Jacopo Mingazzini


Among German listed companies raising further capital this month were Berlin residential specialist Accentro, and commercial real estate investor DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate. more


If investment in German shopping centres isn’t the highest priority for domestic or international investors right now, with many steering deliberately well clear of the sector, it’s certainly a boom period for those whose job is the revitalization... more


Garden Tower

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Investment in Germany has rocketed this year, with 70.2% of institutional investors acquiring real estate assets there, up from 46.8% last year, according to fund manager Universal-Investment’s sixth Investor Survey, published this month. more


German residential

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The Stuttgart-based Landesbank LBBW has launched its own real estate fund management business, and set up subsidiary LBBW Immobilien Investment Management GmbH (LIIM) to steer the new venture aimed at German semi-professional... more


Angela Merkel


After 18 years as chairwoman of the conservative Christian Democratic Union and 13 years as German chancellor, Angela Merkel surprised the public and her own party colleagues by announcing her intention to withdraw from politics. It is somewhat... more

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Joint Venture

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British online estate agent Purplebricks is making its first foray into the German market, teaming up with media giant Axel Springer to buy a stake in the country’s market leader, Homeday. more


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While many lending banks have returned to financing attractive real estate propositions despite claims they were permanently on the retreat, the 2018 INREV Debt Funds Universe report reveals the continuing strength of real estate debt funds... more



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New figures published by broker network GPP German Property Partners show that the available office space in Germany’s Top 7 cities fell a further 5% at the end of Q3 compared to a year ago to 2.76 million sqm. more


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