Suburb Profile Report for Queens Park WA (6107)

Queens Park House: Median price $428,000, Annual capital growth 1.93%, Number of sales 82, Weekly median advertised rent $320

Queens Park Unit: Median price $285,000, Annual capital growth -0.50%, Number of sales 49, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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WA has seen average median house prices change by -1.90% which means that Queens Park, 6107 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 0.35% over the last year

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

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 Queens Park, 6107. Typically our figures indicate that -7.41% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 864th most discounted overall in Australia.

Queens Park, 6107’s gross rental yield is 3.89%

Property value increases in Queens Park have tracked just lower than the WA average of -4.81% over the last 12 months.

Across a shorter period, Queens Park, 6107 has seen a median price increase of -1.38% over the last quarter.

At number 50th of WA’s most discounted properties, Queens Park is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

With the median price for a house in Queens Park being $285000 and the advertised rent reaching $300 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.47%

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Ray White Cannington principal Michael Smart says the area offers some of the largest blocks of land available within 11km of the CBD. “There are a lot of redevelopment opportunities within Queens Park, and it is attracting many mum and dad investors and first home buyers."Full summary

Ray White Cannington principal Michael Smart says the area offers some of the largest blocks of land available within 11km of the CBD. “There are a lot of redevelopment opportunities within Queens Park, and is attracting many mums and dads investors and first home buyers. The area has good infrastructure and, for its location, it is good value.” 

Smart says that with the recent amount of development in the area, the unit market is a little on the oversubscribed side, but that houses show good potential. “On the large blocks of land, demand from developers is good thanks to its close proximity to the CBD.” 

Best street(s):                        Bargain hunters can find some of the cheapest properties along Reginald St, Dora St or Whitlock Road, while the more expensive houses are located along Treasure Road and Dowley Ct.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$428,000 $285,000
1.18% -1.38%
0.35% -7.32%
1.93% -0.50%
$320 $300
82 49
3.89% 5.47%
74.57 79.5

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5379
Median household income ($/weekly) 1313
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 642 11.9
    20-24 years 572 10.6
    25-34 years 1243 23.1
    35-44 years 838 15.6
    45-54 years 561 10.4
    Others 1523 28.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1872 47.9
    Registered Married 1646 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 390 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2246 44.7
    Indonesia 357 7.1
    Philippines 232 4.6
    United Kingdom 250 5.0
    Other 580 11.5
    Others 1364 27.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 340 7.0
    Christianity 2571 52.8
    Hinduism 201 4.1
    Islam 642 13.2
    No Religion 972 20.0
    Others 141 2.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 149 9.0
    $600-$799 152 9.2
    $1,000-$1,249 146 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 233 14.0
    $2,000-$2,499 189 11.4
    Others 792 47.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1736 43.0
    Not in the labour force 1196 29.6
    Employed, worked part-time 740 18.3
    Employed, away from work 185 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 179 4.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 513 19.3
    Technicians & trades workers 460 17.3
    Community & personal service workers 298 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 388 14.6
    Labourers 321 12.1
    Others 682 25.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 5.4
    Infants/Primary 404 28.9
    Secondary 246 17.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 232 16.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 373 26.7
    Others 66 4.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3867 78.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 669 13.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 392 7.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 29 0.6
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 734 40.2
    Being purchased 711 39.0
    Fully owned 351 19.2
    Other tenure type 29 1.6
    Tenure Type
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