Suburb Profile Report for West End QLD (4810)

West End House: Median price $332,000, Annual capital growth 0.25%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $300

West End Unit: Median price $175,500, Annual capital growth -2.63%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $240

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

Source: CoreLogic

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QLD has seen average median house prices change by 2.46% which means that West End, 4810 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -13.77% over the last year

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

The most recent median price for West End is $332000, with sellers offering an average of -11.19% off the asking price.

In the last year 50 properties changed hands in West End, which puts it as the 446th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Over the last year, property investments in West End, 4810 have given investors a capital gain of 6.36%. This compares favourably with the 0.15% for QLD as a whole.

While West End,4810 ranked number 277th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 310th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in West End is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -14.13%. This puts suburb at number 4th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $240 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -2.63%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 7.11%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$332,000 $175,500
0.61% -2.50%
-13.77% 6.36%
0.25% -2.63%
$300 $240
50 28
4.70% 7.11%
68.09 109.15

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4241
Median household income ($/weekly) 1116
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 405 9.5
    25-34 years 826 19.5
    35-44 years 622 14.7
    45-54 years 642 15.1
    55-64 years 470 11.1
    Others 1276 30.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1585 52.6
    Registered Married 976 32.4
    Defacto Relationship 455 15.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3097 82.0
    Papua New Guinea 137 3.6
    United Kingdom 175 4.6
    United States of America 45 1.2
    Other 125 3.3
    Others 199 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 48 1.3
    Christianity 2476 68.6
    Islam 8 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 29 0.8
    No Religion 1038 28.8
    Others 11 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 161 9.9
    $600-$799 151 9.3
    $800-$999 173 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 179 11.1
    $1,500-$1,999 203 12.5
    Others 752 46.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1511 46.9
    Not in the labour force 885 27.5
    Employed, worked part-time 522 16.2
    Employed, away from work 152 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 4.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 492 22.5
    Technicians & trades workers 329 15.1
    Community & personal service workers 249 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 296 13.5
    Labourers 232 10.6
    Others 587 26.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 257 34.8
    Secondary 148 20.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 11.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 201 27.2
    Other type of educational institution 28 3.8
    Others 24 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2168 58.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 1184 31.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 335 9.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 27 0.7
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 907 52.5
    Being purchased 490 28.4
    Fully owned 322 18.6
    Other tenure type 8 0.5
    Tenure Type
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