Suburb Profile Report for Palm Beach QLD (4221)

Palm Beach House: Median price $1,085,000, Annual capital growth 7.64%, Number of sales 263, Weekly median advertised rent $698

Palm Beach Unit: Median price $645,000, Annual capital growth 6.58%, Number of sales 303, Weekly median advertised rent $470

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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At number 812th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Palm Beach, 4221 is in the top 20% with a property value increase of 21.91% recorded in median house prices.

Palm Beach,4221 has offered an average of 21.91% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property buyers and investors in Palm Beach 4221 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.01% . This means that Palm Beach is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Palm Beach the average time real estate has been on the market is 41.7568 days.

Palm Beach is 643th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 3.34% return

Over the last year, property investments in Palm Beach, 4221 have given investors a capital gain of 37.23%. This compares very favourably with the 8.71% for QLD as a whole.

While Palm Beach,4221 ranked number 43th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 5th over the last 5 years.

Palm Beach4221 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -4.64% to property investors. Palm Beach itself is showing figures that indicate -4.24% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

A $470 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.79%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.58%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,085,000 $645,000
10.15% 7.50%
21.91% 37.23%
7.64% 6.58%
$698 $470
263 303
3.34% 3.79%
41.7567567567568 54.3690476190476

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13956
Median household income ($/weekly) 957
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1499 10.7
    25-34 years 2077 14.9
    35-44 years 1956 14.0
    45-54 years 1925 13.8
    55-64 years 1667 11.9
    Others 4832 34.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5137 49.1
    Registered Married 4061 38.8
    Defacto Relationship 1265 12.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 10844 82.8
    Papua New Guinea 687 5.2
    South Africa 76 0.6
    United Kingdom 650 5.0
    Other 290 2.2
    Others 543 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 182 1.5
    Christianity 8971 71.9
    Hinduism 46 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 68 0.5
    No Religion 3168 25.4
    Others 49 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 500 9.6
    $400-$599 718 13.8
    $600-$799 600 11.6
    $800-$999 524 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 588 11.3
    Others 2261 43.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3811 35.0
    Not in the labour force 3809 35.0
    Employed, worked part-time 2304 21.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 570 5.2
    Employed, away from work 391 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1275 19.6
    Technicians & trades workers 1074 16.5
    Community & personal service workers 742 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 855 13.1
    Sales 807 12.4
    Others 1754 27.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 167 6.3
    Infants/Primary 974 36.7
    Secondary 683 25.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 287 10.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 449 16.9
    Others 92 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7696 59.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1784 13.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 3322 25.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 166 1.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 5 0.0
    Others 3 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2487 43.6
    Fully owned 1645 28.8
    Being purchased 1542 27.0
    Other tenure type 28 0.5
    Tenure Type
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