Suburb Profile Report for Varsity Lakes QLD (4227)

Varsity Lakes House: Median price $610,000, Annual capital growth 3.85%, Number of sales 141, Weekly median advertised rent $550

Varsity Lakes Unit: Median price $415,000, Annual capital growth 1.82%, Number of sales 331, Weekly median advertised rent $460

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Varsity Lakes, 4227 ranked 140th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Varsity Lakes is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

Over the longer term, Varsity Lakes has seen property prices show investors a 29.79% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Vendor discounting in Varsity Lakes is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.30%. This puts suburb at number 817th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 141 properties changed hands in Varsity Lakes, which puts it as the 138th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6600 per annum or $550 every week.

Over the last year, property investments in Varsity Lakes, 4227 have given investors a capital gain of 3.75%. This compares favourably with the 0.65% for QLD as a whole.

Comparing Varsity Lakes,4227 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

At number 228th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Varsity Lakes is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

At number 582 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Varsity Lakes is in the TOP 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 68.6 for properties listed there.

Varsity Lakes, 4227’s gross rental yield is 5.76%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$610,000 $415,000
1.67% 1.22%
10.46% 3.75%
3.85% 1.82%
$550 $460
141 331
4.69% 5.76%
34.7 68.6

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 14365
Median household income ($/weekly) 1136
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1866 13.0
    20-24 years 1430 10.0
    25-34 years 2350 16.4
    35-44 years 2174 15.1
    45-54 years 1615 11.2
    Others 4930 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4692 46.4
    Registered Married 4163 41.2
    Defacto Relationship 1253 12.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8770 65.5
    Croatia 257 1.9
    Papua New Guinea 1162 8.7
    United Kingdom 808 6.0
    Other 696 5.2
    Others 1703 12.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 335 2.6
    Christianity 8468 65.9
    Hinduism 124 1.0
    Islam 208 1.6
    No Religion 3574 27.8
    Others 142 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 457 9.9
    $600-$799 512 11.1
    $1,000-$1,249 450 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 633 13.8
    $2,000-$2,499 449 9.8
    Others 2099 45.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3886 36.0
    Not in the labour force 3652 33.9
    Employed, worked part-time 2284 21.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 587 5.4
    Employed, away from work 372 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 769 11.8
    Professionals 1219 18.6
    Technicians & trades workers 934 14.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 946 14.5
    Sales 949 14.5
    Others 1727 26.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 205 5.1
    Infants/Primary 1183 29.3
    Secondary 932 23.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 314 7.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1301 32.2
    Others 109 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7540 57.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 3844 29.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 1667 12.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 18 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2345 46.8
    Being purchased 1678 33.5
    Fully owned 963 19.2
    Other tenure type 24 0.5
    Tenure Type
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