Suburb Profile Report for Clifton Beach QLD (4879)

Clifton Beach House: Median price $490,000, Annual capital growth 1.95%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Clifton Beach Unit: Median price $270,000, Annual capital growth -0.66%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Clifton Beach, 4879 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -7.55%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Clifton Beach,4879 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 12.64% across each of those five years.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.24% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Clifton Beach itself are offering an average vendor discount of -8.07% to real estate investors.

Advertised rents are around the $460 mark per week – giving a return of 4.88% based on the median price in Suburb

Investment property in Clifton Beach has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 5.88%

Over the longer term, Clifton Beach has seen property prices show investors a 17.39% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Clifton Beach should be aiming for at least -9.06% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$490,000 $270,000
-3.92% N/A
-7.55% 5.88%
1.95% -0.66%
$460 $320
52 38
4.88% 6.16%
118.81 125.63

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2979
Median household income ($/weekly) 1284
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 409 13.7
    25-34 years 341 11.4
    35-44 years 453 15.2
    45-54 years 527 17.7
    55-64 years 446 15.0
    Others 804 27.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1117 52.7
    Not Married 668 31.5
    Defacto Relationship 336 15.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1949 69.7
    Greece 62 2.2
    Papua New Guinea 114 4.1
    United Kingdom 309 11.1
    Other 139 5.0
    Others 223 8.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.9
    Christianity 1647 62.2
    Judaism 14 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.6
    No Religion 907 34.3
    Others 14 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 101 10.0
    $600-$799 93 9.2
    $1,000-$1,249 110 10.9
    $1,250-$1,499 115 11.4
    $1,500-$1,999 136 13.5
    Others 455 45.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 901 40.1
    Not in the labour force 676 30.1
    Employed, worked part-time 482 21.4
    Employed, away from work 100 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 90 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 201 13.5
    Professionals 337 22.7
    Technicians & trades workers 197 13.3
    Community & personal service workers 187 12.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 190 12.8
    Others 372 25.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 19 2.9
    Infants/Primary 284 43.7
    Secondary 155 23.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 46 7.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 130 20.0
    Others 16 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2026 72.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 620 22.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 139 5.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 495 43.6
    Being purchased 322 28.3
    Fully owned 313 27.6
    Other tenure type 6 0.5
    Tenure Type
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