Australian Property Forum

Residential Vacancy Rates

Postcode 2000

550
413
275
138
5205574139812





6291705814656735





1231917595630993774





39330194825860420





518530365556242532





9157235049677





6634497421263020





6344280689227892811449





08483093647234266399





9588204611397462





40686328815437268960





304347427986533762





12641644836287





38373074237328456491





020078827756553463





1830386440302375





8152107318686913370





62029527502592571





3235629467664541698





1922607729926





6426806591819





673028052142093228036





5622547841750





452111153273501954557





91965484679762158

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number of vacancies
vacancy rate

Source: SQM research.com.au

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Rental Vacancies

The Rental Vacancies component is based on all monitored and unique online listings for the period of a calendar month. The series starts off in January 2005.

All listings are taken from online monitoring of major listings sites. Only those properties with unique addresses or a unique listing id are used. Those advertisements with no addresses are excluded from the series. Any addresses repeated between sites are de-duped.

Only those listings that have been advertised for three weeks or more (and are still currently advertised as at the time of collation) are used.

Established Dwellings

We use the 2001, 2006 and 2011 No. of total established Dwellings (as a base) by postcode as determined by the ABS census. SQM now has estimates of total dwellings up to present time using a combination of ABS construction data and BCI data.

Some have argued that using online real estate listings cannot be done because of advertising of false listings and properties that are only advertised for a fleeting moment as they are taken up immediately. We have addressed those issues.

We have left out those ads without a unique property id and have also taken into account a whole month's worth of listings which automatically adjusts for those ads withdrawn quickly.