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Purchaser principle for real estate sales - how the "Greens" practice populism

Federal Minister of Justice Katarina Barley is currently examining the expansion of the 2015 existing ordering principle for leases on real estate sales, in the next few weeks, a draft bill should be available. The introduction of the buyer principle to facilitate the purchase of real estate, since the purchase costs in Germany ...

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The misappropriation of housing in conurbations Part II - Airbnb, the smart housing broker

The founder of Airbnb, Brian Chesky, likes to tell the story again and again. How he sat after his college graduation in his shared room in San Francisco, at the same time in the city all the hotel rooms were fully booked and then he came up with an ingenious idea ...

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Our new trainee

Since last year Mr. Marc Weltz started his training at KRAFT Immobilien. He joins our team in our Poppelsdorf office in Clemens-August-Str. 28. We wish him every success in training as a real estate agent.

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The new data protection regulation also affects landlords!

To the 25. May 2018 has entered into force the new European Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO). Every landlord collects data of his tenants. For example, the bank details, Schufa information, service charges and more, to process them yourself or, for example, to be processed by the property management. ...

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The misappropriation of housing in metropolitan areas Part I

How time livestock bypasses the rental price brake In the late summer of 2016, about a year after the introduction of the rental price brake, there was an outcry through the German press landscape. "Time", "Süddeutsche", "Handelsblatt" and others had surprisingly discovered that the makers of the rental price brake had been tricked. The…

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Orderer principle - the flip side of the coin

After the former Grand Coalition had introduced the ordering principle for the 01.06 2015, the jubilation at the German tenants' association was initially large, because the amendment, which also introduced the rent-price brake in metropolitan areas, should generally relieve tenants. The ineffectiveness of the rental price brake was ...

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