Suburb Profile Report for Meadowbrook QLD (4131)

Meadowbrook House: Median price $417,638, Annual capital growth 2.93%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $395

Meadowbrook Unit: Median price $258,750, Annual capital growth 1.83%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 7.78% for the last 12 months, Meadowbrook, 4131 has performed for property investments than its average annual 2.93% property growth over the last 5 years.

Meadowbrook,4131 was ranked 2523 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.58% to buyers in Meadowbrook at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Advertised rents are around the $395 mark per week – giving a return of 4.92% based on the median price in Suburb

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Meadowbrook, 4131 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -0.48%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Meadowbrook has given property investors a paper return of 0.49%. This puts Suburb as 148 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Meadowbrook should be aiming for at least -7.47% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Meadowbrook the average time real estate has been on the market is 160.5 days.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4200 per annum or $350 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$417,638 $258,750
0.57% 0.49%
7.78% -0.48%
2.93% 1.83%
$395 $350
46 31
4.92% 7.03%
53.25 160.5

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 3138
Median household income ($/weekly) 1516
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1857
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 472 15.0
    25-34 years 487 15.5
    35-44 years 476 15.2
    45-54 years 392 12.5
    55-64 years 321 10.2
    Others 990 31.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1009 45.8
    Not Married 900 40.9
    Defacto Relationship 294 13.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1913 64.4
    Papua New Guinea 319 10.7
    Philippines 60 2.0
    United Kingdom 181 6.1
    Other 194 6.5
    Others 303 10.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 100 3.5
    Christianity 1957 68.9
    Hinduism 50 1.8
    Islam 80 2.8
    No Religion 646 22.8
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 79 9.2
    $1,250-$1,499 90 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 154 17.9
    $2,000-$2,499 140 16.3
    $2,500-$2,999 78 9.1
    Others 319 37.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 985 43.0
    Not in the labour force 666 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 436 19.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 118 5.2
    Employed, away from work 85 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 258 17.1
    Technicians & trades workers 211 14.0
    Community & personal service workers 156 10.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 260 17.3
    Labourers 174 11.6
    Others 446 29.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 50 6.1
    Infants/Primary 300 36.5
    Secondary 205 24.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 76 9.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 166 20.2
    Others 26 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2600 88.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 343 11.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 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(%)
    Rented 400 41.9
    Being purchased 376 39.4
    Fully owned 175 18.3
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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