The plummeting Australian dollar against the Yuan is delivering significant savings for Chinese buyers, stated a report by Australian Property Journal (11 July 2019). With Beijing relaxing its capital controls, interest in Aussie real estate has renewed for the first time in three years. “A buyer holding Yuan today needs the equivalent of $88,800 less in funds compared to 2017 to purchase an $800,000 dwelling,” said Carrie Law, CEO of, a leading Chinese property website.