Suburb Profile Report for Parkwood QLD (4214)

Parkwood House: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 3.57%, Number of sales 144, Weekly median advertised rent $520

Parkwood Unit: Median price $343,500, Annual capital growth 4.31%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2432th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Parkwood, 4214 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 2.80% recorded in median house prices.

Across a shorter period, Parkwood, 4214 has seen a median price increase of -0.64% over the last quarter.

Property buyers and investors in Parkwood 4214 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -3.73% . This means that Parkwood is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

A $520 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.92%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.57%.

Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 9.57% for the last year, Parkwood, 4214 is the 438th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Parkwood has given property investors a paper return of 4.09%. This puts Suburb as 42 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

The most recent median price for Parkwood is $343500, with sellers offering an average of -4.98% off the asking price.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.92 sales per month, which equates to 35 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $380 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.31%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.75%

HOUSE UNIT
$550,000 $343,500
-0.64% 4.09%
2.80% 9.57%
3.57% 4.31%
$520 $380
144 35
4.92% 5.75%
50.18 50.7

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 8436
Median household income ($/weekly) 1437
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1979
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1156 13.7
    25-34 years 1044 12.4
    35-44 years 1213 14.4
    45-54 years 1359 16.1
    55-64 years 963 11.4
    Others 2701 32.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3084 49.8
    Not Married 2517 40.7
    Defacto Relationship 587 9.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5605 69.6
    Croatia 152 1.9
    Papua New Guinea 805 10.0
    United Kingdom 443 5.5
    Other 279 3.5
    Others 769 9.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 137 1.8
    Christianity 5475 70.7
    Hinduism 56 0.7
    Islam 170 2.2
    No Religion 1860 24.0
    Others 50 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 245 10.5
    $1,250-$1,499 253 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 367 15.7
    $2,000-$2,499 309 13.2
    $2,500-$2,999 201 8.6
    Others 958 41.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2528 39.1
    Not in the labour force 1764 27.3
    Employed, worked part-time 1550 24.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 371 5.7
    Employed, away from work 246 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 746 17.2
    Technicians & trades workers 678 15.7
    Community & personal service workers 478 11.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 667 15.4
    Sales 557 12.9
    Others 1200 27.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 113 4.8
    Infants/Primary 748 31.8
    Secondary 588 25.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 164 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 689 29.3
    Others 51 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7403 93.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 530 6.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1251 48.0
    Rented 723 27.8
    Fully owned 621 23.8
    Other tenure type 9 0.3
    Tenure Type
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