Suburb Profile Report for Gatton QLD (4343)

Gatton House: Median price $265,000, Annual capital growth 3.12%, Number of sales 129, Weekly median advertised rent $300

Gatton Unit: Median price $202,500, Annual capital growth 6.80%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $250

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2823th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Gatton, 4343 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 0.00% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Gatton,4343 has racked up an average of 0.00% over the period. This ranks it number 3177th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Vendor discounting in Gatton is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -7.15%. This puts suburb at number 351th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

At number 2634 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Gatton is in the bottom 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 100.45 for properties listed there.

The QLD suburb of Gatton, 4343 is in the Lockyer Valley local government area.

Gatton has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -11.57% to date .

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Gatton has given property investors a paper return of -4.03%. This puts Suburb as 300 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

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 Gatton, 4343. Typically our figures indicate that -5.52% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 623th most discounted overall in Australia.

Residents and property investors in Gatton have been waiting around 98.6 days to sell a property.

A $250 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.42%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.80%.

HOUSE UNIT
$265,000 $202,500
-3.64% -4.03%
0.00% -11.57%
3.12% 6.80%
$300 $250
129 13
5.89% 6.42%
100.45 98.6

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 6869
Median household income ($/weekly) 914
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1419
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 897 13.1
    20-24 years 638 9.3
    25-34 years 1125 16.4
    35-44 years 791 11.5
    45-54 years 758 11.0
    Others 2660 38.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2352 46.7
    Registered Married 2202 43.7
    Defacto Relationship 486 9.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5217 80.0
    Indonesia 119 1.8
    Lebanon 135 2.1
    United Kingdom 121 1.9
    Other 372 5.7
    Others 560 8.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 78 1.2
    Christianity 4648 73.6
    Hinduism 94 1.5
    Islam 236 3.7
    No Religion 1181 18.7
    Others 76 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 332 14.8
    $600-$799 267 11.9
    $800-$999 226 10.1
    $1,000-$1,249 244 10.9
    $1,500-$1,999 266 11.9
    Others 904 40.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1988 38.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1732 33.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1050 20.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 227 4.4
    Employed, away from work 191 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 350 11.8
    Technicians & trades workers 347 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 317 10.7
    Sales 299 10.1
    Labourers 865 29.1
    Others 796 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 80 5.1
    Infants/Primary 577 36.6
    Secondary 383 24.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 6.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 384 24.3
    Others 60 3.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5776 88.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 495 7.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 208 3.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 73 1.1
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1025 43.0
    Fully owned 773 32.5
    Being purchased 567 23.8
    Other tenure type 16 0.7
    Tenure Type
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