transport.

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laverton north Market Property Types

Typically, inner city suburbs within 10km of the CBD are comprised of apartments and semi-detached homes, while middle ring suburbs have semi-detached and detached properties. Rural properties would most likely fall under the “other” category.

This ABS Property Type data combined with Population Density and Family Composition figures gives a good indication of the type of people living in an area and therefore what type of property (1-2 bed apartment or house) would be an ideal investment or property to live in.

laverton north Income & Mortgage Stats

  • $ 612 Median Weekly Household Income
  • $ 0 Median Monthly Mortgage

What this means

This is one of the most compelling statistics in this section because it has a profound impact on real estate prices. It should always be considered when buying or selling property in laverton north

Experts believe mortgage stress occurs in real estate when property owners are spending over 30% of their gross income on their mortgage repayments. These figures show weekly income and monthly mortgages.

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laverton north Income & Mortgage Stats

To calculate the percentage of income paid towards a mortgage for the suburb of Melbourne, multiply the mortgage payment (e.g. $2450) by 12 then divide this figure by the weekly income (e.g. $1200) multiplied by 52 (weeks) to look like this ($2450 x12/$1200 x 52) x 100 = 47%

Any figure above 30% usually indicates that the suburb you intend to buy in may have property owners with a high incidence of mortgage stress. In terms of maintaining or growing property values in the future and trying to secure a strong property price when selling, this could have an impact, especially in an economic or local industry downturn.

laverton north Sold Property Prices

laverton north Real Estate Experts

In each suburb we have identified real estate agents who are active local experts. Our goal is to have a network of real estate agents that have been reviewed by previous clients for future buyers and sellers to rely on when making their next property move or even when they just wanting real estate advice.

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