Suburb Profile Report for Battery Hill QLD (4551)

Battery Hill House: Median price $477,500, Annual capital growth 3.62%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $418

Battery Hill Unit: Median price $250,000, Annual capital growth 1.37%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Battery Hill, 4551 should be relatively pleased with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 6.76%

Battery Hill,4551 was ranked 1872 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Battery Hill4551 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.32% to property investors. Battery Hill itself is showing figures that indicate -4.04% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $417.5 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.62%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.55%

Investment property in Battery Hill has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -4.76%

Over the longer term, Battery Hill has seen property prices show investors a 15.21% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.98% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Battery Hill itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.09% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Battery Hill the average time real estate has been on the market is 119.66 days.

Battery Hill is 67th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 6.45% return

HOUSE UNIT
$477,500 $250,000
0.74% 1.01%
6.76% -4.76%
3.62% 1.37%
$418 $310
39 23
4.55% 6.45%
64.96 119.66

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2588
Median household income ($/weekly) 898
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1900
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 351 13.6
    25-34 years 296 11.4
    35-44 years 344 13.3
    45-54 years 350 13.5
    55-64 years 319 12.3
    Others 928 35.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 933 48.6
    Not Married 812 42.3
    Defacto Relationship 174 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2037 82.6
    Papua New Guinea 130 5.3
    South Africa 23 0.9
    United Kingdom 122 4.9
    Other 43 1.7
    Others 110 4.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 13 0.6
    Christianity 1711 72.9
    Hinduism 5 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.6
    No Religion 598 25.5
    Others 7 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 91 10.1
    $400-$599 131 14.5
    $600-$799 118 13.1
    $800-$999 97 10.7
    $1,500-$1,999 115 12.7
    Others 352 38.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 797 40.0
    Employed, worked full-time 603 30.2
    Employed, worked part-time 425 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 100 5.0
    Employed, away from work 69 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 175 15.9
    Technicians & trades workers 203 18.5
    Community & personal service workers 148 13.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 147 13.4
    Sales 139 12.6
    Others 288 26.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 249 42.8
    Secondary 172 29.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 37 6.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 74 12.7
    Other type of educational institution 26 4.5
    Others 24 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1919 78.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 404 16.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 138 5.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 386 38.7
    Fully owned 337 33.8
    Being purchased 271 27.2
    Other tenure type 4 0.4
    Tenure Type
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