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Friedemann Weck - ADO Properties

Friedemann Weck - ADO Properties

Listed pure-play Berlin residential investor Ado Properties boosted its Berlin holdings by nearly 1,600 units when it closed on several recent transactions on assets spread throughout the city, investing a total volume of €262.5m. The seller of a... Read more

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Hotel room - Motel One

Motel One GmbH

Invesco Real Estate plans on growing its newly-established European Hotel Fund, to a €1b plus fund within the next 18 to 24 months, Marc Socker, managing director, hotel fund management at Invesco Real Estate, told REFIRE this month. Read more

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Florian Goldgruber - ADO Properties

ADO Properties

Several listed German property investors have been taking advantage of the ongoing strength of the German economy and particularly its residential housing market to tap the capital markets for fresh financing. These are unlikely to be the last deals Read more

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Gifford West

REFIRE - Florian Glock

One of the livelier sessions at the recent Real Estate Capital Germany Forum 2015 held at the Kempinski Hotel outside Frankfurt last week, and attended by REFIRE, was a panel session entitled NPLs: A European Perspective. Read more

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Matthias Wargers - EAA

Erste Abwicklungsanstalt

Interest in buying Westimmo, the Mainz-based property-lending subsidiary of WestLB, is running at a higher level than originally anticipated, with about a dozen financial investors and banks currently granted access to the bank’s data room. That’s... Read more

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Verkauf

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Westdeutsche Immobilienbank (WestiImmo), the previous real estate lending division of the mothballed WestLB is said to be in talks with at least two possible buyers to sell its lending business out of the clutches of the German state, which... Read more

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IPO

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A number of reports in the business press in Germany say that private equity investor Cerberus is well-progressed in its plans to spin off its German retail property interests through a separate stock exchange listing, probably in the first half... Read more

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