Office and investment markets - an overview
At the last publication of our City Survey, no one could even guess at the challenges the economy and the real estate markets would face in 2020. Although the impact of the economic downturn and challenging global environment on the German leasing and investment markets were a topic of discussion a year ago, no one doubted that the unusually long, robust boom would continue.
The prospect of ongoing, strong market performance now appears obsolete, however, in view of a pandemic that temporarily eclipses all previous risks of a downturn and is difficult to get a handle on because of its complexity. But is this actually the case?