The surge of Chinese investment in Australian real estate reported lately by the FIRB is only a beginning, reports the Australian Financial Review (1 May 2015). Andrew Taylor, Co-CEO of said: "most China-watchers, including myself, think that Chinese investment into Australian real estate is going to keep going up. China is just beginning to deregulate its capital export controls, its economy is still growing at something like twice the rate of developed economies, and its people are big believers in real estate as an asset class.”