Where do people that invest into properties in Germany come from? What are their budgets? What cities do they find most attractive? Tranio has the answers.
The volume of German property transactions reached €53bn in 2017, which was twice that of 2012. JLL experts expect the transaction volume to reach €60bn in 2018. So why are investors increasing their spending in the German property market?
Experts from Deutsche Bank speak of a ‘supercycle’ in Berlin's real estate market. They expect Germany's capital to become the most expensive urban agglomeration of the country, despite the city currently ranking only fifteenth in residential property prices.
Booming German property prices have led some experts to predict an impending price decline per square metre in the country. But Boris Eliasson, Head of Tranio in Germany, thinks otherwise; here, he explains why the prices will not stop growing in the near future.
The German property market is one of the most stable in the world. And today, it is a seller's market, as there are fewer properties available than investors wishing to buy them. Tranio explains some of the pertinent details an investor must consider before taking the plunge into the German rental market.
International real estate broker Tranio has assisted a Russian investor in purchasing a land plot for the construction of a residential complex in Hamburg.
Prices of micro-apartments range from €120,000 to €300,000. Taking into account all expenses and mortgage costs, an investor needs €70,000 to buy an apartment.
Major trends of the year are the growing demand for overseas property and transition from a simple rental business to more complex development and redevelopment projects.
Independent participation in property redevelopment requires a large budget and business experience in the local market. However, mezzanine loans are making this more accessible to a broader audience.
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This article explains how to earn on renovating and leasing flats, as exemplified by a real project in Munich.
Bavaria is one of the richest states in Germany – real estate in Munich is almost three times more expensive than the national average.
In 2017, Tranio conducted a survey among property agents and representatives of realtors operating in Germany to understand the characteristics of investors from Russia and other CIS countries who bought German commercial property of above €1 million.
Germany has one of the lowest interest rates for mortgage loans in Europe. German banks issue loans to purchase property to residents and foreigners alike. The process takes one month on average and costs about 1% of the loan value.