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Is Southport A Good Place To Invest?

January 05, 2021 by Kennards Self Storage

Southport is a suburb in the Gold Coast Region of Queensland. Southport has a population of 31,907 people and 46.12% of its occupants live in rental accommodation. The median listing price for houses is $620,000 and this has changed 0.16% over the past year and changed 3.50% over 2 years.

The median rent in Southport for houses is $495 per week and the median rental yield is 4.15%. Stock on the market for houses/townhouses has changed -35.94% compared to last year and the average time to sell a house/townhouse is 204 days.The median listing price for units is $370,000 and this has changed -1.34% over the past year. The median rent for a unit in Southport is $395 per week, producing a rental yield of 5.55%.

New construction and redevelopment is good for investment purposes, and Southport has plenty. Public transport is exceptional, you can get a bus just about anywhere on the coast from Southport. Education facilities are also great with a good mix and choice of public and private schools for children.

There are currently 69 new property developments underway in Southport QLD 4215. Three of the major apartment blocks Allegra, Regatta and Sundale have all sold out. Savvy investors have taken to the market to purchase a piece of paradise in the sunny state. 

With above average rental yield returns, investors from abroad, local or interstate are snapping up apartments, homes and townhouses to add to their portfolios. The growth is the area is also a result of empty nesters choosing to sell their family homes and downsize into new modern apartments at the fraction of the cost, utilising the equity in their current homes. 

Downsizers have been using Kennards Self Storage for many years to declutter and store their belongings whilst selling or moving. Creating space for change is critical when it comes to selling a home. Madeleine Kortt Senior Property Stylist at Advantage says “By introducing the right combination of colour and texture through the use of furniture, art and soft furnishings, value is instantly added through our expert home styling.With over a decade of experience in property styling homes, Advantage Property Styling is the real estate stylist of choice when it comes to delivering value for vendors.”

Kennards Self Storage are a famous household Brand when it comes to anything storage and packing. Especially when decluttering to prepare a home for sale, the no lock in contracts, no leases and even pro rata refund offered by Kennards Self Storage is a go to for many looking to store their belongings.

Recently opening their 95th centre on 1/3 Olympic Circuit, Southport QLD 4215, Kennards Storage Southport have locals covered when it comes to storage. The state of the art purpose built storage facility caters to locals in the suburbs of Ashmore, Labrador, Molendinar, Gaven, Arundel and as far as Helensvale. 

With their famous Orange and Blue storage buildings you will not miss the Southport location whether you are travelling north or south on Wardoo Street.

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