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Oliver Schumy - Immofinanz

Mayr Melnhof - Karton AG

An affiliate of US private equity firm Starwood Capital Group has made a bid to acquire up to 26% of Austrian property company CA Immobilien as well as a smaller stake in its rival Immofinanz, it announced on 22 March... more

Investment

Figures, Numbers and Stats

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Germany’s property finance index (DIFI), as compiled by JLL and ZEW, fell back into negative territory in the first quarter of 2018, thereby pulling away from the slight gains made in the fourth quarter last year, according to... more

Markets

Michael Zahn

DEUTSCHE WOHNEN

German house prices are on the up again, rising by 5.5% on average last year, according to Postbank’s Housing Atlas 2018, published this month. more

Markets

Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

The taxpayers of Hamburg have been a much put-upon group over the last ten years, having stumped up for a variety of city projects that have, to one degree or another, exacted their toll on the city. So much so that, in a moment of lucid... more

Opinion

Thomas Wels - UBS Asset Management

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UBS Asset Management's Real Estate & Private Markets arm has launched its second infrastructure debt fund, Archmore Infrastructure Debt Platform II (IDP II), with seed commitments from initial investors of more than €448.4m. more

Investment

Martin Herkenrath - OMEGA

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Property management group Yxime, which is part of the French family-owned Duval Group, is setting up a joint venture with Cologne-based Omega Immobilien to provide clients access to the German property market. more

Companies

Christoph Wittkop - Pamera

PAMERA Asset Management GmbH

Barings Real Estate has continued into this year the spending and investment spree that saw it transact more than €1bn in German real estate deals in 2017, in the process more than doubling its volume of 2016... more

Companies

Residential - Aroundtown

Aroundtown Property Holdings Plc.

The Luxembourg-headquartered Aroundtown, currently the largest listed German commercial real estate company, raised gross proceeds of €606m by privately placing 95 million new shares at €6.38 in a recent capital increase. more

Companies

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