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Berlin, 02. November 2021

Residential real estate – how much room for growth is left?

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Residential real estate – how much room for growth is left?

Berlin, 02. November 2021

Residential investments will remain attractive in future, as the ACCENTRO Homeownership Report and the forecast by immo.analytics GmbH for 2023 have recently confirmed.

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Deutsche Hypo Survey Shows: Green Buildings Are Gaining Ground

Berlin, 11. August 2021

According to a survey compiled by Deutsche Hypo Real Estate, so-called “green buildings” are becoming more and more popular. Rising demand on the investment market is attributed at least to some extend to the Green Deal passed by the European Union.

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Berlin's Rent Cap is Unconstitutional

Berlin, 22. April 2021

After a year filled with talks and debates, it just became official: Berlin’s rent cap violates the German constitution. It was struck down by the Constitutional Court (BVerfG) in Karlsruhe, Germany’s top court.

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Which Cities will Keep Growing after the Crisis?

Berlin, 31. December 2020

The coronavirus crisis has changed the world in many ways. International migration flows, for example, have slowed down significantly in 2020, and this in turn is likely to have drastically slowed the demographic growth in Germany this year.

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Regions in North Rhine-Westphalia and East Germany Follow Upward Trend

Berlin, 01. October 2020

The housing markets of several major cities in North Rhine-Westphalia and in the eastern German Länder stood out last year with a particularly robust performance.

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Berlin Introduces Mandatory Solar Panels as of 1 January 2023

Berlin, 06. August 2021

Berlin’s Senator for the Economy, Energy and Public Enterprises, Ramona Pop (Greens), had submitted the draft bill for a solar energy act in late 2020, and it has now completed its legislative process.

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Berlin’s Rent Cap Causes Housing Supply to Shrink

Berlin, 18. March 2021

Capping Berlin’s residential rents was supposed to prevent unchecked rental growth. But an analysis by the ImmobilienScout24 real estate portal just found that the total number of rental housing listings in Berlin declined by 41.5 percent year on year.

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Berlin’s Rent Cap Puts a Dent in Housing Supply

Berlin, 03. December 2020

Between September 2019 and September 2020, the number of rental flats available in Berlin has decreased by 41.5 percent. This is the upshot of an analysis run by the ImmobilienScout24 real estate portal.

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Housing Shortage Drives up Rents in Berlin’s Gravy Belt

Berlin, 17. September 2020

The consequences of keen demand for housing in Berlin are increasingly felt in the districts surrounding the city. This is the upshot of a recent analysis conducted by the Immowelt real estate portal.

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New “Climate Plus” Strategy of Federal Association of German Housing and Real Estate Companies (GdW) Combines Climate Change Mitigation with Social Peace

Berlin, 01. July 2021

The WohnZukunftsTag is an annual conference organised in Berlin to discuss the challenges of Germany’s housing industry.

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Rapid Price Growth for New-Build Condominiums in Berlin

Berlin, 07. January 2021

Two surveys conducted by the Bulwiengesa research institute in late 2020 revealed that prices for new-build condominiums in the inner city of Berlin have soared drastically.

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Berlin Takes Top Spot among European Real Estate Locations

Berlin, 26. November 2020

No other real estate location in Europe offers investors long-term opportunities as robust as those in the German capital.

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Up-and-Coming Regions Concentrated in East Germany

Berlin, 09. July 2020

The IW Economic Institute conducted a survey to find out which regions in Germany achieved above-average growth over the past decade.

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