Suburb Profile Report for Hawthorne QLD (4171)

Hawthorne House: Median price $1,210,000, Annual capital growth 7.01%, Number of sales 104, Weekly median advertised rent $600

Hawthorne Unit: Median price $545,830, Annual capital growth 5.00%, Number of sales 62, Weekly median advertised rent $405

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Hawthorne, 4171 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 12.03%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Hawthorne has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Hawthorne4171 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.31% to property investors. Hawthorne itself is showing figures that indicate -4.68% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Residents and property investors in Hawthorne have been waiting around 72.36 days to sell a property.

A $600 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.58%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 7.01%.

Over the last year, property investments in Hawthorne, 4171 have given investors a capital gain of -2.62%. This compares badly with the 1.70% for QLD as a whole.

Over the longer term, Hawthorne has seen property prices show investors a 12.54% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.97% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Hawthorne itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.56% to real estate investors.

In the last year 62 properties changed hands in Hawthorne, which puts it as the 145th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 2.79km from the CBD, Hawthorne is one of Brisbane localities in the postcode 4171.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,210,000 $545,830
2.90% -2.96%
12.03% -2.62%
7.01% 5.00%
$600 $405
104 62
2.58% 3.86%
72.36 66.34

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4776
Median household income ($/weekly) 2101
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2500
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 622 13.0
    25-34 years 904 18.9
    35-44 years 889 18.6
    45-54 years 665 13.9
    55-64 years 432 9.0
    Others 1263 26.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1511 45.4
    Not Married 1374 41.3
    Defacto Relationship 443 13.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3406 77.8
    Papua New Guinea 186 4.2
    United Kingdom 312 7.1
    United States of America 47 1.1
    Other 156 3.6
    Others 272 6.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 44 1.0
    Christianity 2938 69.8
    Islam 22 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 35 0.8
    No Religion 1145 27.2
    Others 25 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 198 12.8
    $2,000-$2,499 121 7.8
    $2,500-$2,999 254 16.5
    $3,000-$3,499 162 10.5
    $4,000 or more 176 11.4
    Others 633 41.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1847 52.6
    Not in the labour force 741 21.1
    Employed, worked part-time 694 19.8
    Employed, away from work 115 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 112 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 467 17.6
    Professionals 941 35.4
    Technicians & trades workers 241 9.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 408 15.4
    Sales 217 8.2
    Others 382 14.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 71 5.8
    Infants/Primary 430 35.3
    Secondary 278 22.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 6.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 315 25.9
    Others 42 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3208 74.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 746 17.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 326 7.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 695 41.5
    Being purchased 572 34.1
    Fully owned 405 24.2
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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