Real Estate Market in Germany in early 2018

Dr. Franz Eilers, vdpReserach

Residential and office properties are expensive and in short supply. This is especially the case in Germany’s flourishing urban concentrations, which have been attracting high net population inflows for years now. By focusing on selected indicators, the following pages provide an up-to-date overview of movements in the housing and office property markets in Germany. Given how sensitively real estate markets react to the economic situation, this overview is preceded by a summary of the macroeconomic  conditions.