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Germany’s property brokers are up in arms at what they see is a further assault on their validity and competence, as the German ruling coalition government in Berlin look at further measures to lower the costs of acquiring property... Read more

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Property Broker

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For most Germans it's already been the worst year in living memory in terms of strikes, with the travel season having been interrupted several times already this year by Lufthansa's pilots and the crews of trains on Germany's Bundesbahn. The... Read more

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Grunderwerbssteuer

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Investors in German real estate in the northern federal states of Berlin, Schleswig-Holstein, Bremen and Lower Saxony will have to brace themselves for a further increase in the Grunderwerbssteuer, or property transfer tax, a sort of stamp duty... Read more

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