Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $465,000, Annual capital growth 3.54%, Number of sales 253, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Capalaba Unit: Median price $417,900, Annual capital growth 6.13%, Number of sales 177, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Capalaba is an average performer in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Capalaba gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 3.56%.

Capalaba,4157 was ranked 2716 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.44% to buyers in Capalaba at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 21.08 sales per month, which equates to 253 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $420 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.54%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.70%

With a capital gain of 7.98% for the last 12 months, Capalaba, 4157 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.13% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Capalaba has seen property prices show investors a 41.66% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property buyers and investors in Capalaba 4157 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.11% . This means that Capalaba is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Capalaba the average time real estate has been on the market is 99.57 days.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$465,000 $417,900
0.00% -7.64%
3.56% 7.98%
3.54% 6.13%
$420 $395
253 177
4.70% 4.92%
47.81 99.57

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 16644
Median household income ($/weekly) 1346
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2196 13.2
    25-34 years 2186 13.1
    35-44 years 2266 13.6
    45-54 years 2398 14.4
    55-64 years 2171 13.0
    Others 5427 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 6179 49.3
    Not Married 5070 40.5
    Defacto Relationship 1275 10.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 12664 79.1
    Papua New Guinea 1025 6.4
    South Africa 162 1.0
    United Kingdom 968 6.0
    Other 339 2.1
    Others 861 5.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 121 0.8
    Christianity 11159 73.1
    Hinduism 112 0.7
    Islam 152 1.0
    No Religion 3642 23.9
    Others 74 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 486 9.0
    $600-$799 474 8.8
    $1,000-$1,249 479 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 833 15.5
    $2,000-$2,499 666 12.4
    Others 2446 45.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5666 44.1
    Not in the labour force 3690 28.7
    Employed, worked part-time 2487 19.4
    Employed, away from work 519 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 486 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1187 13.7
    Technicians & trades workers 1529 17.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 1529 17.6
    Sales 970 11.2
    Labourers 958 11.0
    Others 2502 28.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 186 5.1
    Infants/Primary 1426 38.9
    Secondary 1111 30.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 357 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 472 12.9
    Others 111 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 14030 87.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1431 8.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 461 2.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 90 0.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 28 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2575 43.6
    Fully owned 1763 29.9
    Rented 1542 26.1
    Other tenure type 24 0.4
    Tenure Type
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