TD News International Location: Dresden

Dresden and Leipzig have best risk-return ratio in eastern Germany

05/12/2018 In eastern Germany, Dresden, Leipzig, and Rostock offer the best risk-return ratio for investments in existing housing in good locations. In medium locations, Dresden and Leipzig are again in the top 3 with Potsdam, for new construction investments Weimar takes third place after Dresden and Leipzig. This is the result of the current “Risiko-Rendite-Ranking” by Dr. Lübke & [...]

The Student Hotel to open first German hotel next Tuesday

23/11/2018 On November 27th, The Student Hotel (TSH) will open its first German hotel on Prager Straße in Dresden. The hotel will have 306 rooms with co-living and co-working spaces. In addition to accommodations for normal hotel guests, the former Ibis Hotel property also has rooms for students to let for a semester or an entire [...]

NAS and BlueRock buy office building in Dresden for €33mn

21/11/2018 NAS Invest and BlueRock have acquired a multi-tenant property in Dresden’s Sigma technology park for about €33.3mn. The core plus property on Washingtonstraße 16-16a was built in 1996 and refurbished in 2009. It has about 20,500 sqm lettable space, tenants include Siemens and TechniSat. The seller is Alstria Office, who was advised by Cushman & [...]

Union Investment/ZBI residential fund buys 750 apartments

06/09/2018 The open-ended mutual real estate fund UniImmo: Wohnen ZBI has acquired approx. 750 apartments in the last three months for €82.3mn, most of them acquired in three portfolio transactions. The largest deal was a portfolio with 380 apartments, predominantly in Hanover. The fund also acquired a package with over 150 apartments on Wiener Straße near [...]

Corpus Sireo buys Florentinum in Dresden

01/08/2018 Corpus Sireo has acquired the housing and commercial complex “Florentinum” in the center of Dresden for the real estate portfolio of Swiss Life Asset Managers. The building on Prager Straße 10 has nearly 13,000 sqm retail, 3,200 sqm office, and about 2,800 sqm residential space, as well as 107 parking spaces, and was last refurbished [...]

TLG and City of Dresden sign new lease for 18,000 sqm

29/06/2018 Saxony’s administrative offices will remain in the former Robotron building at Grunaer Straße 2 at St. Petersburger Straße 9 in Dresden. The previous lease, for approx. 16,000 sqm of office space, was to expire in the summer of 2019, and has been replaced by a new contract for 18,000 sqm which runs from July 1st [...]

HB Reavis: first German project with 40,000 sqm in Dresden

29/06/2018 The Slovak real estate developer HB Reavis is launching its German activity in Dresden. The company has acquired a 1.6-hectare site in the southwest part of the city where it plans to build an office property with at least 40,000 sqm of UFA. HB Reavis expects work to start in about 24 months and take [...]

Kanam’s LCI fund buys Dresden’s “Kugelhaus”

16/05/2018 Kanam has acquired the glass “Kugelhaus” in Dresden for its open-ended real estate mutual fund Leading Cities Invest (LCI). The building, located on Wiener Platz directly across from the main station, was constructed in 2005 and recently upgraded. It holds approx. 5,000 sqm of lettable space distributed over four floors and an underground level. Primary [...]

BMO buys Revitalis project in Dresden

20/03/2018 Revitalis Real Estate has sold the southern section of its development on Dresden’s Altmarkt to BMO Real Estate Partners Deutschland. With this forward deal, the Munich-based firm is acquiring 76 rental apartments with 5,600 sqm, a commercial space with 125 sqm, and 46 underground parking spaces for their Spezial-AIF “Best Value Wohnen I”. Construction is [...]

Swiss Life buys office and commercial building in Dresden

17/01/2018 Swiss Life Asset Managers has purchased an office and commercial building in Dresden-Johannstadt. The structure is located on Fetscherplatz (corner of Nicolaistraße and Fetscherstraße) and has about 8,000 sqm, which are fully leased to a tax consultancy, the University of Dresden, the insurance group Versicherungskammer Bayern, as well as some physicians and the dm drugstore [...]