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Age property: evaluate house and apartment by year of construction

Valuing houses and apartments according to year of construction – You would like to buy a property and are not sure what role the year of construction plays? Find out here which advantages and disadvantages the high age of a property has for owner-occupiers and capital investors. More details, such as the individual defects listed […]

Broker commission explained: amount of costs by state when buying real estate

Broker commission explained – If a broker is involved in the handling of the purchase process, a broker commission is due. This is one of the ancillary purchase costs that you should add to the final purchase price in any case. The amount of the broker’s commission varies depending on the value of the property […]

Notice of own need: Termination for own use after purchase of a rented property

Notice of own need – You buy a rented property and now want to move in yourself? This is also possible with a notice of own need. The prerequisite for this is that you either have comprehensible reasons yourself or a beneficiary moves into the property. Find out here everything you need to know about […]

Real Estate Location: Invest in… – Lukinski Rating / Investment Atlas Germany

Location makes the difference between investments with the aim of yield (direct income, mostly B and C locations) or in an investment property (“speculation” on appreciation, A locations). The current Lukinski Rating 09/21 on the attractiveness of cities in Germany, over 40,000 inhabitants. After that it gets interesting, because we take a look at the […]

C- / C / C+ Ratings: Real estate locations with risk in Germany – Lukinski Rating

All C ratings show cities with lower growth rates. Here, real estate as an investment should be treated with caution, because the vacancy risk is greater. This means that you pay more for every month in which your property is not rented out. In addition, the increase in value of the property is very low, […]

B- / B / B+ Ratings: Real Estate Locations in Germany – Lukinski Rating

All B ratings show cities with solid development. Here you can also find yield properties that immediately provide income that covers your monthly burdens around repayment, interest and maintenance. Ideally with additional extra, for active asset accumulation. B- / B / B+ ratings in Germany Lukinski Rating – You want to invest in real estate […]

Top A / A+ Ratings: Hidden Champions for Capital Investments in Germany – Lukinski Rating

A / A+ ratings means fairly secure performance. Perfect for investment properties with low yield but high, later resale value. At the same time a strong inflation protection. However, in metropolises like Munich, nothing for real estate beginners without sufficient equity. A / A+ ratings in Germany Lukinski Rating – You want to invest in […]

Cities under 100,000 inhabitants: Real Estate Locations – Lukinski Rating

Lukinski Rating for cities under 100,000 inhabitants – Your advantages in cities between 40,000 to 100,000 inhabitants? You have less national and international competition. Especially if you live locally, a good strategic advantage, even for real estate newcomers. What is your city’s rating? Find out here! Here you will find the individual evaluation for cities […]

Large cities in Germany (up to 500,000 inhabitants): Where to invest? – Lukinski Rating

Lukinski Rating for Major Cities in Germany – Often more interesting than the metropolises, the numerous major cities in Germany. From east (Leipzig) to west (Bonn), north (Rostock) and south (Nuremberg). Here you will find good yield properties with A and B ratings. Here you will find the individual evaluation for cities in Germany from […]

Metropolises in Germany: Berlin, Hamburg, Munich & Co. – Lukinski Rating

Lukinski Rating for Metropolises in Germany – Here you will find all 17 metropolises with more than 500,000 inhabitants. You should definitely avoid the top 8 for your first investment, because there are no or only very difficult returns to get here. Berlin, Hamburg, Munich & Co. Here you will find the individual evaluation for […]

Rental yield vs purchase price factor: Explained! Calculate for quick valuation / comparison of real estate

Calculate rental yield vs. purchase price factor – What is actually the difference between purchase price factor and gross rental yield? Real estate beginners and novices often hear two technical terms when it comes to property valuation, purchase price factor and gross rental yield (simply rental yield). Both help with quick property valuations so you […]

Viva la inflation! Demonetization and real estate financing for owners

Today in the news: USA over 5% inflation! The great spectre of inflation is back. Inflation means “devaluation of money.” What, my money is worth less? A shock to everyone, but not to everyone. Home buyers with loans rejoice over inflation! Money is worth less = goods cost more money to make up for the […]