Suburb Profile Report for Capalaba QLD (4157)

Capalaba House: Median price $490,000, Annual capital growth 1.89%, Number of sales 225, Weekly median advertised rent $448

Capalaba Unit: Median price $302,500, Annual capital growth 0.49%, Number of sales 53, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. 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 0.78% over the last 12 months.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Capalaba has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.01% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Capalaba itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.83% to real estate investors.

Capalaba has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -0.82% to date .

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Capalaba has given property investors a paper return of -2.42%. This puts Suburb as 247 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Capalaba should be aiming for at least -5.91% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

A $370 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.36%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 0.49%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$490,000 $302,500
-2.00% -2.42%
-2.00% -0.82%
1.89% 0.49%
$448 $370
225 53
4.75% 6.36%
59.128078817734 102.454545454545

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

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (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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