Michael Bickford - Round Hill Capital

Round Hill Capital LLC

The UK-based private equity group Round Hill Capital has kicked off a new strategy of investing in German residential housing by buying a portfolio of 114 units in Hamburg, the first in what it says will be a string of investments in 15 German... Read more


Rolf Buch - Deutsch Annington

Deutsche Annington

The Bochum-based listed Deutsche Annington, now renamed as Vonovia SE, has been promoted for inclusion in the DAX-30, the index of the top 30 German industrial companies, with effect from September 21st. Read more


Hans Peter Haselsteiner


It’s been a turbulent few months at Vienna-listed residential investor conwert Immobilien, and recent changes at the company are unlikely to be the last after this week’s annual general meeting. The company only recently rejected an offer by... Read more


Thomas Hegel - LEG

LEG Immobilien AG / Andreas Teichmann

Listed Düsseldorf-based LEG Immobilien AG took advantage of a timely deal with a compatible residential portfolio from fellow-listed Deutsche Annington, as it bought a further 9,600 residential units in its heartland of North Rhine-Westphalia. Read more


Deutsche Annington


German housing giant Deutsche Annington is wasting little time on delivering on its promise to beef up its housing stock following its stuttering stock market flotation last year, and to push through capital increases to finance its... Read more



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There may yet be another sizeable residential real estate transaction before the end of the year in Germany, as the sector continues to consolidate and the capital markets continue to show appetite for further exposure to the sector. Read more