Suburb Profile Report for Hillcrest QLD (4118)

Hillcrest House: Median price $367,750, Annual capital growth 4.16%, Number of sales 103, Weekly median advertised rent $370

Hillcrest Unit: Median price $245,000, Annual capital growth 5.13%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $345

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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Hillcrest has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of 6.59% to date .

While Hillcrest,4118 ranked number 315th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 361th over the last 5 years.

The most recent median price for Hillcrest is $367750, with sellers offering an average of -4.75% off the asking price.

Hillcrest, 4118’s gross rental yield is 5.23%

Over the last year, property investments in Hillcrest, 4118 have given investors a capital gain of 6.75%. This compares favourably with the 1.70% for QLD as a whole.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Hillcrest has fallen somewhat when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Hillcrest is offering property investors an average of -5.97. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 260th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

HOUSE UNIT
$367,750 $245,000
1.17% 3.81%
6.59% 6.75%
4.16% 5.13%
$370 $345
103 33
5.23% 7.32%
48.8 79.28

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5228
Median household income ($/weekly) 1301
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 473 9.0
    5-14 years 766 14.7
    25-34 years 852 16.3
    35-44 years 743 14.2
    45-54 years 699 13.4
    Others 1695 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1572 42.8
    Registered Married 1566 42.6
    Defacto Relationship 536 14.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3586 72.2
    Papua New Guinea 474 9.5
    Philippines 77 1.6
    United Kingdom 227 4.6
    Other 253 5.1
    Others 349 7.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 89 1.9
    Christianity 3288 68.6
    Islam 72 1.5
    Other Religious Groups 31 0.6
    No Religion 1276 26.6
    Others 37 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 152 9.6
    $1,000-$1,249 214 13.6
    $1,250-$1,499 182 11.5
    $1,500-$1,999 279 17.7
    $2,000-$2,499 212 13.4
    Others 538 34.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1786 47.0
    Not in the labour force 1062 27.9
    Employed, worked part-time 632 16.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 164 4.3
    Employed, away from work 158 4.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 437 17.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 411 16.0
    Sales 265 10.3
    Machinery operators & drivers 389 15.1
    Labourers 348 13.5
    Others 726 28.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 64 5.7
    Infants/Primary 502 44.6
    Secondary 307 27.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 113 10.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 101 9.0
    Others 39 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4707 95.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 131 2.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 104 2.1
    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 761 44.6
    Rented 633 37.1
    Fully owned 304 17.8
    Other tenure type 10 0.6
    Tenure Type
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