Suburb Profile Report for Wakerley QLD (4154)

Wakerley House: Median price $745,000, Annual capital growth 4.50%, Number of sales 154, Weekly median advertised rent $560

Wakerley Unit: Median price $445,000, Annual capital growth 2.68%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: CoreLogic

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QLD has seen average median house prices change by 2.45% which means that Wakerley, 4154 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 0.68% over the last year

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Wakerley comes in at number 369th in QLD.

Property buyers and investors in Wakerley 4154 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -3.55% . This means that Wakerley is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Wakerley, 4154’s gross rental yield is 3.91%

At number 823th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Wakerley, 4154 is in the top half with a property value increase of 4.71% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Wakerley,4154 has racked up an average of 4.71% over the period. This ranks it number 1098th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

The most recent median price for Wakerley is $445000, with sellers offering an average of -2.36% off the asking price.

In the last year 27 properties changed hands in Wakerley, which puts it as the 273th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Wakerley is 242th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.91% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$745,000 $445,000
0.68% 1.71%
0.68% 4.71%
4.50% 2.68%
$560 $420
154 27
3.91% 4.91%
51.14 44.16

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7802
Median household income ($/weekly) 2280
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 947 12.1
    5-14 years 1343 17.2
    25-34 years 1164 14.9
    35-44 years 1688 21.6
    45-54 years 959 12.3
    Others 1703 21.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3262 63.2
    Not Married 1400 27.1
    Defacto Relationship 499 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5356 70.8
    Papua New Guinea 492 6.5
    South Africa 310 4.1
    United Kingdom 599 7.9
    Other 286 3.8
    Others 521 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 63 0.9
    Christianity 5530 75.0
    Hinduism 91 1.2
    Islam 60 0.8
    No Religion 1588 21.5
    Others 41 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 169 7.6
    $1,500-$1,999 301 13.6
    $2,000-$2,499 325 14.6
    $2,500-$2,999 426 19.2
    $3,000-$3,499 265 11.9
    Others 734 33.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2918 54.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1058 19.7
    Not in the labour force 1013 18.9
    Employed, away from work 225 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 154 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 710 16.9
    Professionals 1092 26.0
    Technicians & trades workers 489 11.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 742 17.7
    Sales 414 9.9
    Others 755 18.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 184 9.0
    Infants/Primary 1001 49.0
    Secondary 432 21.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 119 5.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 261 12.8
    Others 46 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6823 91.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 660 8.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 7 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(%)
    Being purchased 1310 54.0
    Rented 719 29.7
    Fully owned 387 16.0
    Other tenure type 8 0.3
    Tenure Type
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