Suburb Profile Report for Bokarina QLD (4575)

Bokarina House: Median price $855,000, Annual capital growth 6.69%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $515

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 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 Bokarina, 4575 have given investors a capital gain of 29.74%. This compares very favourably with the 0.78% for QLD as a whole.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Bokarina has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

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Demand is high for houses

Postcode: 4575

Median house price: $750,000

Three-year growth: 33.0%

Rental yield: 3.5%

As part of Queensland’s booming Sunshine Coast region, house prices in the suburb of Bokarina have been soaring.

In the 12 months leading up to January 2018, values went up by over 30% to hit a median of 750,000. Buyers are snapping up houses almost as soon as they enter the market, with an average time on market of less than a month. Sellers are unloading these dwellings at an average discount rate of just 3.3%, which signifies a strong market.

Bokarina is part of the Kawana Waters urban centre, and is home to Kawana Waters State College. The suburb sits on the shores of the Coral Sea. The Caloundra CBD is only 9km away and provides access to shopping centres.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$855,000 N/A
16.96% N/A
29.74% N/A
6.69% N/A
$515 N/A
28 N/A
3.13% N/A
50.7826086956522 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1234
Median household income ($/weekly) 1296
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 152 12.3
    25-34 years 150 12.1
    35-44 years 183 14.8
    45-54 years 205 16.6
    55-64 years 144 11.7
    Others 401 32.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 487 52.5
    Not Married 322 34.7
    Defacto Relationship 119 12.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1007 83.6
    Greece 7 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 56 4.7
    United Kingdom 67 5.6
    Other 24 2.0
    Others 43 3.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 821 71.2
    No Religion 307 26.6
    Buddhism 19 1.6
    Judaism 3 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 3 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 39 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 48 12.3
    $1,500-$1,999 55 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 40 10.3
    $2,500-$2,999 40 10.3
    Others 168 43.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 369 37.7
    Not in the labour force 304 31.1
    Employed, worked part-time 219 22.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 45 4.6
    Employed, away from work 42 4.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 80 12.8
    Professionals 111 17.7
    Technicians & trades workers 103 16.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 83 13.3
    Sales 84 13.4
    Others 165 26.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 96 35.2
    Secondary 89 32.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 19 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 51 18.7
    Other type of educational institution 11 4.0
    Others 7 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1174 98.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 13 1.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 153 35.2
    Rented 150 34.5
    Fully owned 132 30.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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