The prestigious rural suburb of Pullenvale takes equal first as the most expensive place in Queensland to rent a house with a median weekly rent of $795 according to realestate.com.au. Nearby Brookfield also cracks the top #10 with tenants paying a median $750 a week for a house.
Ouch! You can rent a solid family home here in Aspley for just over half that.
While trendy Brisbane suburbs including New Farm and Chelmer also made the top #10,
it’s Queensland’s coastal areas that dominate the list.
Rental houses in the beautiful Tallebudgera Valley on the Gold Coast command a median weekly rent of $795. Also on the Gold Coast tenants in Tallebudgera, Currumbin Valley and Clear Island Waters are coughing up more than $700 a week.
On the Sunshine Coast, Mons and Diddillibah command a median $725.
To afford rents in these prestigious suburbs tenants need to be earning well over $120,000 to avoid going into rental stress.
Where are Queensland’s most expensive suburbs to rent a house?
- Pullenvale $795
- Tallebudgera Valley $795
- Clear Island Waters $788
- New Farm $765
- Brookfield $750
- Currumbin Valley $750
- Chelmer $725
- Mons, Sunshine Coast $725
- Diddillibah, Sunshine Coast $725
- Tallebudgera $715