Encounter Bay SA 5211

Here you can find what you need to know about Encounter Bay, SA, 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

$362k Median Sale Price (National Average $485k) 309th In SA
1.40% Median Price Change (1 yr) (National Average 4.30%) 233rd In SA
$315pw Median Rent (National Average $395) 333rd In SA
4.5% Median Gross Yield (National Average 4.24%) 189th In SA
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Properties sold 165
Average discounting -5.51%
Average Days on Market 84
Stock on Market 76 for sale

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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.

Encounter Bay, SA National
Median
Gross Yield

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 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.

Encounter Bay, SA 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.

Encounter Bay, SA 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.

Property Prices in Encounter Bay


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State Auction Clearance Rates - April 2019

Auctions Clearance rate
SA 42 17%
ACT 35 44%
NSW 213 57%
NT 11 0%
QLD 22 38%
VIC 48 59%
WA 18 25%

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Suburb Information

Encounter Bay, SA 5211

Part of: Victor Harbor Council No data available

The size of Encounter Bay is approximately 6.8 square kilometres. It has 37 parks covering nearly 8.3% of total area. The population of Encounter Bay in 2011 was 4,332 people. By 2016 the population was 4,898 showing a population growth of 13.1% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Encounter Bay is 60-69 years. Households in Encounter Bay are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1000 - $1399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Encounter Bay work in a community and personal service occupation. In 2011, 78.1% of the homes in Encounter Bay were owner-occupied compared with 76.8% in 2016. (source: Australian Bureau of Statistics)

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Demographic data provided
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Market Trends for Encounter Bay   for Houses in last 12 months


There have been 177 Houses sold in Encounter Bay in the past 12 months with a median sale price of $365K, up 3.55% annually. It takes on average 82 days to sell with vendor discounting of -5.44%.

Streets in Encounter Bay


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