Statistically Speaking ......
The property price index in the area for July to Sept 2013 is $280,695 based on 158 government verified sales. This represents a 0.6% increase when compared to the same period as last year.
In addition to this, compared to the same period last year, there was an increase of 21.5% in the number of properties sold from 130 to 158 recorded government verified sales.
There are currently 225 properties for sale and 120 listings for rent in Caboolture.
The median list price for the week ended 17/02/14 was $307,000, up by 2.33%.
The median sale price for the quarter ended 31/12/13 was $275,000, up by 4.76%.
94 properties have been sold in Caboolture since November 2013.
Information sourced from onthehouse.com.au
Caboolture Market Stats Snapshot
Caboolture is located about 45kms north of Brisbane's CBD and is well established, boasting many private and government services including schools, a public and private hospital and health centre, TAFE, retirement home and even a historical museum. Caboolture was named from an Aboriginal word meaning 'place of the carpet snake'.
Residents in the area, mostly families, have access to a number of parks and outdoor features including the Alexander Barr Sporting Complex, the Caboolture Showground Reserve, the Caboolture Golf Club and local picnic / park areas. Caboolture also backs on to Beerburrum East State Forest.
Transport around Caboolture is serviced by the local train station and regular bus routes. Caboolture also has it's own aerodrome.
While the suburb has a wide variety of established housing ranging from older weatherboard homes on timber stumps to newer brick houses, more recent estate developments are also proving popular with younger families.
Boasting a family atmosphere, Caboolture attracts both permanent residents and residential investors.
Other features of the area include Caboolture Indoor Sports Centre, Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, Caboolture Warplane Museum, Caboolture Historical Village, Caboolture Botanic Gardens, Harry McLaughlan Memorial Bird Park and Platypus Creek Environmental Park.