It's no secret that prices are going up in Waterloo Region.

In June, the median price of a detached home hit $581,500.

Here's a look at what you can afford for the median price of a detached home in other major cities around the country.

A home in Waterloo
Source: Alberto Gallo and Jason O'Keefe, Keller Williams Golden Triangle Realty via

153 Graham St., Waterloo, Ont.


3 bedrooms, 2 baths

1,246 square feet

Features: finished basement, saltwater pool

A home in Kitchener
Source: Kirk Walker, RE/MAX Twin City Realty Inc. via

29 Jackson Ave., Kitchener, Ont.


4+1 bedrooms, 3 baths

1,500 square feet

Features: across from Rockway Golf Course, three-season sunroom

A home in Cambridge
Source: Randall Weese and Diane Jennifer Ciszkowicz, Purplebricks via

19 Peach Tree Cres., Cambridge, Ont.


4 bedrooms, 2 baths

1,800 square feet

Features: swimming pool, eight foot kitchen island

A Toronto home
Source: Huseyin Perk, Right At Home Realty Inc. via

50 Guestville Ave., Toronto, Ont.


1 bedroom, 2 baths

Features: Quiet street, near amenities

A home in Ottawa
Source: Martin Elder, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group, via

187 Devonshire Pl., Ottawa, Ont.


3 bedrooms, 1 bath

Features: Cape cod style, detached garage

A home in Quebec
Source: Samuel Langevin, Via Capitale Sélect, via

7038 Rue du Brisebois, Les Rivières (Quebec City, Que.)


5 bedrooms, 2 baths

2018 square feet

Features: Saltwater pool, location

A home in Halifax
Source: Ravi Ruhra, My Move Realty, via

2065 MacDonald Street, Halifax, N.S.

3 bedrooms, 3 baths

2215 square feet


Features: Double lot, original hardwood floors

A house in Charlottetown
Source: Steve Yoston, Exit Realty PEI, via

21 York L., Charlottetown, P.E.I.

5 bedrooms, 3 baths

2186 square feet


Features: Studio, detached garage

A home in Fredericton
Source: Ravi Duhra, My Move Realty, via

52 Kensington Ct., Fredericton, N.B.

3 bedrooms, 3 baths

3,640 square feet


Features: Wood fireplace, deck

A home in St. John's
Source: Olga Hitchen and Vaughan Underhay, RE/MAX United Inc.

178 Waterford Bridge Rd., St. John's, N.L.

4 bedrooms, 2 baths

3,000 square feet


Features: .377 acre lot, 35-year roof

A home in Winnipeg
Source: Yolanda Meneses-Santamaria, Keller Williams Real Estate Services, via

208 Kingsway, Winnipeg, Man.

6 bedrooms, 4 baths

3,651 square feet


Features: Double lot, library

A home in Saskatoon
Source: Matt Miller, Royal LePage Saskatoon Real Estate, via

305 Clarence Ave. S., Saskatoon, Sask.

5 beds, 4 baths

1,710 square feet


Features: legal 2-bedroom suite, granite counters

A home in Edmonton
Source: Jessie L. McCracken, Christy Beisel, YEGPro Realty, via

7540 81 Ave. NW., Edmonton, Alta.

3 bedrooms, 3 baths

1,632 square feet


Features: Semi-detached, Canadian materials

A home in Calgary
Source: Dayna Moritz, Redline Real Estate Group Inc., via

633 22 Ave. NE., Winston Heights/Mountview, Calgary, Alta.

4 bedrooms, 2 baths

1,753 square feet


Features: Gas barbecue, illegal 1-bedroom suite

A home in Port Coquitlam
Source: Kevin B Crawford, Sutton Group-West Coast Realty, via

2731 Davies Ave., Port Coquitlam, B.C.

2 bedrooms, 1 bath

650 square feet


Features: Large lot, zoned for future small-lot development

A home in Victoria
Source: Cale Grieve, Sutton Group West Coast Realty, via

85 Cadillac Ave., Victoria, B.C.

3 bedrooms, 2 baths

1,700 square feet


Features: Minutes to downtown, wood burning fire place

A home in Whitehorse
Source: Tamara Cromarty, Brittany Widrig, Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty, via

115 Pueblo Cres., Whitehorse, Yukon

3 bedrooms, 2 baths

1,896 square feet


Features: 8,600 square foot corner lot, mountain view