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Berlin, 16. December 2021

Noise Nuisance – How to Deal with Noisy Neighbours

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Noise Nuisance – How to Deal with Noisy Neighbours

Berlin, 16. December 2021

Pets, loud music or vacuum-cleaning – there is a long list of household sounds that can create a noise disturbance and cause disputes among neighbours.

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Does it Make Sense to Take out a Small Loan for Refurbishment Work?

Berlin, 18. November 2021

Regardless of whether it is a tenant-occupied apartment or your own home: Every residence needs to be fixed up from time to time so as to make sure it retains its quality of living and its property value.

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Christian Democrat Block Carried the Day: Tenants to Pay for Carbon Levy

Berlin, 22. July 2021

In early May, the parliamentary groups of the German Bundestag were in agreement: Tenants and landlord should evenly split the costs of the carbon levy in houses heated with fuel oil or natural gas. That consensus is ancient history now.

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Germany’s Housing Supply Increases Despite Coronavirus Crisis

Berlin, 04. March 2021

New-build housing construction stands a good chance to top the mark of 300,000 newly-built flats this year despite the coronavirus crisis – if it did, it would be the first time in more than twenty years.

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Residential Floor Space Consumption on the Rise

Berlin, 27. August 2020

The average dwelling floor area available to every German in 2019 was 47 square metres. The per-capita floor space consumption has been going up steadily over the past years.

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Modern, Shabby, Hygge? Make way for Lagom. But what is it all about?

Berlin, 30. September 2021

Modern, stark, discreet and casually minimalist. This, in a nutshell, give you a general idea of the latest Nordic living style.

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Rental Growth Slowing a Bit

Berlin, 15. April 2021

The upward trend of rents proceeded at breakneck speed in recent years. In some of Germany’s metropolises, rent rates have more than doubled.

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Residential Rent Growth Despite COVID-19

Berlin, 28. January 2021

German housing rents continued to increase unchecked even during the coronavirus crisis. The latest survey by the Immowelt real estate portal shows that new-tenancy rents kept climbing in most major German cities in 2020.

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German Housing Market the Most Desirable Investment Target in Europe

Berlin, 13. August 2020

The German housing market has become Europe’s most coveted investment destination for residential real estate investors.

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Insulating attic or roof? – Check out our tips right here!

Berlin, 16. September 2021

Whether as storage area, play room or extra bedroom – depending on how you intend to use your attic, insulating the roof or the top floor ceiling is not only rewarded by cost and time savings, but is also good for the environment.

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Steady Decline in Flats in Detached and Semi-Detached Homes

Berlin, 25. March 2021

Germany’s residential property market is booming, despite the coronavirus crisis, and this hardly qualifies as news anymore. Yet the building activity keeps trailing demand...

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German Real Estate Keeps Trending Internationally, too

Berlin, 12. November 2020

Investors face difficult decisions at the moment. COVID-19 has caused economic cutbacks in a number of sectors around the world, forcing investors to adjust their strategies. Even the real estate market has not been spared these jitters.

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Rapid Rise in Condo Prices Continued in 2019

Berlin, 26. March 2020

As in prior years, the selling prices for condominiums in Germany continued to soar in 2019, growing at an average rate of 9.3 percent (inflation-adjusted).

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