Suburb Profile Report for Little Mountain QLD (4551)

Little Mountain House: Median price $533,250, Annual capital growth 3.27%, Number of sales 185, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Little Mountain Unit: Median price $343,000, Annual capital growth 3.70%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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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 Little Mountain, 4551 have given investors a capital gain of 0.28%. This compares badly with the 2.38% for QLD as a whole.

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

At number 631th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Little Mountain is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Using the current median advertised rental of $495 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.27%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.83%

Little Mountain is in the bottom 40% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Little Mountain gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -2.00%.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Little Mountain has given property investors a paper return of 5.54%. This puts Suburb as 25 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 Little Mountain, 4551. Typically our figures indicate that -7.40% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 231th most discounted overall in Australia.

A $400 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.06%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.70%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$533,250 $343,000
-0.23% 5.54%
0.28% -2.00%
3.27% 3.70%
$495 $400
185 15
4.83% 6.06%
58.95 116.75

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 9044
Median household income ($/weekly) 1113
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1983
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1576 17.4
    35-44 years 1418 15.7
    45-54 years 1092 12.1
    55-64 years 967 10.7
    65-74 years 926 10.2
    Others 3065 33.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3765 60.7
    Not Married 1930 31.1
    Defacto Relationship 506 8.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6690 77.6
    Papua New Guinea 442 5.1
    South Africa 65 0.8
    United Kingdom 952 11.0
    Other 160 1.9
    Others 314 3.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 63 0.8
    Christianity 6252 75.0
    Hinduism 8 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.2
    No Religion 1996 23.9
    Others 7 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 386 14.3
    $600-$799 271 10.0
    $800-$999 278 10.3
    $1,250-$1,499 268 9.9
    $1,500-$1,999 369 13.6
    Others 1136 41.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2571 39.3
    Employed, worked full-time 2155 32.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1358 20.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 259 4.0
    Employed, away from work 205 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 554 14.9
    Technicians & trades workers 646 17.4
    Community & personal service workers 423 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 576 15.5
    Sales 463 12.4
    Others 1057 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 122 5.5
    Infants/Primary 999 45.2
    Secondary 710 32.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 116 5.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 207 9.4
    Others 54 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7409 87.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 565 6.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 282 3.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 185 2.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1222 40.8
    Fully owned 1087 36.3
    Rented 605 20.2
    Other tenure type 82 2.7
    Tenure Type
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