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Berlin Hyp

Berlin Hyp AG

German lenders Helaba, Berlin Hyp and pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank have jointly underwritten an investment facility totaling €230m to refinance Warsaw Spire Tower. Read more

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WeWorks

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WeWork looked set to become the latest tech startup to launch on the stock market at an astronomic valuation. It still could. The office rental company was initially valued around US$47 billion. Now there’s talk of this being halved to US$20 billion. Read more

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Apartments

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Medici Living is on a big investment drive in Germany in a bid to become the WeWork of co-living. Here, its new vice president and head of global expansion, Philip Grace, who joined from co-working group, i2Office, which has since rebranded... Read more

Investment

Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

Among its many claims to fame, Berlin is recognized as the home of the Currywurst and the Döner Kebab. These culinary delicacies have fanned out across the world, and their provenance as originating in Germany’s capital is not disputed. Read more

Opinion

Hotel

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As we reported back in November, the Latin American hotel chain is currently scouting locations for its concept hotels in Germany, which are targeted at the millennium and digital nomad generation. Read more

Markets

Thomas Landschreiber - Corestate Capital

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Frankfurt-listed Corestate Capital Holding and Berlin-based co-living service provider Medici Living have agreed to invest €1bn of equity and debt in the fast-growing European co-living sector over the next three to five years. Read more

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Office

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Germany’s co-working space getting a shake-up as new – and unexpected - landlords enter the fray. Read more

Markets

Hotel room - Motel One

Motel One GmbH

After several boom years on the German hotel market, things are cooling down, particularly in respect of larger portfolio deals, although figures in from Q3 suggest that interest in individual hotel properties remains buoyant. Read more

Markets

Thomas Landschreiber - Corestate Capital

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Co-living is becoming one of the most sought-after asset classes in Germany as investors tap into popular demand for high-tech accommodation in some of the country’s most burgeoning cities. Read more

Investment

Union Investment

Union Investment

The latest investment climate study carried out by heavyweight fund manager Union Investment provides a clear indication of a shift in sentiment among institutional property investors... Read more

Markets

Office

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Co-working is shaking up global office markets, following a record year for new co-working take-up, according to C&W’s ‘Co-Working 2018’ report, published this month. Read more

Markets

Sony Centre

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Paul Brundage, the European head of Canadian investor Oxford Properties, which recently bought the Sony Centre on Berlin's Potsdamer Platz, said at the recent Expo REAL in Munich that the company now expects to create a special Berlin platform to... Read more

Investment

Dr. Christoph Schumacher - Union Investment

Union Investment

Fund manager Union Investment and campus specialist Investa Capital Management (ICM) have launched an alternative investment fund in the form of a Spezialfonds, targeting German office campus properties offering flexible workplace solutions. The... Read more

Investment