Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $487,500, Annual capital growth 1.65%, Number of sales 224, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Capalaba Unit: Median price $290,000, Annual capital growth 0.44%, Number of sales 71, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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

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

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Property value increases in Capalaba have tracked just lower than the QLD average of 1.17% over the last 12 months.

Capalaba,4157 has offered an average of -2.50% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.38% to buyers in Capalaba at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

A $450 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 1.65%.

Investment property in Capalaba has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -9.38%

Across a shorter period, Capalaba, 4157 has seen a median price increase of 0.00% over the last quarter.

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 Capalaba, 4157. Typically our figures indicate that -4.30% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 871th most discounted overall in Australia.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Capalaba the average time real estate has been on the market is 88.898 days.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$487,500 $290,000
-0.51% 0.00%
-2.50% -9.38%
1.65% 0.44%
$450 $395
224 71
4.80% 7.08%
55.3089005235602 88.8979591836735

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. 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 16644
Median household income ($/weekly) 1346
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2196 13.2
    25-34 years 2186 13.1
    35-44 years 2266 13.6
    45-54 years 2398 14.4
    55-64 years 2171 13.0
    Others 5427 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 6179 49.3
    Not Married 5070 40.5
    Defacto Relationship 1275 10.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 12664 79.1
    Papua New Guinea 1025 6.4
    South Africa 162 1.0
    United Kingdom 968 6.0
    Other 339 2.1
    Others 861 5.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 121 0.8
    Christianity 11159 73.1
    Hinduism 112 0.7
    Islam 152 1.0
    No Religion 3642 23.9
    Others 74 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 486 9.0
    $600-$799 474 8.8
    $1,000-$1,249 479 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 833 15.5
    $2,000-$2,499 666 12.4
    Others 2446 45.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5666 44.1
    Not in the labour force 3690 28.7
    Employed, worked part-time 2487 19.4
    Employed, away from work 519 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 486 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1187 13.7
    Technicians & trades workers 1529 17.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 1529 17.6
    Sales 970 11.2
    Labourers 958 11.0
    Others 2502 28.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 186 5.1
    Infants/Primary 1426 38.9
    Secondary 1111 30.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 357 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 472 12.9
    Others 111 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 14030 87.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1431 8.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 461 2.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 90 0.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 28 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2575 43.6
    Fully owned 1763 29.9
    Rented 1542 26.1
    Other tenure type 24 0.4
    Tenure Type
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