Nicola Trotman | 21 November 2012

The 32 regional rental yield locations that top 7%

The 32 regional rental yield locations that top 7%

Bellamack, the Darwin semi-rural Palmerston district suburb, tops the latest list of 32 regional localities in South Australia, Northern Territory, Western Australia and Tasmania with the highest rental yields for houses, according to information provided by RP Data.

The Property Observer list covers all states and territories outside the big three, NSW, Victoria and Queensland.

Western Australia localities top the list, with 14 suburbs with high rental yields.

Tasmania is second with 11 high rental yield suburbs.

South Australia comes in third place with five localities.

Northern Territory has two localties, but tops the list with yields above 14%.

There are none from the Australian Capital Territory. 

SUBURB

POSTCODE

MEDIAN PRICE

GROSS RENTAL YIELD

Bellamack

0832

$223,000

15.3%

Johnston

0832

$240,000

14.1%

Kambalda West

6442

$130,000

12%

Bulgarra

6714

$675,000

10.8%

Pegs Creek

6714

$730,000

10.7%

South Hedland

6722

$850,000

10.7%

Zeehan

7469

$73,000

10.7%

Port Hedland

6721

$1,150,000

9.9%

Queenstown

7467

$74,500

9.8%

Millars Well

6714

$827,500

9.4%

Baynton

6714

$997,000

9.3%

Dampier

6713

$880,000

9.3%

Derby

6728

$532,500

9.3%

Nickol

6714

$990,000

9.2%

Merredin

6415

$185,000

9%

Campbelltown

7210

$152,000

8.6%

Risdon Vale

7016

$167,750

8.1%

Peterborough

5422

$88,000

8%

Bridgewater

7030

$165,000

7.7%

Piccadilly

6430

$302,500

7.6%

Waverley

7250

$157,000

7.6%

Quorn

5433

$143,000

7.6%

Chigwell

7011

$194,000

7.5%

Clarendon Vale

7019

$150,000

7.5%

Port Augusta

5700

$171,250

7.3%

Katanning

6317

$172,500

7.2%

George Town

7253

$145,000

7.2%

New Norfolk

7140

$180,000

7.2%

Port Pirie West

5540

$130,000

7.2%

Tailem Bend

5260

$145,000

7.2%

Lamington

6430

$345,000

7.1%

Railton

7305

$164,000

7%

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