Suburb Profile Report for Little Mountain QLD (4551)

Little Mountain House: Median price $537,000, Annual capital growth 3.57%, Number of sales 180, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Little Mountain Unit: Median price $385,000, Annual capital growth 5.17%, Number of sales 11, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Little Mountain has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 4.68%

Over the longer term, Little Mountain has seen property prices show investors a 20.67% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Little Mountain4551 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.23% to property investors. Little Mountain itself is showing figures that indicate -4.84% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

The QLD suburb of Little Mountain, 4551 is in the Sunshine Coast local government area.

Little Mountain has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -1.28% to date .

Across a shorter period, Little Mountain, 4551 has seen a median price increase of 24.19% over the last quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -9.18% to buyers in Little Mountain at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

A $400 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.40%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.17%.

HOUSE UNIT
$537,000 $385,000
-0.56% 24.19%
4.68% -1.28%
3.57% 5.17%
$495 $400
180 11
4.79% 5.40%
68.45 125.1

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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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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