According to the Canberra Times Canberra remains the third most expensive city in which to rent a unit, with a median of $420 a week, and the second most expensive city to rent a house in, with a median of $490.
On a personal note, after we moved out from the house we rented in Canberra the landlords put it back on the rental market. I spoke with them a week after and the house was already had a new occupant! The weekly rent went up 20% in the process without major renovations.
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