Suburb Profile Report for Taringa QLD (4068)

Taringa House: Median price $1,000,000, Annual capital growth 2.82%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Taringa Unit: Median price $397,000, Annual capital growth -0.37%, Number of sales 148, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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At number 196th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Taringa, 4068 is in the top 10% with a property value increase of 20.77% recorded in median house prices.

Comparing Taringa,4068 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Taringa, 4068. Typically our figures indicate that -9.37% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 256th most discounted overall in Australia.

The QLD suburb of Taringa, 4068 is in the Brisbane (C) local government area.

QLD has seen average median house prices change by -0.33% which means that Taringa, 4068 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 2.19% over the last year

A -11.58% growth in median value for property investors in Taringa,4068 puts this suburb at number 276th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Taringa is offering property investors an average of -6.15. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 168th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Property investors should expect to get $395 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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Despite some improvement over the past 12 months, Taringa still boasts a vacancy rate that would likely worry investors.

According to figures from Real Estate Investar, the vacancy rate in Taringa, which is 5km from the Brisbane CBD, currently sits at 5.16%, compared to 6.28% a year ago.

Looking at Taringa, the elevated vacancy rate is a little surprising, given its amenities.

Taringa train station provides easy access to central Brisbane, while Moggill Road offers a direct route for those looking to drive.

The neighbouring suburb of Indooroopilly offers school facilities as well as a wide range of shopping, and the University of Queensland is also just a short drive from Taringa. 

For those landlords who already have tenants, Taringa is unlikely to deliver positive cash flow, with rental yields sitting at 3%.
Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,000,000 $397,000
11.11% -2.10%
20.77% 2.19%
2.82% -0.37%
$480 $395
60 148
2.50% 5.17%
71.7674418604651 58.9223300970874

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7175
Median household income ($/weekly) 1491
Median age of persons 29
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2011
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1402 19.5
    25-34 years 1754 24.4
    35-44 years 863 12.0
    45-54 years 582 8.1
    55-64 years 608 8.5
    Others 1966 27.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3311 55.8
    Registered Married 1936 32.7
    Defacto Relationship 682 11.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4574 66.9
    Croatia 214 3.1
    Papua New Guinea 169 2.5
    United Kingdom 335 4.9
    Other 509 7.4
    Others 1037 15.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 174 2.7
    Christianity 3545 54.2
    Hinduism 138 2.1
    Islam 247 3.8
    No Religion 2350 36.0
    Others 81 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 244 8.5
    $1,250-$1,499 257 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 431 14.9
    $2,000-$2,499 243 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 331 11.5
    Others 1379 47.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2640 43.0
    Not in the labour force 1705 27.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1309 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 294 4.8
    Employed, away from work 194 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 419 10.1
    Professionals 1803 43.5
    Community & personal service workers 400 9.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 571 13.8
    Sales 333 8.0
    Others 616 14.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 73 3.2
    Infants/Primary 328 14.3
    Secondary 197 8.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 131 5.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1510 65.6
    Others 62 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 3009 44.3
    Separate house 2772 40.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1019 15.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1587 51.6
    Fully owned 744 24.2
    Being purchased 702 22.8
    Other tenure type 45 1.5
    Tenure Type
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