Suburb Profile Report for Mountain Creek QLD (4557)

Mountain Creek House: Median price $552,000, Annual capital growth 2.63%, Number of sales 217, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Mountain Creek Unit: Median price $419,500, Annual capital growth 6.83%, Number of sales 69, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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With a capital gain of 2.84% for the last 12 months, Mountain Creek, 4557 has performed for property investments than its average annual 2.63% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Mountain Creek,4557 has racked up an average of 2.84% over the period. This ranks it number 2850th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Mountain Creek is offering property investors an average of -6.98. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 778th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Residents and property investors in Mountain Creek have been waiting around 61.44 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Mountain Creek being $552000 and the advertised rent reaching $500 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.71%

Mountain Creek is in the TOP 10% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Mountain Creek gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 12.77%.

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

Vendor discounting in Mountain Creek is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.63%. This puts suburb at number 281th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $420 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.83%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.21%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$552,000 $419,500
1.19% 1.82%
2.84% 12.77%
2.63% 6.83%
$500 $420
217 69
4.71% 5.21%
61.44 95.11

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7015
Median household income ($/weekly) 1345
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2007
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1088 15.5
    25-34 years 900 12.8
    35-44 years 1047 14.9
    45-54 years 1116 15.9
    55-64 years 700 10.0
    Others 2163 30.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2570 51.0
    Not Married 1887 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 587 11.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5123 76.0
    Papua New Guinea 524 7.8
    South Africa 92 1.4
    United Kingdom 619 9.2
    Other 148 2.2
    Others 236 3.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 65 1.0
    Christianity 4436 69.0
    Islam 14 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.2
    No Religion 1881 29.3
    Others 14 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 210 9.9
    $1,000-$1,249 202 9.6
    $1,250-$1,499 212 10.0
    $1,500-$1,999 331 15.7
    $2,000-$2,499 240 11.4
    Others 917 43.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2119 40.2
    Not in the labour force 1439 27.3
    Employed, worked part-time 1250 23.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 259 4.9
    Employed, away from work 209 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 387 10.8
    Professionals 550 15.4
    Technicians & trades workers 622 17.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 576 16.1
    Sales 500 14.0
    Others 943 26.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 97 5.2
    Infants/Primary 682 36.7
    Secondary 616 33.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 142 7.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 266 14.3
    Others 53 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6084 90.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 317 4.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 309 4.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1049 44.6
    Rented 730 31.1
    Fully owned 567 24.1
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
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