If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Atherton, 4883 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -3.07%.
If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Atherton has given property investors a paper return of -1.41%. This puts Suburb as 661 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD
The most recent median price for Atherton is $315500, with sellers offering an average of -7.76% off the asking price.
A $320 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.27%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.94%.
Investment property in Atherton 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 8.91%
Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Atherton,4883 has racked up an average of 8.91% over the period. This ranks it number 1243th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.
With the median price for a house in Atherton being $220000 and the advertised rent reaching $250 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.91%