Suburb Profile Report for Taringa QLD (4068)

Taringa House: Median price $950,000, Annual capital growth 5.32%, Number of sales 65, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Taringa Unit: Median price $415,000, Annual capital growth 3.09%, Number of sales 167, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Taringa, 4068 should be relatively pleased 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 6.74%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Taringa,4068 has racked up an average of 6.74% over the period. This ranks it number 1463th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Taringa4068 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.24% to property investors. Taringa itself is showing figures that indicate -8.72% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

With the median price for a house in Taringa being $950000 and the advertised rent reaching $490 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 2.68%

Taringa, 4068 ranked 296th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Taringa is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

A 5.06% growth in median value for property investors in Taringa,4068 puts this suburb at number 150th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Taringa should be aiming for at least -7.28% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Taringa, 4068’s gross rental yield is 4.76%

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Despite some improvement over the past 12 months, Taringa still boasts a vacancy rate that would likely worry investors.Full summary Despite some improvement over the past 12 months, Taringa still boasts a vacancy rate that would likely worry investors.

According to figures from Real Estate Investar, the vacancy rate in Taringa, which is 5km from the Brisbane CBD, currently sits at 5.16%, compared to 6.28% a year ago.

Looking at Taringa, the elevated vacancy rate is a little surprising, given its amenities.

Taringa train station provides easy access to central Brisbane, while Moggill Road offers a direct route for those looking to drive.

The neighbouring suburb of Indooroopilly offers school facilities as well as a wide range of shopping, and the University of Queensland is also just a short drive from Taringa. 

For those landlords who already have tenants, Taringa is unlikely to deliver positive cash flow, with rental yields sitting at 3%.Close
Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$950,000 $415,000
1.06% 0.00%
6.74% -5.41%
5.32% 3.09%
$490 $380
65 167
2.68% 4.76%
47.45 85.97

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7175
Median household income ($/weekly) 1491
Median age of persons 29
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2011
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1402 19.5
    25-34 years 1754 24.4
    35-44 years 863 12.0
    45-54 years 582 8.1
    55-64 years 608 8.5
    Others 1966 27.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3311 55.8
    Registered Married 1936 32.7
    Defacto Relationship 682 11.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4574 66.9
    Croatia 214 3.1
    Papua New Guinea 169 2.5
    United Kingdom 335 4.9
    Other 509 7.4
    Others 1037 15.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 174 2.7
    Christianity 3545 54.2
    Hinduism 138 2.1
    Islam 247 3.8
    No Religion 2350 36.0
    Others 81 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 244 8.5
    $1,250-$1,499 257 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 431 14.9
    $2,000-$2,499 243 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 331 11.5
    Others 1379 47.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2640 43.0
    Not in the labour force 1705 27.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1309 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 294 4.8
    Employed, away from work 194 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 419 10.1
    Professionals 1803 43.5
    Community & personal service workers 400 9.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 571 13.8
    Sales 333 8.0
    Others 616 14.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 73 3.2
    Infants/Primary 328 14.3
    Secondary 197 8.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 131 5.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1510 65.6
    Others 62 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 3009 44.3
    Separate house 2772 40.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1019 15.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1587 51.6
    Fully owned 744 24.2
    Being purchased 702 22.8
    Other tenure type 45 1.5
    Tenure Type
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