Saving for their first home is taking South Aussie buyers a little bit longer.
The latest research has found it takes young people 4.2 years in Adelaide to save an $80,000 deposit on a median priced house, and just under that state-wide.
That's the lowest of any mainland state but if you're after a unit, it'll only take about 3 years for a $66,000 deposit.
Donna Dalby at Bankwest says it's because "a prime first home buyer aged bracket have the second lowest wages nation-wide of about $51,500 in 2017".
While the national average time to save for a deposit is around half a decade.
But Sydney stats put it into perspective, buyers there need more than 8 years to come up with a 20% deposit.