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Fabian Hellbusch

Fabian Hellbusch
Head of Marketing, Communication

Press Relations Officer

+ 49 40 34919 4160


Astrid Lipsky

Astrid Lipsky 
Manager Marketing, Communication

Press Relations Officer

+ 49 40 34919 4923


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Are you looking for information on investment sentiment in the European real estate markets or ideas for articles around our content? Our studies and our company magazine, Places & spaces, provide interesting background insights and topical information to assist your reporting.

Union Investment’s current real estate studies and surveys

Investment climate study

Investment Climate Study

Sustainable transformation of their real estate holdings is right at the top of the agenda for institutional property investors in Europe. Given growing pressure from regulations 68 per cent of the surveyed investors are responding primarily by investing in sustainable refurbishment of their portfolios.

Melia Hotel

Hotel investment barometer

The investable hotel market in Germany has grown to EUR 61.1 billion over the last 12 years. But the 2019 market volume figures are unlikely to increase much over the next one to two years due to the current coronavirus pandemic.

places and spaces- The Real Estate Magazine of Union Investment

places and spaces 2-2021

No. 2/2021

These topics and more can be found in the issue 2/2021: Post-Covid strategies: Europe’s real estate markets are returning to growth ++ Value add: Upgrading office buildings for the post-Covid world ++ Residential market: European living style attracts investors ++ Genrational mix: Next Gen will drive growth.


places&spaces issue 01 - 2021

No. 1/2021

These topics and more can be found in the issue 1/2021: The new cross-over: New symbiotic spaces are emerging in city centres. What are the opportunities for investors? ++ Growth strategy: Interview with CEO Dr. Michael Bütter ++ Whither now: All change for retail and hotels ++ Sustainability: Buildings as valuable raw material depots.

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