Thomas Landschreiber - Corestate Capital


Luxembourg-headquartered investment manager CORESTATE Capital Holding is setting up an open-ended Spezialfonds focused on German residential property, with a target volume of at least €300m. An initial €70m equity for the seed portfolio has... more

Aug 18, 2017 10:00 AM Companies


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Among German real estate-related stocks showing strong stock market appreciation over the past twelve months is Munich-based financing bank pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank. The 'good bank' that emerged from the ashes of the collapsed Hypo Real Estate... more

Aug 17, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Nursing Home

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Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group is getting ready to sell Alloheim, one of Germany's top three nursing home operators, according to a recent report in the German business daily Frankurter Allgemeine Zeitung. Sources in Frankfurt... more

Aug 16, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

We refer in this issue's editorial (page 4) to the demise of several previously prominent American shopping malls. Now there are ominous messages eminating from leading German department store retailer Galeria Kaufhof, which was bought two years... more

Aug 14, 2017 12:10 PM Companies

Real Estate

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More good news reaching us from London-listed Phoenix Spree Deutschland, which invests in both residential and commercial properties mainly in Berlin. In its interim result, the company unveiled a 22.6% rise in portfolio valuation for its... more

Aug 8, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Logistic business

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The pan-European logistics and industrial development platform Baytree Logistics Properties, is developing a 30,000 sqm logistics asset in Hannover on a build-to-suit basis, in what is the group's first German project. more

Aug 4, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Christoph Donner - Allianz


Allianz Real Estate has formed a joint venture with US REIT Columbia Property Trust to acquire Class A offices in the US. more

Aug 3, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Stuart Reid - Rockspring

Florian Glock - REFIRE

Co-operative Dutch pension fund manager PGGM and Rockspring Property Investment Managers have committed to their first deal as part of their joint venture to invest in high-tech hot spots in Berlin. The €206bn Dutch pension group and the... more

Aug 2, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Rolf Buch - Vonovia

Vonovia SE

As it gets ever more difficult to find residential portfolios at the right price, the larger players are looking at creating their own new stock of housing, and benefiting from the extra margin accruing to developers in Germany's bubbling housing... more

Aug 1, 2017 10:00 AM Companies

Michael Morgenroth

Caerus Debt Investments AG

The Düsseldorf-headquartered Caerus Debt Investments, led by fund specialist and former INREV chairman Michael Morgenroth, has raised an additional €47m for the firm's Archimedes real estate debt fund, bringing the total up to €129m for the fund. more

Jul 25, 2017 3:00 PM Companies