With a capital gain of 5.05% for the last 12 months, Mapleton, 4560 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.54% property growth over the last 5 years.
When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Mapleton comes in at number 324th in QLD.
The most recent median price for Mapleton is $655000, with sellers offering an average of -3.86% off the asking price.
On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.83 sales per month, which equates to 46 per year.
Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $32760 per annum or $630 every week.
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Activity strong in tourist suburb
Median house price: $521,250
Three-year growth: 16.5%
Rental yield: 4.5%
A suburb in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast, Mapleton is known for offering amazing views of the coast. It has become a popular, growing pocket with good long-term potential.
Mapleton has maintained a trend of steady upswings in price since December 2012, with an annual growth rate of 3%. The average rental yield is also reasonable at 4.5%. With the Sunshine Coast set to have a bright future in the short term, Mapleton looks to continue benefiting.
Tourism is Mapleton’s main economic driver as a result of its natural scenery. It is also very community-oriented, with the establishment of community associations, clubs and an arts centre. Mapleton Primary School houses the Mapleton Observatory, along with Baxters Creek and a multipurpose area, on the grounds.