Suburb Profile Report for Battery Hill QLD (4551)

Battery Hill House: Median price $680,000, Annual capital growth 4.96%, Number of sales 41, Weekly median advertised rent $535

Battery Hill Unit: Median price $330,000, Annual capital growth 3.25%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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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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Battery Hill is an average performer in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Battery Hill gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 15.45%.

A 41.67% growth in median value for property investors in Battery Hill,4551 puts this suburb at number 632th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

The most recent median price for Battery Hill is $680000, with sellers offering an average of -1.89% off the asking price.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Battery Hill the average time real estate has been on the market is 29.6786 days.

Battery Hill, 4551’s gross rental yield is 4.09%

Over the last year, property investments in Battery Hill, 4551 have given investors a capital gain of 17.33%. This compares very favourably with the 8.71% for QLD as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Battery Hill has given property investors a paper return of 1.54%. This puts Suburb as 218 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Property investors looking for a bargain in Battery Hill should be aiming for at least -3.08% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $18720 per annum or $360 every week.

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May 2018

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Houses flourish on the coast

Postcode: 4551

Median house price: $541,250

Three-year growth: 24.4%

Rental yield: 4.3%

A suburb on Queensland’s booming Sunshine Coast, Battery Hill is enjoying the remarkable growth that comes with its location.

The suburb logged a 14.2% increase in house prices, bringing the median value to over $540,000. Such properties stay on the market for an average of only 30 days, suggesting the fierce competition happening here. Vendors set an average discount rate of just 2.7%, and investors gain an average rental return of 4.3%.

Battery Hill is nestled within the Caloundra urban centre. Thus, residents have access to schools like Caloundra State School, Caloundra Christian College and a campus of the Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE. Stockland Caloundra and Caloundra Village Shopping Centre are nearby, along with numerous parks.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$680,000 $330,000
2.26% 1.54%
15.45% 17.33%
4.96% 3.25%
$535 $360
41 27
4.09% 5.67%
29.6785714285714 37.2777777777778

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 : Excellent (U), Very good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2588
Median household income ($/weekly) 898
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1900
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 351 13.6
    25-34 years 296 11.4
    35-44 years 344 13.3
    45-54 years 350 13.5
    55-64 years 319 12.3
    Others 928 35.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 933 48.6
    Not Married 812 42.3
    Defacto Relationship 174 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2037 82.6
    Papua New Guinea 130 5.3
    South Africa 23 0.9
    United Kingdom 122 4.9
    Other 43 1.7
    Others 110 4.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 13 0.6
    Christianity 1711 72.9
    Hinduism 5 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.6
    No Religion 598 25.5
    Others 7 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 91 10.1
    $400-$599 131 14.5
    $600-$799 118 13.1
    $800-$999 97 10.7
    $1,500-$1,999 115 12.7
    Others 352 38.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 797 40.0
    Employed, worked full-time 603 30.2
    Employed, worked part-time 425 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 100 5.0
    Employed, away from work 69 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 175 15.9
    Technicians & trades workers 203 18.5
    Community & personal service workers 148 13.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 147 13.4
    Sales 139 12.6
    Others 288 26.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 249 42.8
    Secondary 172 29.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 37 6.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 74 12.7
    Other type of educational institution 26 4.5
    Others 24 4.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1919 78.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 404 16.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 138 5.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 386 38.7
    Fully owned 337 33.8
    Being purchased 271 27.2
    Other tenure type 4 0.4
    Tenure Type
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