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German housing construction

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The biggest obstacle to the provision of more affordable new housing in Germany's biggest cities is the lack of suitable sites and a flawed building regulatory framework, according to the country's Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban... more

16 Oct 2017 10:00 Markets

Anette Lurz - Alpha Industrial

Alpha Industrial

German industrial property developer and investor Alpha Industrial plans to double its own very sizeable logistics portfolio from currently 350,000 sqm to 700,000 sqm, while raising its rental income and giving itself greater protection from the... more

13 Oct 2017 10:00 Companies

5% Yield

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For the third year in a row market researchers BulwienGesa teamed up with building consultancy group Drees und Sommer in the convivial surroundings of lawyers Beiten Burkhardt in Frankfurt to see where real estate investors would be most likely to... more

2 Oct 2017 10:00 Markets

Hotel room - Motel One

Motel One GmbH

Invesco Real Estate plans on growing its newly-established European Hotel Fund, to a €1b plus fund within the next 18 to 24 months, Marc Socker, managing director, hotel fund management at Invesco Real Estate, told REFIRE this month. more

27 Sep 2017 12:00 Investment

Mietpreisbremse

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Germany’s much-maligned Mietpreisbremse, or rental price brake law, is unlikely to survive Germany’s still to be determined new coalition government in its present form, real estate experts have told REFIRE, in light of the tumultuous federal... more

27 Sep 2017 10:00 Markets

Hotel

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The market value of investable hotels in Germany increased by 8.3% last year to €51b, according to research published this month by fund manager Union Investment and consultancy Bulwiengesa. more

10 Aug 2017 10:00 Markets

Office development

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The office development site at Berlin-Brandenburg airport should be able to withstand a crisis due to its heterogeneous nature and prices, according to a study published this month by Bulwien Gesa. more

4 Jul 2017 10:56 Markets

Sven Carstensen - Bulwiengesa AG

Bulwiengesa AG

Secondary office markets in Germany offer less volatility and lower risk than their ‘A’ city counterparts, according to a study published this month by DEMIRE and market researcher BulwienGesa. more

29 Jun 2017 10:00 Markets

Big Seven 7 Germany

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Market research group BulwienGesa's authoritative annual survey of the German project development industry shows the first significant rise of commercial office developments – either planned or already under construction – in Germany's Big 7... more

9 Jun 2017 12:15 Markets

Andreas Schulten - BulwienGesa

BulwienGesa

Whatever about the shortage of quality office buildings in German cities to meet investors's needs, it's now becoming increasingly difficult for companies, enterprises and even start-ups to find suitable accomodation in the biggest cities... more

17 May 2017 10:00 Markets

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Increasing uncertainty in global markets mixed with creeping pessimism is putting the brakes on the lending market in Germany. more

21 Apr 2017 10:00 Markets

Wiesbaden

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Average asking office rents in Germany grew faster in the country's secondary or B-cities in the second half of 2016, according to new research released by investor and asset manager Corpus Sireo and the Bonn-based research institute Empirica. more

11 Apr 2017 10:00 Markets

Barometer Trend

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The quarterly barometer issued by the Stuttgart-headquartered financing consultant BF.direkt on German real estate financing sentiment showed a sharp downturn in a number of its key indicators for its Q1 2017 survey – a clear sign that many... more

15 Mar 2017 10:00 Markets

Barometer Trend

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Banks' willingness to finance German real estate has improved significantly, according to the latest BF.Quartalsbarometer carried out by market researcher BulwienGesa. more

7 Dec 2016 10:00 Markets

Potsdamer Platz - Berlin

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There is likely to be little let-up in the demand for office space in Berlin over the next three years as the number of office employees is set to surge over the period, according to a new report on the sector in the capital. more

30 Sep 2016 10:00 Markets

Barometer Trend

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The latest reading of the quarterly BF.direkt financing barometer for German real estate indicates little or no measurable 'Brexit' impact on German market sentiment, with the index down only slightly to 0.52 points from the previous quarter's... more

23 Aug 2016 10:00 Markets

Köln

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In the May issue of REFIRE we carried an article about the status of real estate project developments in Germany, and looked at some reasons why the project development market in Germany's top 7 cities appears to be collectively stagnating, at... more

14 Jul 2016 10:00 Markets

Hotel Reception

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A new study by leading fund manager Union Investment Real Estate and market research group BulwienGesa has quantified the size of the German hotel market for the first time. The actual 'investable' size of the market has to date been a mystery for... more

7 Jul 2016 10:00 Markets

Andreas Schulten - BulwienGesa

BulwienGesa

Planning permission was granted in January and February for 54,000 residential units in Germany, a rise of 33% on the previous year and probably a new record on a monthly basis, according to the country's Federal Office of Statistics. more

6 Jun 2016 10:00 Markets

Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

The Deutsche Hypo Index, which reflects sentiment in the German real estate industry, has fallen back of late – most recently by 3.7% in April – due to lack of availability of suitable investment objects and nervousness among participants about... more

25 May 2016 10:00 Markets