Suburb Profile Report for Mooloolaba QLD (4557)

Mooloolaba House: Median price $735,000, Annual capital growth 4.25%, Number of sales 98, Weekly median advertised rent $550

Mooloolaba Unit: Median price $420,000, Annual capital growth 2.36%, Number of sales 328, Weekly median advertised rent $375

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Mooloolaba, 4557 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 9.29%.

Across a shorter period, Mooloolaba, 4557 has seen a median price increase of 8.49% over the last quarter.

Property buyers and investors in Mooloolaba 4557 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.78% . This means that Mooloolaba is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Mooloolaba, 4557’s gross rental yield is 3.89%

At number 673th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Mooloolaba, 4557 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 7.01% recorded in median house prices.

Over the longer term, Mooloolaba has seen property prices show investors a 16.02% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.54% to buyers in Mooloolaba at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

In the last year 328 properties changed hands in Mooloolaba, which puts it as the 16th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $375 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.36%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.64%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$735,000 $420,000
8.49% 0.24%
9.29% 7.01%
4.25% 2.36%
$550 $375
98 328
3.89% 4.64%
77.31 90.94

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7333
Median household income ($/weekly) 992
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 749 10.2
    25-34 years 1080 14.7
    35-44 years 871 11.9
    45-54 years 1016 13.9
    55-64 years 1084 14.8
    Others 2532 34.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2800 49.8
    Registered Married 2158 38.4
    Defacto Relationship 669 11.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5200 76.4
    Papua New Guinea 537 7.9
    South Africa 48 0.7
    United Kingdom 447 6.6
    Other 190 2.8
    Others 383 5.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 91 1.4
    Christianity 4357 66.6
    Hinduism 24 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 32 0.5
    No Religion 2006 30.7
    Others 29 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 335 11.7
    $600-$799 335 11.7
    $800-$999 332 11.6
    $1,000-$1,249 295 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 365 12.8
    Others 1196 41.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2170 36.2
    Not in the labour force 1989 33.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1303 21.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 326 5.4
    Employed, away from work 200 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 574 15.6
    Technicians & trades workers 585 15.9
    Community & personal service workers 455 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 510 13.9
    Sales 523 14.2
    Others 1027 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 62 4.6
    Infants/Primary 350 26.1
    Secondary 339 25.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 155 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 388 28.9
    Others 48 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3348 50.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 1811 27.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1438 21.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 67 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1502 48.3
    Fully owned 906 29.1
    Being purchased 691 22.2
    Other tenure type 13 0.4
    Tenure Type
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