Suburb Profile Report for Meadowbrook QLD (4131)

Meadowbrook House: Median price $420,000, Annual capital growth 3.29%, Number of sales 45, Weekly median advertised rent $400

Meadowbrook Unit: Median price $259,000, Annual capital growth 0.82%, Number of sales 30, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Meadowbrook 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 9.09%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Meadowbrook has given property investors a paper return of 1.20%. This puts Suburb as 337 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Meadowbrook should be aiming for at least -3.94% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Meadowbrook is 282th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.95% return

Meadowbrook, 4131 ranked 181th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Meadowbrook is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

A -3.18% growth in median value for property investors in Meadowbrook,4131 puts this suburb at number 83th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

In the last year 30 properties changed hands in Meadowbrook, which puts it as the 251th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $350 mark per week – giving a return of 7.03% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$420,000 $259,000
1.20% 1.57%
9.09% 0.78%
3.29% 0.82%
$400 $350
45 30
4.95% 7.03%
41.06 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

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