First home buyers giving up on the dream

By Colin Brinsden, Aap Economics and Business Correspondent
Updated October 1 2021 - 4:50am, first published 4:47am
New figures show demand for home loans from first time buyers sank for a seventh straight month.

Australians appear to be giving up on the dream of owning their first home at a time when house prices have risen by more than 20 per cent in the past year - the biggest increase since mid-1989.

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