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Real estate

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Green real estate loans – and bonds – are soaring in popularity in Germany as investors clamour to get their hands on more green assets. Fresh from the issuance of its second green Pfandbrief last year, German lender Deutsche Hypo has introduced... Read more



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The year has kicked off with a change of mood, according to German lender, Deutsche Hypo - and with a healthy dash of scepticism to boot. Read more



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Hefty price rises are expected in German B-cities such as Leipzig, Nüremberg, Wiesbaden, Münster and Hannover over the coming years, according to a survey carried out by market research institute IfaD among 1,380 registered participants at the... Read more


Sony Centre

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The recent mega-deal which saw Canadian pension fund Oxford Properties and Madison International buy the Sony Centre in Berlin from Korea's national pension fund for €1.1bn has now been financed by the buyers. They have closed a €625m loan... Read more