Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $475,000, Annual capital growth 2.94%, Number of sales 234, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Capalaba Unit: Median price $384,450, Annual capital growth 4.56%, Number of sales 134, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Capalaba have tracked close to the QLD average of 2.81% over the last 12 months.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Capalaba,4157 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 15.85% across each of those five years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.18% to buyers in Capalaba at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

At number 723 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Capalaba is in the TOP 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 48.34 for properties listed there.

Capalaba, 4157’s gross rental yield is 4.71%

Investment property in Capalaba has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -9.54%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Capalaba has given property investors a paper return of -3.89%. This puts Suburb as 319 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Capalaba should be aiming for at least -4.15% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Capalaba is 181th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 5.28% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$475,000 $384,450
1.06% -3.89%
4.40% -9.54%
2.94% 4.56%
$430 $390
234 134
4.71% 5.28%
48.34 83.2

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (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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