Suburb Profile Report for Wakerley QLD (4154)

Wakerley House: Median price $780,000, Annual capital growth 3.47%, Number of sales 108, Weekly median advertised rent $585

Wakerley Unit: Median price $426,250, Annual capital growth 0.95%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Wakerley, 4154 have given investors a capital gain of 3.50%. This compares favourably with the 0.88% for QLD as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Wakerley,4154 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 15.34% across each of those five years.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Wakerley are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -4.16% below the asking price at the moment.

Wakerley is 637th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 3.90% return

At number 462th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Wakerley, 4154 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 2.34% recorded in median house prices.

Comparing Wakerley,4154 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Property investors looking for a bargain in Wakerley should be aiming for at least -4.36% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$780,000 $426,250
1.96% -0.29%
3.50% 2.34%
3.47% 0.95%
$585 $420
108 27
3.90% 5.12%
61.6831683168317 88.0833333333333

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7802
Median household income ($/weekly) 2280
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 947 12.1
    5-14 years 1343 17.2
    25-34 years 1164 14.9
    35-44 years 1688 21.6
    45-54 years 959 12.3
    Others 1703 21.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3262 63.2
    Not Married 1400 27.1
    Defacto Relationship 499 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5356 70.8
    Papua New Guinea 492 6.5
    South Africa 310 4.1
    United Kingdom 599 7.9
    Other 286 3.8
    Others 521 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 63 0.9
    Christianity 5530 75.0
    Hinduism 91 1.2
    Islam 60 0.8
    No Religion 1588 21.5
    Others 41 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 169 7.6
    $1,500-$1,999 301 13.6
    $2,000-$2,499 325 14.6
    $2,500-$2,999 426 19.2
    $3,000-$3,499 265 11.9
    Others 734 33.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2918 54.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1058 19.7
    Not in the labour force 1013 18.9
    Employed, away from work 225 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 154 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 710 16.9
    Professionals 1092 26.0
    Technicians & trades workers 489 11.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 742 17.7
    Sales 414 9.9
    Others 755 18.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 184 9.0
    Infants/Primary 1001 49.0
    Secondary 432 21.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 119 5.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 261 12.8
    Others 46 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6823 91.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 660 8.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1310 54.0
    Rented 719 29.7
    Fully owned 387 16.0
    Other tenure type 8 0.3
    Tenure Type
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