Property investors who have had real estate in Brighton, 4017 should be ok with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 5.68%
While Brighton,4017 ranked number 429th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 171th over the last 5 years.
Brighton, 4017 is offering QLD ‘s 451th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the middle of discounts offered by this QLD.
Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Brighton the average time real estate has been on the market is 74.25 days.
Situated 18.78km from the CBD, Brighton is one of Brisbane localities in the postcode 4017.
Over the last year, property investments in Brighton, 4017 have given investors a capital gain of 5.29%. This compares favourably with the 0.48% for QLD as a whole.
Over the longer term, Brighton has seen property prices show investors a 8.09% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months
In the last year 10 properties changed hands in Brighton, which puts it as the 384th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.
Brisbane suburb Brighton – the northernmost suburb of the city proper – is a largely suburban area. It’s 19km north of the CBD: while Brighton itself is only linked to the city proper by road, there's a rail station in Sandgate to assist commuters evade the morning rush hour.Full summary
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Brisbane suburb Brighton – the northernmost suburb of the city proper – is a largely suburban area. It’s 19km north of the CBD: while Brighton itself is only linked to the city proper by road, there's a rail station in Sandgate to assist commuters evade the morning rush hour.
It's adjacent to popular beach suburbs Sandgate and Shorncliffe. While Brighton itself is largely residential, and amenities are limited to a few corner stores along the main drag of Brighton Terrace, there are plentiful amenities just a few minutes’ walk away in Sandgate. There is a primary school to the north of the suburb, and with more schools located in Sandgate and on the border with inland neighbour Deagon.
It’s very much a family suburb, with well over half of residents married, and freestanding houses making up 90% of properties in Brighton. Indeed, it’s the promise of pleasant yet affordable coastal living, while still within reach of more ‘lifestyle’ suburbs.
Landlords are also likely to find the sums appealing: while properties are more affordable than Sandgate and Shorncliffe, rents are comparable to its more expensive neighbours and vacancy rates are low.
Like much of Brisbane, it's seen subdued capital growth in recent months; however, it's likely to see renewed growth as the Queensland economy recovers – especially thanks to the allure of affordable beachside living. Look for properties in streets beachside of Brighton Terrace and towards the south of the suburb, or overlooking the Deagon Wetlands: these tend to be most desirable.