Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $470,000, Annual capital growth 3.29%, Number of sales 248, Weekly median advertised rent $420

Capalaba Unit: Median price $389,000, Annual capital growth 5.01%, Number of sales 155, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 4.21% for the last 12 months, Capalaba, 4157 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.29% property growth over the last 5 years.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Capalaba,4157 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 14.91% across each of those five years.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.98% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Capalaba itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.66% to real estate investors.

Capalaba is 382th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.65% return

Capalaba, 4157 ranked 308th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Capalaba is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

While Capalaba,4157 ranked number 340th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 21th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Capalaba is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -4.20%. This puts suburb at number 262th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

A $390 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.21%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.01%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$470,000 $389,000
1.08% -6.92%
4.21% -8.47%
3.29% 5.01%
$420 $390
248 155
4.65% 5.21%
47.93 93.92

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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