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City of VincentPopulation forecast

East Perth - Claisebrook

Residential development

Residential development forecasts assume the number of dwellings in East Perth - Claisebrook will increase by an average of 31 dwellings per annum to 1,315 in 2041.

The addition of dwellings to the housing stock is a major driver of population growth in an area, providing opportunities for households to relocate from other areas or new households to form locally (such as young people leaving the family home or separations/divorces).

Residential development can take various forms depending on the availability of land. These include new housing estates on greenfield sites, subdivision in existing residential neighbourhoods (often called infill development), conversion of industrial lands to residential lands, and densification of housing by building up.

.id's forecasters worked with Council planners to understand the likely development activity in each small area. This forms the development assumptions for the forecasts. This table shows the quantity of new development assumed in each small area in East Perth - Claisebrook. Select each small area to see detailed assumptions.

List of significant forecast land developments and infill assumptions:

2017 -2020 dwelling additions are based on building approvals, lagged by 12-18 months and aerial imagery. From 2016 onwards:

  • 159 Claisebrook Road - 15 dwellings (2019)
  • East Parade Transit Corridor development - 63 dwellings (2019-2041)
  • East Perth Power Station - 500 dwellings (2027-2041)
  • Lord Street Mixed Use development - 106 dwellings (2024-2041)
  • Lord Street Transit Corridor development - 84 dwellings (2019-2041)
  • Low level of infill and smaller developments

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