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A 3-bedroom rental ranges from $2000 per month for a basic, no-frills house or apartment to $3000 a month or more for an “executive home”. You can pay up to $8000 per month or more for a luxury property with all the bells and whistles.

A no-frills, 3-bedroom city apartment can be purchased for as little as $179,000, with more average prices in the $300,000s and $400,000s. Luxury units range from the $700,000s into the multi-millions.

A simple 3-bedroom house can be purchased for around $300,000 in the outer suburbs, and as with apartments, prices range up into the multi-millions for more exclusive locations. If looking to live close to the city centre, budget around $450,000 to $750,000 for a decent si…