Suburb Profile Report for Mooloolaba QLD (4557)

Mooloolaba House: Median price $1,020,000, Annual capital growth 7.18%, Number of sales 112, Weekly median advertised rent $605

Mooloolaba Unit: Median price $536,500, Annual capital growth 4.54%, Number of sales 376, Weekly median advertised rent $438

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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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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Investment property in Mooloolaba has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 12.71%

While Mooloolaba,4557 ranked number 236th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 57th over the last 5 years.

Property buyers and investors in Mooloolaba 4557 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.14% . This means that Mooloolaba is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

In the last year 112 properties changed hands in Mooloolaba, which puts it as the 301th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 87.80km from the CBD, Mooloolaba is one of Sunshine Coast (R) localities in the postcode 4557.

With a capital gain of 29.28% for the last 12 months, Mooloolaba, 4557 has performed for property investments than its average annual 4.54% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Mooloolaba has seen property prices show investors a 30.85% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

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 Mooloolaba, 4557. Typically our figures indicate that -4.21% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 476th most discounted overall in Australia.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,020,000 $536,500
6.53% 5.30%
12.71% 29.28%
7.18% 4.54%
$605 $438
112 376
3.08% 4.24%
68.2037037037037 60.8473684210526

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 : Very good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7333
Median household income ($/weekly) 992
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 749 10.2
    25-34 years 1080 14.7
    35-44 years 871 11.9
    45-54 years 1016 13.9
    55-64 years 1084 14.8
    Others 2532 34.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2800 49.8
    Registered Married 2158 38.4
    Defacto Relationship 669 11.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5200 76.4
    Papua New Guinea 537 7.9
    South Africa 48 0.7
    United Kingdom 447 6.6
    Other 190 2.8
    Others 383 5.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 91 1.4
    Christianity 4357 66.6
    Hinduism 24 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 32 0.5
    No Religion 2006 30.7
    Others 29 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 335 11.7
    $600-$799 335 11.7
    $800-$999 332 11.6
    $1,000-$1,249 295 10.3
    $1,500-$1,999 365 12.8
    Others 1196 41.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2170 36.2
    Not in the labour force 1989 33.2
    Employed, worked part-time 1303 21.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 326 5.4
    Employed, away from work 200 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 574 15.6
    Technicians & trades workers 585 15.9
    Community & personal service workers 455 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 510 13.9
    Sales 523 14.2
    Others 1027 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 62 4.6
    Infants/Primary 350 26.1
    Secondary 339 25.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 155 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 388 28.9
    Others 48 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3348 50.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 1811 27.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1438 21.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 67 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1502 48.3
    Fully owned 906 29.1
    Being purchased 691 22.2
    Other tenure type 13 0.4
    Tenure Type
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