The Berlin real estate blog

Relevant topics around buying and selling on the Berlin real estate market.

Which nationality moves where in Berlin?

Is it true that Asians prefer eastern districts? Where do Americans prefer to go? What about other countries and nationalities? Answers here!

by Peter Guthmann

Interesting facts about Berlin

The much more than doubling of real estate prices in Berlin within 10 years comes more from a tectonic shift on the Berlin real estate market than from a price explosion. Immigration and catching-up effects are the two main players in this process. The estimation is between 135,000 and 200.000 apartments will be needed by 2030.

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin: Housing policy has failed

Preservation statutes and bans on splitting are supposedly the sharpest instrument of state legislators in the fight against rising rents and prices.

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin insights. Communities in the German Capital

As a home for people from over 200 countries, Berlin can call itself a cosmopolitan city. Are there community clusters in the German Capital?

by Peter Guthmann

Guthmann Estate: Study about mobility in Berlin

In our study, we are looking into mobility processes in Berlin. With a new approach we are expanding the concept of displacement.

Who is moving from where to where?

Over 313,000 people have changed in space last year. Our interactive map shows how mobility is expressed in Berlin.

by Peter Guthmann

Challenges of Berlin’s real estate market

Berlin is again undergoing a transformation. The first time that the city reached the mark of 100.000 residents was in the 18th century.

by Peter Guthmann

Quo vadis pretium

Where is the journey going? Real estate prices in Berlin are rising and rising. Is an end in sight?

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin Administrative Court confirms “misappropriation ban and rejects four complaints

The Berlin administrative court dismissed four lawsuits from holiday apartment operators against the refusal of the so-called negative clearance, confirming the so-called misappropriation ban.

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin real estate market: Local politicians want to regulate housing market even more.

The City of Berlin wants to launch a Federal initiative with the aim to control the already highly regulated housing market in Berlin even more.

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin Real Estate: Construction boom in the capital continues.

Statisticians see space for further revenue growth in real estate market in Berlin. Industry already occupies more than 13,000 workers. Order books are full.

by Peter Guthmann

Berlin real estate market could benefit from Brexit

Property association expects dodging investors.

by Peter Guthmann