Suburb Profile Report for Freshwater QLD (4870)

Freshwater House: Median price $527,500, Annual capital growth 3.89%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $473

Freshwater Unit: Median price $280,000, Annual capital growth 1.16%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Freshwater, 4870 should be ok with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 4.46%

While Freshwater,4870 ranked number 807th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 458th over the last 5 years.

Freshwater4870 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.10% to property investors. Freshwater itself is showing figures that indicate -8.68% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Freshwater is 390th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.66% return

Freshwater is in the bottom 30% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Freshwater gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -6.67%.

The most recent median price for Freshwater is $280000, with sellers offering an average of -6.05% off the asking price.

In the last year 21 properties changed hands in Freshwater, which puts it as the 294th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $310 mark per week – giving a return of 5.76% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$527,500 $280,000
-7.46% N/A
4.46% -6.67%
3.89% 1.16%
$473 $310
29 21
4.66% 5.76%
114 60.73

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2103
Median household income ($/weekly) 1354
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1700
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 290 13.8
    25-34 years 248 11.8
    35-44 years 356 16.9
    45-54 years 346 16.5
    55-64 years 293 13.9
    Others 570 27.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 658 43.4
    Not Married 616 40.6
    Defacto Relationship 242 16.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1583 79.3
    South Korea 25 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 78 3.9
    United Kingdom 145 7.3
    Other 68 3.4
    Others 97 4.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 47 2.5
    Christianity 1166 62.0
    Islam 4 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 6 0.3
    No Religion 654 34.8
    Others 3 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 82 10.9
    $800-$999 71 9.5
    $1,250-$1,499 78 10.4
    $1,500-$1,999 98 13.1
    $2,000-$2,499 75 10.0
    Others 345 46.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 753 47.2
    Not in the labour force 391 24.5
    Employed, worked part-time 330 20.7
    Employed, away from work 65 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 159 13.9
    Professionals 313 27.3
    Technicians & trades workers 144 12.6
    Community & personal service workers 134 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 156 13.6
    Others 239 20.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 34 6.9
    Infants/Primary 189 38.3
    Secondary 136 27.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 33 6.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 81 16.4
    Others 20 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1335 67.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 335 16.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 302 15.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 316 37.4
    Rented 280 33.1
    Fully owned 250 29.6
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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