Suburb Profile Report for Auchenflower QLD (4066)

Auchenflower House: Median price $990,000, Annual capital growth 4.41%, Number of sales 62, Weekly median advertised rent $533

Auchenflower Unit: Median price $427,000, Annual capital growth 2.15%, Number of sales 92, Weekly median advertised rent $385

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Auchenflower, 4066 have given investors a capital gain of 8.79%. This compares favourably with the 2.46% for QLD as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Auchenflower,4066 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 20.55% across each of those five years.

Property buyers and investors in Auchenflower 4066 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -6.69% . This means that Auchenflower is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

In the last year 62 properties changed hands in Auchenflower, which puts it as the 378th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Auchenflower is 732th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 2.80% return

Investment property in Auchenflower has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -10.76%

Comparing Auchenflower,4066 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Property investors looking for a bargain in Auchenflower should be aiming for at least -8.47% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Property investors should expect to get $385 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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April 2016

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In Brisbane’s south east, Auchenflower has seen a mini explosion in the level of stock currently on market.Full summary In Brisbane’s south east, Auchenflower has seen a mini explosion in the level of stock currently on market.

Compared to this time last year, stock on market in the suburb, which sits on the banks of the Brisbane River, is 35.8% higher.

For those interested, there are some aspects of Auchenflower that may make it a good area to take a closer look at.

The suburb is a short drive to the Brisbane CBD, while Auchenflower train station provides public transport links to the centre of the city, as well as suburbs further to the west.

Within the suburb itself there are three public and private hospitals. 

The University of Queensland is nearby, though there are few schools.

For those looking to buy in the area, the median house price in Auchenflower sits at $914,000, after going up by 24% over the past five years.Close
Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$990,000 $427,000
0.51% -4.58%
8.79% -10.76%
4.41% 2.15%
$533 $385
62 92
2.80% 4.69%
56.45 96.13

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5351
Median household income ($/weekly) 1795
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 903 16.9
    25-34 years 1287 24.0
    35-44 years 727 13.6
    45-54 years 553 10.3
    55-64 years 449 8.4
    Others 1433 26.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2185 52.7
    Registered Married 1436 34.6
    Defacto Relationship 529 12.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3722 73.0
    Indonesia 105 2.1
    Papua New Guinea 186 3.6
    United Kingdom 230 4.5
    Other 266 5.2
    Others 591 11.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 115 2.4
    Christianity 2852 58.8
    Hinduism 100 2.1
    Islam 65 1.3
    No Religion 1670 34.4
    Others 50 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 185 9.4
    $1,500-$1,999 281 14.3
    $2,000-$2,499 172 8.8
    $2,500-$2,999 254 13.0
    $4,000 or more 191 9.7
    Others 876 44.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2129 47.7
    Employed, worked part-time 1047 23.5
    Not in the labour force 948 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 174 3.9
    Employed, away from work 162 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 406 12.2
    Professionals 1380 41.3
    Community & personal service workers 291 8.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 482 14.4
    Sales 284 8.5
    Others 497 14.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 321 19.8
    Secondary 151 9.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 127 7.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 913 56.4
    Other type of educational institution 57 3.5
    Others 50 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2487 51.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 2083 42.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 309 6.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1084 50.8
    Being purchased 566 26.5
    Fully owned 473 22.2
    Other tenure type 11 0.5
    Tenure Type
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