Suburb Profile Report for Birkdale QLD (4159)

Birkdale House: Median price $526,000, Annual capital growth 3.16%, Number of sales 233, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Birkdale Unit: Median price $357,500, Annual capital growth 4.06%, Number of sales 30, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Birkdale, 4159 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 2.58%.

Over the longer term, Birkdale has seen property prices show investors a 9.58% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Birkdale4159 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.21% to property investors. Birkdale itself is showing figures that indicate -5.17% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Residents and property investors in Birkdale have been waiting around 68.38 days to sell a property.

The QLD suburb of Birkdale, 4159 is in the Redland local government area.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Birkdale, 4159 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -10.34%.

While Birkdale,4159 ranked number 345th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 132th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Birkdale is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -8.22%. This puts suburb at number 44th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4560 per annum or $380 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$526,000 $357,500
-1.68% -10.18%
2.58% -10.34%
3.16% 4.06%
$460 $380
233 30
4.55% 5.53%
68.38 100

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13795
Median household income ($/weekly) 1463
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1881 13.6
    25-34 years 1422 10.3
    35-44 years 1902 13.8
    45-54 years 2003 14.5
    55-64 years 1792 13.0
    Others 4794 34.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 5519 54.1
    Not Married 3831 37.6
    Defacto Relationship 849 8.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 10386 77.7
    Papua New Guinea 678 5.1
    South Africa 174 1.3
    United Kingdom 935 7.0
    Other 367 2.7
    Others 827 6.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 143 1.1
    Christianity 9840 76.3
    Hinduism 54 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 79 0.6
    No Religion 2724 21.1
    Others 51 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 405 9.6
    $1,250-$1,499 386 9.2
    $1,500-$1,999 615 14.6
    $2,000-$2,499 506 12.0
    $2,500-$2,999 410 9.7
    Others 1894 44.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4392 41.2
    Not in the labour force 3330 31.2
    Employed, worked part-time 2147 20.1
    Employed, away from work 398 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 395 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 770 11.1
    Professionals 1196 17.2
    Technicians & trades workers 1113 16.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 1240 17.9
    Sales 708 10.2
    Others 1907 27.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 149 4.6
    Infants/Primary 1318 40.5
    Secondary 966 29.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 290 8.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 448 13.8
    Others 80 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 12083 92.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 768 5.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 115 0.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 105 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1944 41.8
    Fully owned 1621 34.9
    Rented 960 20.7
    Other tenure type 121 2.6
    Tenure Type
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