EXPLAINED: What’s happening to house prices and rents in Germany amid the coronavirus crisis?
FOR MEMBERS

EXPLAINED: What’s happening to house prices and rents in Germany amid the coronavirus crisis?

There's an increased demand on the real estate market in Germany at the moment, and there's drama looming for tenants in Berlin. Here's a look at what's going on.

Berlin stokes foreign investor land rush

Berlin stokes foreign investor land rush

Berliners see red over Karl Marx Allee sale

Berliners see red over Karl Marx Allee sale

Investor turning Nazi indoctrination camp into luxury flats goes bust

Investor turning Nazi indoctrination camp into luxury flats goes bust

Why are rents in Germany shooting through the roof? We found out
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Why are rents in Germany shooting through the roof? We found out

Where in Germany it now pays to buy a home instead of renting

Where in Germany it now pays to buy a home instead of renting

US billionaire Warren Buffett to buy Berlin’s priciest real estate

US billionaire Warren Buffett to buy Berlin’s priciest real estate

Germany overtakes UK as top location in Europe for real estate investors: study

Germany overtakes UK as top location in Europe for real estate investors: study

Bankers moving to Frankfurt due to Brexit ‘could drive up housing prices’

Bankers moving to Frankfurt due to Brexit ‘could drive up housing prices’

Nazi beach resort ruin turned into luxury playground

Nazi beach resort ruin turned into luxury playground

Judge rules smoking senior can’t be evicted

Judge rules smoking senior can’t be evicted

Bauhaus villa scammer gets probation for plot

Bauhaus villa scammer gets probation for plot

Study: Rent prices jumped after cap law

Study: Rent prices jumped after cap law

Berlin to ban holiday lets in city centre

Berlin to ban holiday lets in city centre

Big boom in bathroom business

Big boom in bathroom business

Buy your own Baltic Sea harbour for just €38,500

Buy your own Baltic Sea harbour for just €38,500

Protesters block Berlin Wall gallery demolition

Protesters block Berlin Wall gallery demolition

Berlin Wall to be torn down for luxury flats

Berlin Wall to be torn down for luxury flats

Police bust massive property fraud scheme

Police bust massive property fraud scheme

Berlin neighbourhood fights gentrification

Berlin neighbourhood fights gentrification

Germans build more homes in shadow of euro

Germans build more homes in shadow of euro

Building minister calls for more housing

Building minister calls for more housing

Pope’s old pad up for rent – no takers

Pope’s old pad up for rent – no takers

Investment firm ‘buys 22,000 German flats’

Investment firm ‘buys 22,000 German flats’

Neighbours want fence to hide new hospice

Neighbours want fence to hide new hospice

Frankfurt begins old town reconstruction

Frankfurt begins old town reconstruction

Qaddafi son’s Munich mansion in limbo

Qaddafi son’s Munich mansion in limbo

Finding the fairytale wedding setting

Finding the fairytale wedding setting

Making a castle your home

Making a castle your home

Unlikely cities become ‘secret stars’ for real estate investing

Unlikely cities become ‘secret stars’ for real estate investing

Wiesbaden tops real estate investment ranking

Wiesbaden tops real estate investment ranking

The neighbourhood that knew too much

The neighbourhood that knew too much

Paradise for sale in Hamburg

Paradise for sale in Hamburg

South Korean pension fund bids for Berlin’s Sony Centre

South Korean pension fund bids for Berlin’s Sony Centre

Berlin councils join forces to freeze fascists out of public buildings

Berlin councils join forces to freeze fascists out of public buildings

Bankruptcy auctions increase again

Bankruptcy auctions increase again

German housing prices fall for the first time in five years

German housing prices fall for the first time in five years

Munich stays Germany’s priciest place to rent

Munich stays Germany’s priciest place to rent

Auction sparks big interest for Saxon ‘village’ on Ebay

Auction sparks big interest for Saxon ‘village’ on Ebay

Munich and Hamburg ranked Europe’s best property investments

Munich and Hamburg ranked Europe’s best property investments

Erfurt squatters kidnap talking TV bread loaf

Erfurt squatters kidnap talking TV bread loaf

Village puts plot of land up to raffle to spark interest

Village puts plot of land up to raffle to spark interest

Heating back payments could hit 30 percent for 2008

Heating back payments could hit 30 percent for 2008

Is Berlin’s real estate party over?

Is Berlin’s real estate party over?

Hypo Real Estate to shed nearly half its workforce

Hypo Real Estate to shed nearly half its workforce

Hypo Real Estate to cut one-third of workforce

Hypo Real Estate to cut one-third of workforce

German rents to reach record increases

German rents to reach record increases