Jens Tolckmitt - VdP

Verband deutscher Pfandbriefbanken (vdp) e. V.

German property price increases slowed in third quarter to 7.3% as against the same period a year ago, decelerating from 8.3% year on year in 2Q18 and 8.8% in 1Q18. However... more


Michael Schneider - IntReal International Real Estate

IntReal International Real Estate Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH

Frankfurt-based investment firm Helaba Invest has bought the open-ended real estate special fund, AIF BEOS Corporate Real Estate Fund Germany I (CREFG I). more


Dr. Thomas Beyerle

Dr. Thomas Beyerle

Student housing transactions are on track to hit €1.5b in Germany this year, up from just €250m five years ago, Dr. Thomas Beyerle, head of group research at Catella, told REFIRE this month. more


Andrew Coombs - Sirius Real Estate

Sirius Real Estate plc

Sirius Real Estate, which operates branded business parks and flexible workspaces throughout Germany, posted a solid 43% rise in first-half profit after boosting rental income and booking revaluations on its assets. The company broke... more


Retail Centre

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The Hamburg-based Redos Group’s second institutional fund, which targets German retail assets, has bought the Olymp portfolio with eleven retail parks and hybrid centres from TH Real Estate for a Spezialfonds which it set up with fund manager... more


Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Alternative asset fund managers are expecting to see a seismic shift over the next five years in terms of where they source their capital from, thereby forcing traditional lenders to up their game to entice sophisticated investors. more



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A South Korean consortium made up of IGIS Asset Management and Hana Financial Investment has bought the Trianon skyscraper in Germany for €670m from NorthStar Realty Europe Corp. It is the biggest deal in Germany this year. more


Andre Schmöller

Domicil Real Estate GmbH

The Munich-based Domicil Real Estate Group remains very positive about German residential housing, and is gearing itself up to take on further mandates, after jumping up a couple of divisions with some sizeable deals earlier on this year. more


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