Balga WA 6061

Here you can find what you need to know about Balga, WA, including house prices in the area, median values, annual growth, recent sale prices, maps, a suburb profile and much more.

Suburb Insights
for Houses in last 12 months

At a Glance

$312k Median Sale Price (National Average $485k) 370th In WA
-5.45% Median Price Change (1 yr) (National Average 4.30%) 1170th In WA
$300pw Median Rent (National Average $395) 370th In WA
5.0% Median Gross Yield (National Average 4.24%) 126th In WA
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Properties sold 176
Average discounting -9.20%
Average Days on Market 109
Stock on Market 99 for sale

Investment Strategy Scores

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How we calculate the suburb Cash Flow Score

The suburb Cash Flow Score is simply the average of all the individual Cash Flow Scores for each property in that suburb.

A higher score indicates the suburb is more likely to contain properties that deliver an above average gross yield.

Balga, WA National
Median
Gross Yield

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How we calculate the suburb Capital Growth Score

The suburb Capital Growth Score is simply the average of all the individual Capital Growth Scores for each property in that suburb.

A higher score indicates the suburb has recently experienced significant capital growth and the short term outlook for further growth is likely to be good given strong market health indicators.

Balga, WA National
Change in Median
Price (1 yr)
Average Days
on Market
Average Vendor
Discounting

Investor Scores are computer generated and should not be regarded as personal or general advice about investing in residential property. They should not be relied on as such — persons seeking to buy or sell residential property should always seek appropriate professional advice. The methodology used to develop the Scores depends on the availability of property data and also depends on certain assumptions and estimates.
How we calculate the suburb Lower Risk Score

The suburb Lower Risk Score is simply the average of all the individual Lower Risk Scores for each property in that suburb.

A higher score indicates the suburb has increased in value over a longer period so is less likely to only be due to recent market forces. It is also likely to contain properties that command higher rent than average and therefore attract higher income tenants. Furthermore, properties in this suburb are likely to be easier to sell in the future due to strong market health indicators.

Balga, WA National
Average Days
on Market
Change in Median Price
(5 yr)
Average Vendor
Discounting

Investor Scores are computer generated and should not be regarded as personal or general advice about investing in residential property. They should not be relied on as such — persons seeking to buy or sell residential property should always seek appropriate professional advice. The methodology used to develop the Scores depends on the availability of property data and also depends on certain assumptions and estimates.

Development Permits for Houses

Building permits are provided for council approved development applications. Where the available permits contain the type of development, date of submission, the date of approval, estimated build cost, estimated development area, builder and materials listed.

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Property Prices in Balga


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State Auction Clearance Rates - April 2019

Auctions Clearance rate
WA 18 25%
ACT 35 44%
NSW 213 57%
NT 11 0%
QLD 22 38%
SA 42 17%
VIC 48 58%

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Suburb Information

Balga, WA 6061

Part of: Stirling Council No data available

The size of Balga is approximately 5.2 square kilometres. It has 24 parks covering nearly 10.3% of total area. The population of Balga in 2011 was 10,701 people. By 2016 the population was 12,698 showing a population growth of 18.7% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Balga is 20-29 years. Households in Balga are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying $1800 - $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Balga work in a trades occupation. In 2011, 49.5% of the homes in Balga were owner-occupied compared with 50.6% in 2016. (source: Australian Bureau of Statistics)

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Demographic data provided
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Market Trends for Balga   for Houses in last 12 months


There have been 173 Houses sold in Balga in the past 12 months with a median sale price of $310K, up -6.63% annually. It takes on average 110 days to sell with vendor discounting of -9.43%.

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