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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

The coronavirus crisis has led to a significant shift in the investment strategies of institutional real estate investors. “Lower risk, lower return” is the mantra of the moment. 58 per cent of the 150 professional investors in Germany, France and the UK are currently pursuing such a strategy.

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 2-2020

No. 2/2020

These topics and more can be found in the issue 2/2020: Searching for stability: The uncertain market environment is forcing investors to adjust their strategies - Safety first: Real estate investors favour domestic markets - Back to the office: Use of space is under scrutiny - Green deal: Real estate industry embraces ESG.


places&spaces issue 01 - 2020

No. 1/2020

These topics and more can be found in the issue 1/2020: Big in Europe: Europe's appeal on Investors continues to be high and keeps raising the stakes - Retail properties: Good deals with structurally strong retail properties - Hospitality: Crowd-puller in mixed-use developments - Digital ecosystems: Platform with potential for inventory management.

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