Suburb Profile Report for Browns Plains QLD (4118)

Browns Plains House: Median price $344,000, Annual capital growth 3.96%, Number of sales 87, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Browns Plains Unit: Median price $264,500, Annual capital growth 0.34%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Browns Plains is in the TOP 30% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Browns Plains gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 6.83%.

Across a shorter period, Browns Plains, 4118 has seen a median price increase of 2.69% over the last quarter.

The most recent median price for Browns Plains is $344000, with sellers offering an average of -6.75% off the asking price.

At number 177 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Browns Plains is in the TOP 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 39.39 for properties listed there.

Situated 21.66km from the CBD, Browns Plains is one of Logan localities in the postcode 4118.

Over the last year, property investments in Browns Plains, 4118 have given investors a capital gain of -21.04%. This compares very badly with the 1.12% for QLD as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Browns Plains,4118 has racked up an average of -21.04% over the period. This ranks it number 1672th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

The most recent median price for Browns Plains is $264500, with sellers offering an average of -5.43% off the asking price.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Browns Plains the average time real estate has been on the market is 115.07 days.

Advertised rents are around the $340 mark per week – giving a return of 6.68% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$344,000 $264,500
2.69% -0.94%
6.83% -21.04%
3.96% 0.34%
$350 $340
87 46
5.29% 6.68%
39.39 115.07

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5572
Median household income ($/weekly) 1167
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1729
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 756 13.6
    25-34 years 931 16.7
    35-44 years 811 14.6
    45-54 years 683 12.3
    55-64 years 563 10.1
    Others 1829 32.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1920 47.0
    Registered Married 1566 38.3
    Defacto Relationship 599 14.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3634 68.7
    Papua New Guinea 546 10.3
    Philippines 79 1.5
    United Kingdom 199 3.8
    Other 365 6.9
    Others 463 8.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 134 2.6
    Christianity 3293 65.1
    Islam 146 2.9
    Other Religious Groups 82 1.6
    No Religion 1353 26.8
    Others 49 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 186 11.0
    $1,000-$1,249 231 13.6
    $1,250-$1,499 183 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 250 14.7
    $2,000-$2,499 189 11.1
    Others 657 38.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1726 42.2
    Not in the labour force 1247 30.5
    Employed, worked part-time 676 16.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 244 6.0
    Employed, away from work 197 4.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 451 17.3
    Community & personal service workers 257 9.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 418 16.1
    Machinery operators & drivers 407 15.6
    Labourers 364 14.0
    Others 705 27.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 85 7.1
    Infants/Primary 447 37.5
    Secondary 374 31.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 124 10.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 117 9.8
    Others 46 3.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4868 89.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 544 10.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 815 43.6
    Being purchased 730 39.0
    Fully owned 322 17.2
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
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