Suburb Profile Report for Clifton Beach QLD (4879)

Clifton Beach House: Median price $498,500, Annual capital growth 2.72%, Number of sales 51, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Clifton Beach Unit: Median price $275,000, Annual capital growth -1.43%, Number of sales 31, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Clifton Beach, 4879 should be unhappy with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -8.70%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Clifton Beach comes in at number 700th in QLD.

Clifton Beach, 4879 is offering QLD ‘s 381th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the middle of discounts offered by this QLD.

In the last year 51 properties changed hands in Clifton Beach, which puts it as the 429th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $460 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.80%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.72%.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Clifton Beach, 4879 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 7.84%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Clifton Beach comes in at number 52th in QLD.

The most recent median price for Clifton Beach is $275000, with sellers offering an average of -8.84% off the asking price.

In the last year 31 properties changed hands in Clifton Beach, which puts it as the 239th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $320 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -1.43%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 6.05%

HOUSE UNIT
$498,500 $275,000
-5.05% 1.85%
-8.70% 7.84%
2.72% -1.43%
$460 $320
51 31
4.80% 6.05%
127.42 98.26

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (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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