Profile for Kensington

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Located 4 km north-west of Melbourne's CBD, Kensington has a distinctive character, a quirky mix of housing types and a village-like shopping hub. Houses in Kensington range from small period dwellings and public housing flats to new townhouses and Kensington Banks – built on a former abattoir and army depot site. The area features a scattered mix of industry and commerce, major roads, rail yards and electricity facilities. Kensington's major recreation area is JJ Holland Park. The park has a BMX track, public swimming pool, community centre, various children's play areas and a number of ovals.

Recent Sales & Auction Results in Kensington

Address Price Type Method Sale Date Agent
Property List
339/77 Hobsons Rd, Kensington 2 Apartment Private Sale 04/07/2020 Edward Thomas
27 Mccracken St, Kensington 2 House (Res) Private Sale 17/06/2020 Nelson Alexander
217/77 Hobsons Rd, Kensington 2 Apartment Private Sale 05/06/2020 Jellis Craig
94 Tennyson St, Kensington 3 House (Res) Auction Sale 11/07/2020 Nelson Alexander
79 Barnett St, Kensington 2 House (Res) Private Sale 23/06/2020 Chisholm & Gamon

Median data for March 2020 Quarter. Click here for details.

Median Sale Price

$1.28mil

Metro Melbourne

$893k

Quarterly Price Change

1%

Metro Melbourne

3.7%

Median Rent

$600

Metro Melbourne

$460

Rental Yield

2.6%

Metro Melbourne

2.8%

Sales Data

Insight (Houses & Units) Suburb Metro
Clearance Rate 78.6% 73.1%
Days on Market 36 32
Median price by Bedrooms Suburb Metro
2 Bedrooms $1,092,000 $880,000
3 Bedrooms $1,272,000 $750,000
4 Bedrooms $1,310,000 $885,000

Rental Data

Median rent by Bedrooms Suburb Metro
2 Bedrooms $510 $500
3 Bedrooms $668 $440
4 Bedrooms n/a $490

Median data for March 2020 Quarter. Click here for details.

Median Sale Price

$535k

Metro Melbourne

$641k

Quarterly Price Change

3.1%

Metro Melbourne

0.6%

Median Rent

$450

Metro Melbourne

$430

Rental Yield

4.2%

Metro Melbourne

3.6%

Sales Data

Insight (Houses & Units) Suburb Metro
Clearance Rate 78.6% 73.1%
Days on Market 36 32
Median price by Bedrooms Suburb Metro
1 Bedroom $382,000 $375,575
2 Bedrooms $560,000 $585,000
3 Bedrooms $851,000 $775,000

Rental Data

Median rent by Bedrooms Suburb Metro
1 Bedroom $380 $375
2 Bedrooms $450 $450
3 Bedrooms $600 $530

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