Suburb Profile Report for Maroochydore QLD (4558)

Maroochydore House: Median price $570,000, Annual capital growth 4.02%, Number of sales 183, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Maroochydore Unit: Median price $401,000, Annual capital growth 2.18%, Number of sales 474, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Maroochydore, 4558 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 8.57%.

Maroochydore,4558 has offered an average of 8.57% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.21% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Maroochydore itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.26% to real estate investors.

In the last year 183 properties changed hands in Maroochydore, which puts it as the 75th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $450 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.11%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.02%.

Property value increases in Maroochydore have tracked higher than the QLD average of 0.65% over the last 12 months.

Across a shorter period, Maroochydore, 4558 has seen a median price increase of 2.17% over the last quarter.

At number 179th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Maroochydore is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 39.50 sales per month, which equates to 474 per year.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$570,000 $401,000
0.71% 2.17%
8.57% 10.16%
4.02% 2.18%
$450 $370
183 474
4.11% 4.80%
58.33 80.69

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 14445
Median household income ($/weekly) 839
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 2088 14.5
    35-44 years 1601 11.1
    45-54 years 1806 12.5
    55-64 years 2103 14.6
    65-74 years 1771 12.3
    Others 5076 35.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5521 48.5
    Registered Married 4568 40.1
    Defacto Relationship 1303 11.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 10428 77.1
    Greece 103 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 987 7.3
    United Kingdom 907 6.7
    Other 334 2.5
    Others 774 5.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 191 1.5
    Christianity 9151 70.5
    Islam 62 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 61 0.5
    No Religion 3455 26.6
    Others 69 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 616 10.2
    $400-$599 995 16.5
    $600-$799 813 13.4
    $800-$999 676 11.2
    $1,000-$1,249 598 9.9
    Others 2350 38.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 5013 41.8
    Employed, worked full-time 3836 32.0
    Employed, worked part-time 2239 18.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 558 4.7
    Employed, away from work 351 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1097 17.1
    Technicians & trades workers 977 15.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 885 13.8
    Sales 838 13.0
    Labourers 766 11.9
    Others 1866 29.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 129 6.2
    Infants/Primary 622 30.0
    Secondary 435 21.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 236 11.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 547 26.3
    Others 107 5.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5982 45.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 4371 32.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2464 18.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 437 3.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 18 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2998 46.4
    Fully owned 2115 32.7
    Being purchased 1263 19.6
    Other tenure type 83 1.3
    Tenure Type
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