Suburb Profile Report for Little Mountain QLD (4551)

Little Mountain House: Median price $535,000, Annual capital growth 2.95%, Number of sales 181, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Little Mountain Unit: Median price $362,000, Annual capital growth 4.59%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $398

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

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 2.39% for QLD as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Little Mountain,4551 has racked up an average of 0.28% over the period. This ranks it number 2282th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Little Mountain, 4551 is offering QLD ‘s 652th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 30% of discounts offered by this QLD.

In the last year 181 properties changed hands in Little Mountain, which puts it as the 71th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 76.35km from the CBD, Little Mountain is one of Sunshine Coast localities in the postcode 4551.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Little Mountain, 4551 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 17.53%.

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.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Little Mountain are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -6.45% below the asking price at the moment.

A $397.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.71%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.59%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$535,000 $362,000
-0.19% 7.26%
0.28% 17.53%
2.95% 4.59%
$495 $398
181 21
4.81% 5.71%
55.9 98.77

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (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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