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The “diesel summit” that was recently convened at the German Chancellery should be followed up by a “housing summit” – or so the IVD German Real Estate Federation suggested in the German daily...
Development strategies seeking to get on top of metropolitan housing shortages tend to include subsequent densification as a key component, and this is something most experts and many...
The BDA Association of German Architects recently published a kind of philippic that criticised social housing development in Berlin. The BDA has diagnosed a “standstill” in the construction...
Many people in Germany still have misgivings about buying a home. Being strapped to a loan, tied to a property, burdened with major capital expenditures, and shouldering more responsibility...
From “we need a housing summit” (IVD Federal Investment and Asset Management Association) to “housing must be given chief priority” (GdW Federal Association of German Housing and Real...
Some of the German states have done their math at long last. They have finally realised that the rent control measure colloquially referred to as the “rent freeze” is not an adequate way to...
Recent weeks have seen a resurgence of press items discussing “initial signs of overheating” and “price plateaus” in Germany’s real estate market. Word has it, especially in regard to...
The creative industry represents a dynamic sector of the capital’s economy and is regarded as an impulse for the growth and innovation of Berlin’s economy. This conclusion is reached by the...
Rumour has it that new plans are on the table to stimulate Germany’s flatlining homeownership rate. At least some sections of the body politic seem to have realised that the German ratio...
Criticism of the rent freeze, new legislative proposals, and the inconclusive discussion concerning rental growth in the German capital are some of the issues at the centre of an ongoing...