Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $465,000, Annual capital growth 3.74%, Number of sales 270, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Capalaba Unit: Median price $429,650, Annual capital growth 6.75%, Number of sales 182, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

Capalaba has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of 3.91% to date .

Across a shorter period, Capalaba, 4157 has seen a median price increase of 0.00% over the last quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Capalaba are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -4.31% below the asking price at the moment.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5040 per annum or $420 every week.

Over the last year, property investments in Capalaba, 4157 have given investors a capital gain of 11.60%. This compares very favourably with the 0.65% for QLD as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Capalaba,4157 has racked up an average of 11.60% over the period. This ranks it number 99th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Capalaba should be aiming for at least -4.52% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Capalaba have been waiting around 95.83 days to sell a property.

A $380 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.60%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.75%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$465,000 $429,650
0.00% -2.35%
3.91% 11.60%
3.74% 6.75%
$420 $380
270 182
4.70% 4.60%
46.95 95.83

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
Find a mortgage broker in Capalaba QLD
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
Census 2011, ABS
Chart Table
Recent sales & rentals