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Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

Deutsche Hypo has upped its economic forecasts for 2018 on the back of strong fundamentals in Germany, its CEO Andreas Pohl told REFIRE this month. ‘We have increased our forecast for economic growth in 2018 to 2.2%, up from our initial forecast... Read more

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Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

France’s general election earlier this month, in which centrist Emmanuel Macron defeated Marine Le Pen to become France’s youngest ever president, has had a positive impact on the Deutsche-Hypo-Index this month, according to Deutsche Hypo’s... Read more

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Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

There has been a slight uptick in the Deutsche-Hypo-Index, which is ‘as stable as possible’ going into the second quarter of 2017 at 132.5 points, the German lender announced earlier this month (April). Read more

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Pfandbrief

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There were two notable Pfandbrief issues in Germany over the past couple of weeks, both at least twice oversubscribed by investors. Read more

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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... Read more

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Gero Bergmann - Berlin Hyp

Berlin Hyp AG

Property financing bank Berlin Hyp has become the first bank to issue a Green Pfandbrief bond after it placed a €500m seven-year mortgage Pfandbrief in benchmark format last week. Read more

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Wolfgang Egger

PATRIZIA Immobilien AG

The Augsburg-based full-spectrum investor Patrizia Immobilien has acquired a supermarket portfolio with 107 retail properties, consisting of supermarkets, discounters and retail centres throughout Germany, most of which are leased to well-known... Read more

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Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

The latest reading of the monthly Deutsche Hypo Property Climate Index shows sentiment in the German real estate market stabilising after a notable drop in August, when a number of political factors seem to have combined to scare investors. Read more

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Andreas Pohl - Deutsche Hypo

Deutsche Hypothekenbank

We reported in a recent issue of REFIRE about a discussion we had had with Andreas Pohl, board member at the Hanover-based Deutsche Hypo, in which he described the shifting approach traditional German real estate financiers are taking to new... Read more

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Silver Tower Frankfurt

Epizentrum

The much-hyped story of insurers and pension funds stepping in to provide commercial real estate financing, in the wake of traditional lenders back-pedalling out of the market, has an appeal for all investors – but has been slow in making a real... Read more

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We have reported in recent issues of REFIRE on the new debt funds being launched in Germany as an alternative source of real estate financing, with traditional lenders retreating from what were once their natural markets. Read more

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Deutsche Hypo

A recent report by Hanover-based mortgage bank Deutsche Hypo points to the extent to which foreign investors have returned in strength to directly investing into German real estate, following a period in which investing indirectly via the stock... Read more

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