In this week's Property Pulse, CoreLogic looks at each capital city and compares how close to the city you can get where houses typically cost under $500,000.
Below is what they had to say about Perth.
Glendalough which is just over 5km from the Perth CBD is the closest suburb to the city centre with a median house value below $500,000. Relative to other cities there are quite a number of suburbs relatively close to the city centre with a median house value below $500,000.
Glendalough 5.1km $422,718. Rivervale 5.5km $495,499. Tuart Hill 6.5km $485,834. Osborne Park 6.7km $445,040.