Suburb Profile Report for Coolangatta QLD (4225)

Coolangatta House: Median price $698,750, Annual capital growth 3.34%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $465

Coolangatta Unit: Median price $482,500, Annual capital growth 1.05%, Number of sales 310, Weekly median advertised rent $415

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Coolangatta has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -13.73% to date .

The five-year average increase in median property values for Coolangatta,4225 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 41.16% across each of those five years.

Vendor discounting in Coolangatta is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -4.70%. This puts suburb at number 656th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.17 sales per month, which equates to 38 per year.

A $465 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.46%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.34%.

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 4.44% for the last year, Coolangatta, 4225 is the 799th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Over the longer term, Coolangatta has seen property prices show investors a 26.97% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Coolangatta should be aiming for at least -4.71% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 25.83 sales per month, which equates to 310 per year.

With the median price for a house in Coolangatta being $482500 and the advertised rent reaching $415 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.47%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$698,750 $482,500
-2.44% -0.52%
-13.73% 4.44%
3.34% 1.05%
$465 $415
38 310
3.46% 4.47%
84.54 90.59

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5192
Median household income ($/weekly) 797
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1781
Average household size 1.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 770 14.8
    35-44 years 580 11.2
    45-54 years 685 13.2
    55-64 years 840 16.2
    65-74 years 614 11.8
    Others 1704 32.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2013 53.7
    Registered Married 1264 33.7
    Defacto Relationship 470 12.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3500 76.7
    Papua New Guinea 294 6.4
    Philippines 45 1.0
    United Kingdom 301 6.6
    Other 139 3.0
    Others 283 6.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 82 1.9
    Christianity 3079 70.6
    Hinduism 32 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 26 0.6
    No Religion 1119 25.7
    Others 22 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 233 11.0
    $400-$599 296 14.0
    $600-$799 288 13.6
    $800-$999 260 12.3
    $1,000-$1,249 193 9.1
    Others 842 39.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1862 44.6
    Employed, worked full-time 1190 28.5
    Employed, worked part-time 740 17.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 257 6.2
    Employed, away from work 126 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 373 18.2
    Technicians & trades workers 304 14.8
    Community & personal service workers 282 13.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 262 12.7
    Sales 246 12.0
    Others 588 28.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 168 27.5
    Secondary 99 16.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 120 19.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 172 28.1
    Other type of educational institution 29 4.7
    Others 24 3.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 2855 67.3
    Separate house 913 21.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 346 8.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 124 2.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1196 52.7
    Fully owned 718 31.7
    Being purchased 333 14.7
    Other tenure type 21 0.9
    Tenure Type
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