Suburb Profile Report for Highland Park QLD (4211)

Highland Park House: Median price $492,500, Annual capital growth 3.34%, Number of sales 106, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Highland Park Unit: Median price $295,000, Annual capital growth 4.30%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Highland Park, 4211 have given investors a capital gain of 2.50%. This compares averagely with the 2.38% for QLD as a whole.

Comparing Highland Park,4211 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Highland Park, 4211. Typically our figures indicate that -4.24% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 3051th most discounted overall in Australia.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5880 per annum or $490 every week.

Property value increases in Highland Park have tracked just higher than the QLD average of 0.65% over the last 12 months.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Highland Park,4211 has racked up an average of 2.97% over the period. This ranks it number 1049th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Highland Park should be aiming for at least -4.16% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Highland Park is 65th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 6.35% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$492,500 $295,000
-0.51% 2.61%
2.50% 2.97%
3.34% 4.30%
$490 $360
106 37
5.17% 6.35%
56.7 47.94

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 6560
Median household income ($/weekly) 1216
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 881 13.4
    25-34 years 769 11.7
    35-44 years 953 14.5
    45-54 years 973 14.8
    55-64 years 754 11.5
    Others 2231 34.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2523 52.5
    Not Married 1727 35.9
    Defacto Relationship 557 11.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4346 70.5
    Papua New Guinea 676 11.0
    Philippines 48 0.8
    United Kingdom 430 7.0
    Other 220 3.6
    Others 448 7.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 99 1.7
    Christianity 4449 74.7
    Islam 23 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 25 0.4
    No Religion 1337 22.5
    Others 19 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 245 12.0
    $600-$799 215 10.6
    $800-$999 213 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 314 15.4
    $2,000-$2,499 221 10.9
    Others 828 40.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1850 37.2
    Not in the labour force 1676 33.7
    Employed, worked part-time 1026 20.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 243 4.9
    Employed, away from work 178 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 466 15.3
    Technicians & trades workers 540 17.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 411 13.5
    Sales 373 12.2
    Labourers 352 11.5
    Others 913 29.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 92 6.3
    Infants/Primary 605 41.4
    Secondary 412 28.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 124 8.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 180 12.3
    Others 49 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5227 85.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 807 13.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 79 1.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1013 45.9
    Fully owned 734 33.2
    Rented 450 20.4
    Other tenure type 11 0.5
    Tenure Type
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