Suburb Profile Report for Dicky Beach QLD (4551)

Dicky Beach House: Median price $865,500, Annual capital growth 6.48%, Number of sales 20, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Dicky Beach Unit: Median price $340,750, Annual capital growth 2.37%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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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 Dicky Beach, 4551 have given investors a capital gain of 10.11%. This compares very favourably with the 0.88% for QLD as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Dicky Beach has given property investors a paper return of -0.06%. This puts Suburb as 456 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

In the last year 20 properties changed hands in Dicky Beach, which puts it as the 679th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Property investors should expect to get $495 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Property investors who have had real estate in Dicky Beach, 4551 should be ok with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -1.09%

Dicky Beach,4551 was ranked 957 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

The most recent median price for Dicky Beach is $340750, with sellers offering an average of -5.15% off the asking price.

A $410 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.26%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.37%.

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Steady demand for houses

Postcode: 4551

Median house price: $786,000

Three-year growth: 4.8%

Rental yield: 3.2%

Located in the growing Sunshine Coast region, Dicky Beach’s location within the urban centre of Caloundra makes it a great option for buyers.

House prices are steep at a median of $786,000, but those who are looking into a well-placed, growing market can’t go wrong here. Dicky Beach has been seeing steady increases in values since 2014, with an average annual growth rate of 3.4%. Houses sell in an average of 58 days.

The suburb sits right on the foreshore of a lovely beach that draws surfers and swimmers from all over. The Caloundra Surf School makes it base here. There is also a skate park for when you want to get out of the water, as well as a playground for kids to enjoy. Thus, Dicky Beach draws the interest of families as well.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$865,500 $340,750
-0.06% -1.52%
10.11% -1.09%
6.48% 2.37%
$495 $410
20 22
2.97% 6.26%
53.0833333333333 75.25

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 : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1758
Median household income ($/weekly) 831
Median age of persons 48
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1928
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 202 11.5
    35-44 years 220 12.5
    45-54 years 241 13.7
    55-64 years 255 14.5
    65-74 years 190 10.8
    Others 650 37.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 561 46.6
    Not Married 503 41.8
    Defacto Relationship 140 11.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1347 83.9
    Papua New Guinea 46 2.9
    South Africa 14 0.9
    United Kingdom 117 7.3
    Other 37 2.3
    Others 45 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1134 72.2
    No Religion 409 26.0
    Buddhism 22 1.4
    Hinduism 3 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 64 10.4
    $400-$599 99 16.1
    $600-$799 87 14.2
    $800-$999 59 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 59 9.6
    Others 246 40.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 676 48.6
    Employed, worked full-time 368 26.4
    Employed, worked part-time 253 18.2
    Employed, away from work 50 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 45 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 148 21.9
    Technicians & trades workers 126 18.7
    Community & personal service workers 87 12.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 78 11.6
    Sales 76 11.3
    Others 160 23.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 14 4.3
    Infants/Primary 128 39.3
    Secondary 122 37.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 18 5.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 37 11.3
    Others 7 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1150 76.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 200 13.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 93 6.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 57 3.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 278 41.9
    Rented 246 37.1
    Being purchased 133 20.1
    Other tenure type 6 0.9
    Tenure Type
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