Suburb Profile Report for Caloundra QLD (4551)

Caloundra House: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 3.25%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $398

Caloundra Unit: Median price $375,000, Annual capital growth 0.45%, Number of sales 156, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Caloundra is in the TOP 10% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Caloundra gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 25.57%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Caloundra comes in at number 62th in QLD.

Vendor discounting in Caloundra is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -10.97%. This puts suburb at number 97th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $397.5 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.25%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.76%

At number 1220th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Caloundra, 4551 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of -1.32% recorded in median house prices.

Over the longer term, Caloundra has seen property prices show investors a 7.14% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Caloundra should be aiming for at least -6.10% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$550,000 $375,000
1.01% 2.74%
25.57% -1.32%
3.25% 0.45%
$398 $370
21 156
3.76% 5.13%
98.14 111.87

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3558
Median household income ($/weekly) 710
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1705
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 363 10.2
    45-54 years 426 12.0
    55-64 years 538 15.1
    65-74 years 479 13.5
    75-84 years 416 11.7
    Others 1336 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1330 50.6
    Registered Married 1061 40.3
    Defacto Relationship 239 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2396 76.8
    New Zealand 30 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 178 5.7
    United Kingdom 247 7.9
    Other 101 3.2
    Others 166 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 39 1.3
    Christianity 2206 73.6
    Islam 8 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.5
    No Religion 722 24.1
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 200 13.9
    $400-$599 281 19.6
    $600-$799 224 15.6
    $800-$999 167 11.6
    $1,500-$1,999 122 8.5
    Others 440 30.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1430 51.5
    Employed, worked full-time 697 25.1
    Employed, worked part-time 452 16.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 129 4.6
    Employed, away from work 70 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 176 14.5
    Technicians & trades workers 156 12.9
    Community & personal service workers 160 13.2
    Sales 158 13.0
    Labourers 172 14.2
    Others 392 32.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 144 32.8
    Secondary 131 29.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 49 11.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 79 18.0
    Other type of educational institution 19 4.3
    Others 17 3.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1298 42.3
    Separate house 1047 34.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 654 21.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 52 1.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 17 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 758 49.3
    Fully owned 565 36.8
    Being purchased 201 13.1
    Other tenure type 12 0.8
    Tenure Type
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