Suburb Profile Report for Golden Beach QLD (4551)

Golden Beach House: Median price $535,000, Annual capital growth 3.54%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Golden Beach Unit: Median price $405,000, Annual capital growth 1.80%, Number of sales 107, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Golden Beach, 4551 have given investors a capital gain of 12.75%. This compares very favourably with the 1.88% for QLD as a whole.

While Golden Beach,4551 ranked number 146th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 83th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Golden Beach is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.04%. This puts suburb at number 629th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $430 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.54%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.18%

Property value increases in Golden Beach have tracked just higher than the QLD average of 1.70% over the last 12 months.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Golden Beach,4551 has racked up an average of 6.58% over the period. This ranks it number 721th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.13% to buyers in Golden Beach at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Situated 72.46km from the CBD, Golden Beach is one of Sunshine Coast localities in the postcode 4551.

HOUSE UNIT
$535,000 $405,000
3.38% 1.25%
12.75% 6.58%
3.54% 1.80%
$430 $350
100 107
4.18% 4.49%
56.54 85.74

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5179
Median household income ($/weekly) 770
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 570 11.0
    45-54 years 617 11.9
    55-64 years 786 15.2
    65-74 years 780 15.1
    75-84 years 589 11.4
    Others 1838 35.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1974 48.9
    Not Married 1671 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 391 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4048 81.4
    Papua New Guinea 255 5.1
    Philippines 34 0.7
    United Kingdom 333 6.7
    Other 95 1.9
    Others 206 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 62 1.3
    Christianity 3583 75.3
    Islam 7 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.3
    No Religion 1083 22.8
    Others 6 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 246 11.5
    $400-$599 429 20.1
    $600-$799 300 14.1
    $800-$999 253 11.9
    $1,000-$1,249 186 8.7
    Others 716 33.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2269 52.6
    Employed, worked full-time 1037 24.0
    Employed, worked part-time 678 15.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 186 4.3
    Employed, away from work 142 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 266 14.3
    Technicians & trades workers 318 17.1
    Community & personal service workers 233 12.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 246 13.2
    Labourers 229 12.3
    Others 567 30.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 47 6.0
    Infants/Primary 329 42.3
    Secondary 217 27.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 66 8.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 86 11.1
    Others 32 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3165 66.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 608 12.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 941 19.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 72 1.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 995 43.9
    Rented 872 38.5
    Being purchased 379 16.7
    Other tenure type 20 0.9
    Tenure Type
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