Suburb Profile Report for Kearneys Spring QLD (4350)

Kearneys Spring House: Median price $389,000, Annual capital growth 3.56%, Number of sales 127, Weekly median advertised rent $340

Kearneys Spring Unit: Median price $302,000, Annual capital growth 3.78%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $280

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Kearneys Spring has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of 5.42% to date .

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Kearneys Spring has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Kearneys Spring, 4350 is offering QLD ‘s 717th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 20% of discounts offered by this QLD.

In the last year 127 properties changed hands in Kearneys Spring, which puts it as the 156th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $340 mark per week – giving a return of 4.54% based on the median price in Suburb

Kearneys Spring has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -2.58% to date .

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Kearneys Spring has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Kearneys Spring should be aiming for at least -7.12% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Kearneys Spring the average time real estate has been on the market is 113.95 days.

A $280 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.82%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.78%.

HOUSE UNIT
$389,000 $302,000
0.78% -3.36%
5.42% -2.58%
3.56% 3.78%
$340 $280
127 56
4.54% 4.82%
73.89 113.95

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7347
Median household income ($/weekly) 939
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1424
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 830 11.3
    25-34 years 1210 16.5
    35-44 years 775 10.5
    45-54 years 730 9.9
    55-64 years 783 10.7
    Others 3021 41.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2393 46.5
    Not Married 2341 45.4
    Defacto Relationship 417 8.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5477 80.5
    Indonesia 94 1.4
    Papua New Guinea 125 1.8
    United Kingdom 229 3.4
    Other 443 6.5
    Others 439 6.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 93 1.4
    Christianity 5127 77.9
    Hinduism 81 1.2
    Islam 215 3.3
    No Religion 1037 15.7
    Others 32 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 408 15.5
    $600-$799 334 12.7
    $800-$999 256 9.7
    $1,000-$1,249 271 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 319 12.1
    Others 1039 39.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2209 40.2
    Employed, worked full-time 1981 36.1
    Employed, worked part-time 957 17.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 175 3.2
    Employed, away from work 170 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 592 19.0
    Technicians & trades workers 445 14.3
    Community & personal service workers 358 11.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 486 15.6
    Labourers 396 12.7
    Others 832 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 78 4.6
    Infants/Primary 551 32.8
    Secondary 343 20.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 127 7.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 526 31.3
    Others 57 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4523 68.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 1412 21.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 596 9.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 73 1.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1207 42.9
    Fully owned 822 29.2
    Being purchased 670 23.8
    Other tenure type 113 4.0
    Tenure Type
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