Immofinanz CEO Eduard Zehetner (left) and Buwog CEO Daniel Riedl (right)


Immofinanz shareholders give green light to BUWOG spin-off

The shareholders in listred Austrian property group Immofinanz gave the green light earlier this month for management to clear the way for the spin-off of the group’s residential subsidiary Buwog. Shareholders will receive one share in the newly... more »

Apr 8, 2014 by in Investment

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€70m first closing for Caerus debt fund

One man who looked happy at the recent MIPIM conference in Cannes was Michael Morgenroth, the CEO of Düsseldorf-based Caerus Debt Investments, one of a new breed of German debt funds stepping into the market being vacated by several of Germany’s... more »

Apr 1, 2014 by in Companies

The company has now raised a credit line of €845m for both portfolios, with a repayment schedule of 2018 and 2020.

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All-new Prime Office AG starts life with refinancing, fresh capital

The newly-created Prime Office AG started life in February by an immediate raising of €130m in a cash capital increase designed to strengthen its capital position and to reduce leverage. The new office property platform, focused on the larger... more »

Mar 31, 2014 by in Companies

The properties are located throughout eastern Germany, with a heavy concentration in the state of Thuringia, where about 3,000 of the units are in the university towns of Weimar, Erfurt and Jena.

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TAG Immobilien buys 4,000 units, boosts bond issue

Listed German residential investor TAG Immobilien boosted its holdings to over 74,000 units earlier this month when it paid €120.5m to buy 3,985 residential and 26 commercial units in an asset deal... more »

Mar 27, 2014 by in Investment

Single-family house prices could rise by 3%, says the study, entitled “German Residential Real Estate as an Investment”

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German residential prices set for further steady rise through 2014

Residential prices in Germany are expected to continue their upward trend through 2014, with prices for newly-built apartments expected to rise by up to 5%, according to a new study from the University of Regensburg and commissioned by Deutsche... more »

Mar 26, 2014 by in Markets

Corestate will, however, invest up to €500m in Germany this year based on its preferred strengths, actively managing assets and taking up to 25% equity stakes in investment.


Back to opportunistic roots for Corestate, exits ‘core’ sector

The Zug, Switzerland-based specialist for German opportunistic real estate investment, Corestate Capital, has been muttering about the difficulties of finding new value-add opportunities for some time. It had traditionally left the field of ‘core’... more »

Mar 25, 2014 by in Companies

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