Suburb Profile Report for Hillcrest QLD (4118)

Hillcrest House: Median price $379,750, Annual capital growth 3.45%, Number of sales 116, Weekly median advertised rent $365

Hillcrest Unit: Median price $302,500, Annual capital growth 6.17%, Number of sales 47, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 6.97% for the last 12 months, Hillcrest, 4118 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.45% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Hillcrest,4118 has racked up an average of 6.97% over the period. This ranks it number 2098th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Hillcrest, 4118. Typically our figures indicate that -4.31% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 2777th most discounted overall in Australia.

Advertised rents are around the $365 mark per week – giving a return of 5.00% based on the median price in Suburb

At number 49th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Hillcrest, 4118 is in the top 10% with a property value increase of 28.72% recorded in median house prices.

A -8.89% growth in median value for property investors in Hillcrest,4118 puts this suburb at number 160th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Hillcrest, 4118. Typically our figures indicate that -4.51% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 846th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.17%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.67%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$379,750 $302,500
1.27% 0.00%
6.97% 28.72%
3.45% 6.17%
$365 $330
116 47
5.00% 5.67%
50.81 72.52

Source: CoreLogic

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