Warehouse and logistic space

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Some of the standout logistics deals of the past month on the German market were transacted by foreign investors, including the UK'S M7 Group, Frasers of Singapore and the Canadian group Granite... more


5 Top-Cities

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European office take-up in the second quarter was the highest on record, driven by an extended cycle in occupier markets, according to JLL’s Office Property Clock published last week. more


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Germany has been fighting a two-tier housing system in recent years, with rapidly rising prices in the ‘Big 7’, against a backdrop of falling prices in rural communities as more and more people flock to big cities. more


Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

Canadian retailerHudson’s Bay Co. and Austria’s property and retail group Signa Holdinghave signed a non-binding letter of intent ‘to explore a potential joint venture’, Canada’s Hudson’s Bay Co. (HBC), announced this month. more


Funds of Funds - World Wide

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Non-listed real estate funds of funds doubled their share of total capital raised in 2017, as investors increasingly sought niche strategies and diversification, according to the ANREV / INREV Funds of Funds study released earlier this month. more



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In popular German cities, rents are eating up the salaries of workers who live there. But for workers looking for the best salary-rent ratios, there are some surprising opportunities out there. more


Zeil Frankfurt


Property adviser JLL's annual survey of Germany's most frequented shopping streets has confirmed that Frankfurt's Zeil has defended its position as the liveliest shopping street in the country. In second and third place come Munich... more



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The Ärzteversorgung Westfalen-Lippe (ÄVWL), one of Germany's largest medical occupational pension funds, has partnered with US private investor Hines to buy the Hamburg site where Japanese optical technology manufacturer Olympus... more



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Consultancy firm PwC Austria is teaming up with the Silverton Group and 720° Restructuring & Advisory to set up a long-term co-operative loan servicing platform enabling international investors and banks to outsource their non-performing loan... more



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Germany’s residential market is becoming increasingly differentiated as interest in the sector heats up, Dr. Konstantin Kortmann, head of residential investment at JLL Germany, told REFIRE. more