EMERALD, 4720 delivered a weaker performance in contrast to other Australian suburbs in terms of appreciation of property value.
Investors saw the median home price rise to $246,000.
Profits due to an downward trend in home prices in the suburb averaged -12.57% per annum over a 3-year period.
EMERALD now ranks at the 199th place on a list of fastest growing suburbs in the territory.
Figures from the previous quarter show that capital gains for real estate buyers in EMERALD are high, as opposed to average gains per annum over the past five years.
Because of this real estate investors could earn a rental income of $280 based on current median home prices.
Regardless, it is expected for properties to spend some time on the market prior to a successful sale. In EMERALD, homes and units usually stay on listing for an average of 88.5 days.
In 2016, 158 properties were sold in EMERALD during the past year, making it the 663rd most active market in QLD based on total real estate transactions.
|KEY PROPERTY DATA REPORT||HOUSE||UNIT|
|Median 12 month||-1.6%||-26.92%|
|Median 3 years||-37.72%||N/A|
|Median 5 years||-44.41%||N/A|
|10 years average annual||-3.05%||-5.54%|
|Weekly media advert. rent||$280||$200|
|Time on Market||88.5 days||138.5 days|
|Gross Rental Yield Percent||5.92%||7.3%|