Seven-year itch for first-home buyers

By Jessica Taulaga
Updated March 22 2022 - 7:57pm, first published 6:30pm
Recent first-home buyer Kellee Hand spent more than seven years saving. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

First-home buyers in Canberra now need more than seven years to save a 20 per cent deposit, a new report shows, highlighting how unaffordable housing has become for property hunters hoping to get a foot in the door.



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