Suburb of the Month - Tingalpa, Brisbane QLD 4173

March 28, 2017
Derek McLeod

Your home loan can have a big influence on your cash flow, but if you are looking for long term returns, the location you buy your property in, is ultimately the key to your property investment success. 

This month, we take a closer look at: 


Tingalpa has grown from being devoted primarily to small farms and semi-industrial developments into new residential estates mixed in with older, post war style homes.  

There is still plenty of industrial areas in Tingalpa that now include some family orientated sporting facilities such as the trampolining centre Bounce IncRobertson’s Gymnastics Academy , and an AMF Ten Pin Bowling centre.

Tingalpa also hosts the home grounds of the Wynnum Wolves Football Club at Carmichael Park, which also houses the newly refurbished Moreton Bay Sports Club.  

The suburb contains 1 primary school:  Tingalpa State School, with high school students falling into the Brisbane Bayside State College catchment.

Around 71% of Tingalpa residents live in owner occupied properties, and the majority work in a Professional occupation. 

There is 16 parks that cover nearly 17% of the suburb's total area, the most popular being Minnippi Parklands which hosts the Minnippi Parkrun most weekends. 


LOCATION: Tingalpa is located 10 km East of the Brisbane CBD. 

BORDERS: Bordering Tingalpa are the Brisbane suburbs: Belmont, Carina, Cannon Hill, Murrarie, Hemmant, Wynnum West, Manly West, Wakerley, and Gumdale.

SIZE & POPULATION: Tingalpa is approximately 9 square km in size, and has grown in population to around 8,600 with the primary demographic being Families with children (in 2011).


Handy links:

Suburb Statistics - From which explains the heat map in the image above. 
Suburb Location Map - including a list of Popular businesses and services in that area.
Investor Guide - Mortgage Choice's FREE Downloadable guide to help you with all things investing.
First Home Guide - Mortgage Choice's FREE Downloadable guide to help you with your first home purchase. 
Next Home Guide - Mortgage Choice's FREE Downloadable guide to help you with your next home purchase

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  • There is no charge to you for my home loan service because the lender pays me after your loan settles.
  • Mortgage Choice brokers are paid the same rate of commission regardless of which home loan you choose, as long as it's a residential home loan with one of the lenders on our panel
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Derek McLeod
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Your Carindale Mortgage Broker, Brisbane. 


Important information & Disclaimer

This article is for general information purposes only and does not constitute specialist advice. It should not be relied upon for the purposes of entering into any legal or financial commitments. It has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should, before acting on the advice, consider its appropriateness to your circumstances, and specific investment advice should be obtained from a suitably qualified professional before adopting any investment strategy. Information is based on historical data and past performance and is not necessarily indicative of future results. We make no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any of the information or investment tools in this article. 

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