Buying your first home is always challenging, and rising prices don't make it any easier. Here are the median prices for a house or a unit in Australia's capital cities right now, according to the CoreLogic RP Data Hedonic Home Value Index.
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Median prices are a better indication than averages, since high-priced outlier properties can skew average figures. These numbers are based on settled sales in the three months to the end of March.