Qld’s Liberal seats most popular for property: realestate.com.au

first_imgThis home at 16 Thomas St, Auchenflower, in the electorate of Ryan has just sold for $1.83m.South of the Brisbane River, the electorate of Bonner, held by the LNP by a margin of 3.4 per cent, is also popular.The suburbs of Wynnum, Manly, Mount Gravatt and Carindale are popular for their family homes on larger blocks of land, close to sought-after schools and lifestyle amenities. REA Group/Realestate.com.au chief economist Nerida Conisbee.Ms Conisbee said that in Queensland, the most in-demand seats were dominated by a more traditional, typically affluent and often older demographic.“We’re not seeing places like inner Brisbane, or predominantly youth locations or lower income areas,” she said.“These are very nice areas, which have had a lot of infrastructure spending.”MOST POPULAR ELECTORATES IN QLD TO BUY A HOMEElectorate Party Margin Area McPherson LNP 11.6% Southern Gold Coast, including Burleigh, MerrimacRyan LNP 9% Brisbane’s western suburbs, including Chapel Hill Bonner LNP 3.4% Brisbane’s eastern suburbs, including Wynnum/ManlyMoreton Labor 4% Southern Brisbane, including Sunnybank, Runcorn Lilley Labor 5.7% Northern Brisbane, including Chermside, Stafford Griffith Labor 1.4% Southern Brisbane, including Bulimba, MorningsideDickson LNP 1.7% North-west Brisbane, including Ferny Hills, PetrieBrisbane LNP 6% Central Brisbane, including CBD, Ashgrove, HendraFairfax LNP 10.9% Sunshine Coast, including Buderim, Maroochydore Fisher LNP 9.2% Sunshine Coast, including Caloundra, Landsborough(Source: Realestate.com.au) The most popular electorates in Queensland have been revealed. Image: AAP/Troy Snook.THE most in-demand electorates among would-be property buyers in Queensland have been revealed just in time for the federal election — and the majority are Liberal seats.McPherson is the most popular electorate to buy a home in the sunshine state, according to Realestate.com.au, which has released research on the highest views per listing in the past six months.The seat covers the southern end of the Gold Coast, stretching from the border with New South Wales to Burleigh Heads and as far north as Clear Island Waters. A Labor promotional sign hits a bridge in Wynnum.Realestate.com.au chief economist Nerida Conisbee said that in every state, except Tasmania, the places where people wanted to buy a home were overwhelmingly Liberal held seats. “What does this all mean? Do we all aspire to live like Liberal voters? Or do Liberal voters typically pick the nicest places to live? Perhaps they just have more money to afford these areas,” Ms Conisbee said.center_img This house at 16 Diana Ave, Burleigh Heads, in the seat of McPherson has just sold for $1.725m.It is held by the LNP by a clear margin of 11.6 per cent and has always been a conservative electorate.Brisbane’s western suburbs in the safe LNP seat of Ryan, including Auchenflower, Toowong, Indooroopilly and Chapel Hill, are also in high demand among home hunters.The electorate is This home at 64 Kingsley Tce, Wynnum, in the electorate of Bonner is for sale.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus13 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market13 hours agolast_img