Property investors who have had real estate in Howard, 4659 should be relatively unhappy 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 -3.54%
Comparing Howard,4659 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period
The most recent median price for Howard is $245000, with sellers offering an average of -8.82% off the asking price.
At number 3284 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Howard is in the bottom 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 119.148 for properties listed there.
Howard, 4659’s gross rental yield is 5.73%
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Howard, QLD – A buzzing agricultural hub
Median house price: $250,000
Three-year growth: 14%
Rental yield: 6%
Originally established as a coal mining town, the suburb of Howard in Queensland’s Fraser Coast region has since taken a more agricultural direction, with its economy supported by sugar plantations and citrus orchards.
The suburb has benefited from the fascination of backpackers with Hervey Bay and Fraser Island. It has some notable attractions of its own, including Brooklyn House, a historic colonial residence; the Burrum and District Museum; and St Matthews Church. The Bruce Highway runs through to the suburb, as does the North Coast railway line, making Howard a great location for those who commute to work.