Some numbers about Berlin

Interesting facts about Berlin

EUR 3.750. This is roughly the average quotation price for one square meter of living space in Berlin in 2017.10 years ago, in 2007, the same flat was offered on the market for EUR 1,750/m². The more than doubling of the price level within 10 years, however, 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 Senate estimates that at least 135,000 additional apartments will be needed by 2030.

Peter Guthmann
Berlin does not assume growth. Senate relies on market regulation instead of new construction.

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.

Peter Guthmann
The socio-economic differences in the spatial distribution of migration in Berlin.

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?

Peter Guthmann
Extended consideration of displacement

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.

Franziska Brockmann
Almost 10 percent of the total population in Berlin relocated last year

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.

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.

Peter Guthmann
New heights, consolidation or dropping prices?

Quo vadis pretium

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

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.

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.

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.

Peter Guthmann