Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $465,000, Annual capital growth 3.47%, Number of sales 260, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Capalaba Unit: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 5.93%, Number of sales 173, 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 3.33%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Capalaba,4157 has racked up an average of 3.33% over the period. This ranks it number 2864th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Vendor discounting in Capalaba is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -4.48%. This puts suburb at number 696th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 260 properties changed hands in Capalaba, which puts it as the 24th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The QLD suburb of Capalaba, 4157 is in the Redland local government area.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Capalaba, 4157 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 2.76%.

Over the longer term, Capalaba has seen property prices show investors a 35.31% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Capalaba is offering property investors an average of -6.08. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 271th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

At number 1066 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Capalaba is in the bottom 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 95.47 for properties listed there.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4740 per annum or $395 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$465,000 $410,000
0.00% -3.85%
3.33% 2.76%
3.47% 5.93%
$420 $395
260 173
4.70% 5.01%
46.89 95.47

Source: CoreLogic

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