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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

2017 is proving to be another major growth year for the German listed real estate sector, which has been growing in leaps and bounds since being viewed as the EPRA 'problem child' just a few years ago. more

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Alexander Dexne - ZIA Zentraler Immobilien Ausschuss e.V.

ZIA Zentraler Immobilien Ausschuss e.V.

Last year saw a further sizeable rise in the market value of German listed property holdings, with the market capitalisation of firms in the sector jumping fully 17.2% over the previous year to total €78.2bn, according to figures released by... more

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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

The flow of money into German listed and non-listed indirect real estate investments over the first nine months was €13.9bn, an increase of 42% year on year, according to a new report from capital markets advisory Barkow Consulting. This is the... more

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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

2015 is shaping up to be a record year for the volume of capital flowing into German real estate vehicles – both listed and private – after €10.4bn flowed into the sector in the first six months of this year, according to a new study by Barkow... more

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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

2014 was the year to be in German real estate stocks, while the Spezialfonds vehicle also had a superb year seeing hefty capital inflows.However, the open-ended and closed-ended funds sector had a much tougher time of it, a new study by capital... more

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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

It's now become a tradition at this time of the year to sit down with the German Property Association ZIA and with Peter Barkow of Barkow Consulting to review the performance of the German listed real estate sector. The briefing takes place as... more

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Peter Barkow - Barkow Consulting

Barkow Consulting GmbH

German real estate Spezialfonds saw inflows of €3.1bn in capital in the first half of this year, up 14% on the same period last year and the highest amount ever recorded over a six-month period, according to capital markets research group Barkow... more

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Study, Report

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It is easy to forget how radically the landscape of the German real estate industry has changed over the past ten years, and how the structure of capital flows has adapted to the growing array of investment options offering exposure to the various... more

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Fragmented housing

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A new study on Germany’s residential housing market shows how fragmented the market is and how the lack of scale efficiencies have led to inflated cost structures, despite robust growth among listed residential property firms. more

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Raising capital

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The year 2013 will see the most capital raised for German real estate companies from share and bond sales in any year since 2006 – a near tripling of last year’s figure – as investors took advantage of the buoyant residential sector and the return... more

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