Suburb Profile Report for Auchenflower QLD (4066)

Auchenflower House: Median price $962,500, Annual capital growth 5.49%, Number of sales 70, Weekly median advertised rent $528

Auchenflower Unit: Median price $451,000, Annual capital growth 4.16%, Number of sales 94, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 8.76% for the last 12 months, Auchenflower, 4066 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.49% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Auchenflower,4066 has racked up an average of 8.76% over the period. This ranks it number 2201th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -7.66% to buyers in Auchenflower at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

A $527.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.85%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.49%.

At number 1407th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Auchenflower, 4066 is in the BOTTOM 20% with a property value increase of -5.05% recorded in median house prices.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Auchenflower has given property investors a paper return of 0.00%. This puts Suburb as 149 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -7.46% to buyers in Auchenflower at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

A $380 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.38%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.16%.

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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
$962,500 $451,000
7.78% 0.00%
8.76% -5.05%
5.49% 4.16%
$528 $380
70 94
2.85% 4.38%
85.05 85.55

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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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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