Suburb Profile Report for Hamilton QLD (4007)

Hamilton House: Median price $1,175,000, Annual capital growth 5.49%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $580

Hamilton Unit: Median price $588,750, Annual capital growth 6.09%, Number of sales 189, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Hamilton, 4007 have given investors a capital gain of -17.83%. This compares very badly with the 2.22% for QLD as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Hamilton,4007 has racked up an average of -17.83% over the period. This ranks it number 3586th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Hamilton should be aiming for at least -8.95% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

At number 2767 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Hamilton is in the bottom 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 103.6 for properties listed there.

Situated 4.84km from the CBD, Hamilton is one of Brisbane localities in the postcode 4007.

Investment property in Hamilton has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 3.74%

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Hamilton has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

The most recent median price for Hamilton is $588750, with sellers offering an average of -6.68% off the asking price.

With the median price for a house in Hamilton being $588750 and the advertised rent reaching $420 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.71%

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The most recent median price for Hamilton is $1400000, with sellers offering an average of -15.63% off the asking price.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.42 sales per month, which equates to 41 per year.

Situated 4.73km from the CBD, Hamilton is one of Brisbane localities in the postcode 4007.Full summary
The most recent median price for Hamilton is $1400000, with sellers offering an average of -15.63% off the asking price.
 
On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.42 sales per month, which equates to 41 per year.
 
Situated 4.73km from the CBD, Hamilton is one of Brisbane localities in the postcode 4007.
 
Selling points:
  • Location (close to CBD: 5km)
  • Vacancy rate 2.9%1 (March 2013)
  • Rental returns 5.67%2 (Units last 12 months)
  • Median rent $460 per week3 (Units last quarter)
  • Increasing population growth
  • Employment growth
  • Strong demand
  • Prestige inner-northern riverfront suburb – midway between Brisbane’s two biggest employment hubs – CBD and Trade Coast
 
Most sought-after properties:  around 55% of the dwelling property type is Apartments, 45% is Houses
 
Most common properties:  Apartments & Houses
 
Top amenities:  30 restaurants, cafes & retail outlets in walking distance, Eagle Farm Farmers Market, Doomben Train Station, Royal Queensland Golf Course, Racecourse Road shopping and dining precinct, Dendy 5 cinema entertainment complex, Bretts Wharf and Hamilton Northshore CityCat terminals, Clayfield College
 
Recent changes: Emerging Urban Renewal Area along Hamilton’s riverfront – planned to create a vibrant community for approximately 15,000 workers and 15,000 residents.
 
Public transport: Multiple bus routes, Doomben train station, CityCat ferry service
 
Main arteries:  Well established transport infrastructure with direct access to rail (Doomben station); access to Gateway Motorway to north &south of the river; and CityCat water ferry services.
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HOUSE UNIT
$1,175,000 $588,750
3.52% 1.95%
-17.83% 3.74%
5.49% 6.09%
$580 $420
68 189
2.57% 3.71%
103.6 90.81

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (U), Below average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4720
Median household income ($/weekly) 1894
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 436 9.2
    25-34 years 780 16.5
    35-44 years 681 14.4
    45-54 years 670 14.2
    55-64 years 644 13.6
    Others 1509 32.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1690 47.1
    Registered Married 1491 41.6
    Defacto Relationship 407 11.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3329 75.2
    Indonesia 67 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 209 4.7
    United Kingdom 192 4.3
    Other 164 3.7
    Others 465 10.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 67 1.6
    Christianity 3098 72.9
    Hinduism 51 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 36 0.8
    No Religion 966 22.7
    Others 33 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 138 7.8
    $1,500-$1,999 182 10.3
    $2,000-$2,499 159 9.0
    $2,500-$2,999 310 17.6
    $4,000 or more 167 9.5
    Others 809 45.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1921 50.1
    Not in the labour force 979 25.5
    Employed, worked part-time 712 18.6
    Employed, away from work 112 2.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 110 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 536 19.6
    Professionals 815 29.8
    Technicians & trades workers 242 8.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 443 16.2
    Sales 248 9.1
    Others 455 16.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 41 4.1
    Infants/Primary 307 30.9
    Secondary 197 19.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 86 8.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 334 33.7
    Others 27 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2425 56.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 1645 38.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 210 4.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 852 44.8
    Fully owned 551 29.0
    Being purchased 493 25.9
    Other tenure type 6 0.3
    Tenure Type
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