Australians love to talk about rising property prices.  But how do house price changes compare to price variations for other everyday goods? 

While we all love to say everything is going up and life is getting far pricier – is it actually true?

Between 2005 and 2015, which rose faster? The price of your daily latte or houses?

Here are the results……

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Housing prices have risen faster than the price of a cup of coffee, but they have also had more highs and lows.


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