Ipswich sees increases in land values

Landowners across Ipswich have today awoken to new land valuations after extensive land sales and economic analysis undertaken by the state’s valuation service.

Queensland’s Valuer-General Neil Bray said the valuations reflected up to date and current land values and showed values in the Ipswich City Council area had increased by as much as 8.8 per cent overall since the last valuation in 2017.

“Residential values have risen in Springfield and Ripley, while commercial and industrial areas also increased,” Mr Bray said.

“The rural residential and primary production markets increased and some localities such as South Ripley reflected moderate increases in average values due to demand for new and affordable land with the average value of residential land in Springfield increasing from $215,000 to $237,500.

“Steady demand for rural home sites particularly about the eastern edge of the city resulted in a minor increase overall.

“High demand for land in the emerging Ipswich CBD medical precinct has resulted in significant increase in commercial land value. Otherwise commercial land value had a minor increase overall.

“The industrial land market had a slight increase overall.

Mr Bray said land valuations are used by councils as a guide to determine what to charge in rates, for state land tax and state land rental amounts.

“These valuations will become effective 30 June, however I encourage landowners who believe they have additional or new evidence which may alter their new valuation to provide this information through the online objections process via www.qld.gov.au/landvaluation or at the address shown at the top of their valuation notice by 7 May 2019,” Mr Bray said.

For a more detailed breakdown of the Ipswich City Council valuations follow the link below. Hard copies of the valuation list for the Ipswich City Council can also be viewed at the the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, Level 4, Icon Tower, 117 Brisbane Street, Ipswich during normal business hours until close of business on 4 June 2019.

Valuations were last issued in the Ipswich City Council local government area in 2017.

Residential land

Table 1 below provides information on median values for residential land within the Ipswich City Council area.

Table 1 – Median value of residential land*

Residential localitiesPrevious median value as at 1/10/2016 ($)New median value as at 1/10/2018 ($)Change in median value (%)Number of properties
Amberley 82,000 88,000 7.3 5
Ashwell 88,000 100,000 13.6 4
Augustine Heights 240,000 265,000 10.4 1807
Barellan Point 202,500 222,500 9.9 212
Basin Pocket 136,000 143,000 5.2 394
Bellbird Park 177,500 195,000 9.9 2544
Blackstone 152,500 160,000 4.9 387
Booval 145,000 152,500 5.2 890
Brassall 170,000 177,500 4.4 4007
Bundamba 138,000 145,000 5.1 2330
Calvert 62,500 65,500 4.8 40
Camira 227,500 250,000 9.9 2316
Churchill 150,000 165,000 10.0 652
Chuwar 192,500 212,500 10.4 376
Coalfalls 155,000 162,500 4.8 401
Collingwood Park 146,000 160,000 9.6 2723
Deebing Heights 162,500 175,000 7.7 1058
Dinmore 120,000 132,000 10.0 357
East Ipswich 132,000 139,000 5.3 902
Eastern Heights 165,000 172,500 4.6 1396
Ebbw Vale 122,000 134,000 9.8 236
Ebenezer 84,000 100,000 19.1 3
Flinders View 170,000 187,500 10.3 2050
Gailes 120,000 132,000 10.0 636
Goodna 129,000 142,000 10.1 3104
Grandchester 67,000 70,000 4.5 48
Haigslea 127,500 134,000 5.1 19
Ipswich 165,000 182,500 10.6 730
Ironbark 117,500 123,500 5.1 2
Karalee 192,500 212,500 10.4 797
Karrabin 121,000 127,000 5.0 39
Lanefield 84,000 95,000 13.1 1
Leichhardt 124,000 130,000 4.8 1715
Lower Mount Walker 89,500 94,000 5.0 2
Marburg 97,000 102,000 5.2 249
Moores Pocket 127,000 133,000 4.7 159
Mount Forbes 64,000 67,000 4.7 1
Mount Marrow 121,500 128,000 5.4 3
Muirlea 143,000 150,000 4.9 17
New Chum 30,000 30,000 0.0 1
Newtown 167,500 185,000 10.5 587
North Booval 121,000 123,000 1.7 1023
North Ipswich 130,000 137,000 5.4 1724
North Tivoli 94,000 99,000 5.3 37
One Mile 124,000 130,000 4.8 779
Peak Crossing 126,500 133,000 5.1 2
Pine Mountain 186,250 195,000 4.7 12
Purga 140,000 147,000 5.0 7
Raceview 152,500 160,000 4.9 3277
Redbank 138,000 152,500 10.5 726
Redbank Plains 150,000 165,000 10.0 6925
Ripley 150,000 177,500 18.3 1117
Riverview 110,000 121,000 10.0 1091
Rosewood 114,000 120,000 5.3 1107
Sadliers Crossing 170,000 177,500 4.4 497
Silkstone 144,000 157,500 9.4 1517
South Ripley 170,000 205,000 20.6 1224
Spring Mountain 200,000 220,000 10.0 1233
Springfield 215,000 237,500 10.5 2037
Springfield Lakes 207,500 227,500 9.6 5938
Tallegalla 105,000 110,000 4.8 13
Thagoona 144,000 150,000 4.2 32
Tivoli 117,000 123,000 5.1 619
Walloon 131,000 138,000 5.3 524
West Ipswich 133,000 146,000 9.8 169
Willowbank 134,000 141,000 5.2 181
Woodend 155,000 162,500 4.8 528
Wulkuraka 152,500 160,000 4.9 392
Yamanto 172,500 187,500 8.7 1783
All residential localities 155,000 167,500 8.1 67,714

* Does not include land valued as multi-unit or rural residential

Rural residential land

Table 2 below provides information on the median value for rural residential land within the Ipswich City Council area.

Table 2 – Median value of rural residential land*

Land UsePrevious median value as at 1/10/2016 ($)New median value as at 1/10/2018 ($)Change in median value (%)Number of properties
Rural Residential 245,000 265,000 8.2 5809

Other land uses

Table 3 below provides information on total land values for land uses other than residential and rural residential land within the Ipswich City Council area.

Table 3 – Total land values of other land uses

Land use categoryPrevious total land value as at 1/10/2016($)New total land value as at 1/10/2018($)Change in total land value(%)Number of properties
Multi-unit Residential 354,256,500 365,434,000 3.2 629
Industrial 987,301,800 1,030,768,300 4.4 808
Commercial 1,042,347,400 1,120,588,500 7.5 1059
Rural 200,572,700 212,194,100 5.8 442

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Phone: (07) 3199 8027

Visit us at www.qld.gov.au to access forms, application guides and information about lodging your application and payment options.

Contact your nearest business centre, below, to arrange of pre-lodgement meeting.

For lodgement enquiries, please contact:

Email: SLAMlodgement@dnrme.qld.gov.au
Phone: (07) 4447 9179

Visit us at www.business.qld.gov.au to access standards, forms, calibration baselines and other surveying information.

Submission of survey plans and records

To submit Form 6 or PSM maintenance forms not associated with a plan submission, email CadastralAdminDataHelp@dnrme.qld.gov.au.

For GNSS enquiries, email GeodeticSupport@dnrme.qld.gov.au.

To deposit or submit copies of survey plans, survey records or to request surveying advice, please email the relevant surveying group below.

Surveying groupEmail
Beenleigh, Brisbane, Bundaberg, Caboolture, Ipswich, Maryborough, Nambour, Robina, Toowoomba Surveys.South.Region@dnrme.qld.gov.au
Mackay, Rockhampton Surveys.Central.Region@dnrme.qld.gov.au
Cairns, Townsville Surveys.North.Region@dnrme.qld.gov.au

Legislation and policy

For enquiries about surveying legislation and policies, contact:

Survey Integration
Land and Spatial Information
GPO Box 2454
Brisbane QLD 4001
Email Director of Surveys

General survey enquiries

Visit us at Business Queensland to access a fee calculator, dealing status search, manuals, forms and guides.

For other titles enquiries, call 1300 255 750 or +61 2 9112 5742 (from overseas), or make an online enquiry.

Important: Customers need to arrive in time to finalise their lodgements before closing time. The Titles Registry does not provide legal or conveyancing advice. Please contact a legal professional for personalised advice.

Visit us at www.qld.gov.au to access information about this year's statutory land valuations and the Valuer-General's property market movement report.

For other valuation enquiries, call 1300 664 217 during business hours or contact your local business centre.

Visit us at www.qld.gov.au for information about vegetation maps, codes, development approvals and how to obtain vegetation clearing approvals.

For enquiries and appointments:

Visit us at business.qld.gov.au to access forms, application guides, maps and data.

Applications and payments

For enquiries about your water application and payment options, contact your closest business centre (see below).

Other enquiries

Emergency For life-threatening emergencies or critical situations phone 000.
For emergency help with storm damage or floods, contact the State Emergency Service (SES) or phone 13 25 00.
Dam safety Call 000 if there is imminent threat to life. For concerns over unsafe dam walls phone 1300 596 709.
Water restrictions For information on current SEQ water restrictions contact your local council
Water monitoring data requests Email water.monitoring@dnrme.qld.gov.au
Supply and billing enquiries, leaks Contact your water retailers - contact details are on your water bill
Complaints and disputes For unresolved complaints about your water supplier, contact the Energy and Water Ombudsman

Visit the initiatives page for more information about energy initiatives and programs.

Department contacts

For energy and biofuels enquiries, contact 13 43 87 during business hours.

Emergency contacts

  • For life-threatening emergencies or critical situations phone 000.
  • For help with storm damage or floods, contact State Emergency Services (SES) or phone 13 25 00.

Electricity

For emergencies or loss of electricity supply contact your energy distributor:

Gas leaks

In case of a suspected gas leak (i.e. reticulated or piped gas, not gas cylinders) contact the gas distribution network for your area:

  • Australian Gas Networks phone 1800 427 532 – Brisbane CBD and northern suburbs, Ipswich, Gladstone, Rockhampton, Bundaberg, Maryborough and Hervey Bay.
  • Allgas Energy phone 1300 763 106 – Southern Brisbane suburbs, Gold Coast, Toowoomba and Oakey.
  • Customers in Roma and Dalby contact your local governments:
    • Maranoa Regional Council phone 1300 007 662
    • Western Downs Regional Council phone 1300 268 624.

Supply and billing

Electricity

For electricity supply and billing enquiries, contact your energy retailer (find their contact details on your energy bill).

Gas

For gas supply and billing enquiries, contact your gas retailer (find their contact details on your gas bill).

Complaints and disputes

For unresolved complaints about your electricity or gas supplier contact the Energy and Water Ombudsman.

Business centre locations

Direct phone: 

Fax: 

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Service Hours

  • Titles Registry searches
  • Titles Registry lodgements
    This office does not accept Titles Registry lodgements.

Local government areas: