Suburb Profile Report for Westlake QLD (4074)

Westlake House: Median price $670,750, Annual capital growth 4.34%, Number of sales 55, Weekly median advertised rent $580

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Westlake has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 6.72%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Westlake,4074 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 16.65% across each of those five years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Westlake is offering property investors an average of -7.31. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 593th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Advertised rents are around the $580 mark per week – giving a return of 4.50% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$670,750 N/A
0.86% N/A
6.72% N/A
4.34% N/A
$580 N/A
55 N/A
4.50% N/A
75.5 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4380
Median household income ($/weekly) 2262
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2150
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 627 14.3
    15-19 years 371 8.5
    35-44 years 572 13.1
    45-54 years 831 19.0
    55-64 years 691 15.8
    Others 1289 29.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2031 61.3
    Not Married 1097 33.1
    Defacto Relationship 186 5.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2748 64.9
    Papua New Guinea 150 3.5
    South Africa 122 2.9
    United Kingdom 314 7.4
    Other 234 5.5
    Others 667 15.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 169 4.1
    Christianity 2880 70.6
    Hinduism 157 3.8
    Islam 46 1.1
    No Religion 771 18.9
    Others 56 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 157 12.6
    $2,000-$2,499 133 10.7
    $2,500-$2,999 186 15.0
    $3,000-$3,499 150 12.1
    $4,000 or more 132 10.6
    Others 485 39.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1582 45.8
    Not in the labour force 945 27.4
    Employed, worked part-time 722 20.9
    Employed, away from work 113 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 89 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 420 17.4
    Professionals 736 30.4
    Technicians & trades workers 237 9.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 380 15.7
    Sales 285 11.8
    Others 361 14.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 46 3.9
    Infants/Primary 404 33.8
    Secondary 346 29.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 61 5.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 313 26.2
    Others 24 2.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4150 99.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 650 47.1
    Fully owned 555 40.2
    Rented 170 12.3
    Other tenure type 6 0.4
    Tenure Type
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