Many people fall in love with the dream of having a vacation house and the rental rewards that can be achieved if they decide to rent out their holiday investment property.
Find good leasers for your rental property and avoid unnecessary headaches while saving money.
The mortgage plan, also known as a blanket loan, finances multiple real estate properties, simplifying and expediting the lending process.
Learn what you can do to present your house in the best light possible and make a sale quickly.
Berlin is not just Germany's largest city and capital but also the epicentre of the country's nightlife, offering a diverse range of entertainment options at all hours.
Not all sellers stage their homes, you will be at an advantage if you go the extra mile and stage your property.
Learn everything you need to know before holding open houses and what to do during the event without requiring an open house planner.
Germany is attracting more retirees than ever before.
Berlin has always been a cosmopolitan city full of contrasts and therefore holds an unbelievable attraction for people from all around the world.
After having made some wealth in crypto, many people look for more solid investment possibilities to secure and diversify their wealth.
Weissensee combines everything that makes up a good quality of life in Berlin. Discover the up-and-coming neighborhood of Pankow and its unique location.
In this interview, our broker Dario Machiana talks about his tips and tricks from personal success to professional life.
Listed houses in Berlin and other cities beautify the cityscape and offer advantages to their owners. However, the Monument Protection Act must be observed.
Learn about what really matters in real estate brokerage in this interview.
This year, the theme of World Women's Day 2022 is #BreakTheBias.
What is the best way to spring clean? With our tips for spring cleaning, you'll tidy and clean up your home in an efficient and goal-oriented way.
Upcoming trends in the real estate industry in this year to look out for. As new developments unfold, the real estate market will continue to be stable.
Our real estate agent shares his exciting experiences and daily activities along with the skills he’s mastered so far, and the necessary skills interested professionals need.
House and home insurance differ somewhat in Germany from other parts of Europe. What do you need to know?
With the change of government and coalition agreement, changes in real estate law are to be expected. Climate protection and the creation of living space are at the forefront.
To make visitors feel comfortable in your home, it makes sense to design a guest room so that it is both cozy and functional.
Green building is becoming increasingly popular in Germany. Here we explain what it is and which green building certificates are available.
Modern burglary protection increases the security of your home. Find out what you need to look out for to protect your home.
Are you looking for a reliable and experienced property developer in Berlin? Building a house with a property development company can make buying a property a lot easier.
Which liability insurance is best for you depends on the provider and the terms.
Be inspired by our ten favourite online interior design shops and get your four walls in shape.
Plants provide better air and a feel-good atmosphere at home. Blogger Sorika from Soul follows Design explains how to accommodate them in a space-saving way.
Are you looking for the best café in Berlin? In the versatile capital, you can enjoy a wide selection of coffee and cakes.
Arche Engel collects gifts for socially disadvantaged children in Berlin and Brandenburg at Christmas. Together, children's heartfelt wishes can be granted.
Costs are regularly incurred for the management, maintenance, and care of a property. To cover these, owners must pay a house charge. We explain.
Stay warm and have fun this winter with our top tips for cold-weather activities in the capital.
Travelling to Andalusia? Read our luxury travel guide to discover all the things to see and do in Marbella.
Foreclosed real estate can open up the opportunity to acquire residential property at a reasonable price.
Is Leipzig truly the new Berlin? How do rent prices compare between Leipzig and Berlin? Learn more about both cities in this article.
Learn about the basics of budgeting: Why a budget plan is important, and how to match your budget strategy to what you hope to achieve.
Whether you're reorganizing, moving, and trying to go minimalistic, we'll show you the best ways to declutter your home.
From the eccentric to the magical, there is a Christmas market for everyone to enjoy in Berlin.
There are many ways to save electricity at home. We show which electricity-saving tips you can use to reduce your expenses even as electricity costs rise.
The maintenance and repair reserve is used to avoid high charges for the owners when carrying out necessary work.
Geothermal or air heat pump? Learn more about the advantages and costs of heat pumps and how to heat your apartment sustainably.
Where should you go out to eat in Leipzig? In the most populous city in Saxony, you can enjoy a wide selection.
Blogger and private real estate investor Fabian Fröhlich talks to Gabriel Seifert, Head of Acquisition at Ziegert EverEstate, about the entire acquisition process.
In this article, the winner of the Ziegert Scholarship talks about her approaches to sustainable, resource-based small town development.
To renovate the bathroom cheaply, good planning is key.
Sustainable furniture is in demand like never before. Learn all about eco-friendly manufactured furniture and how to make your home greener.
Looking for the perfect housewarming gift for a new homeowner? Our experts have suggestions to suit everybody.
Let yourself be inspired by our ideas for an active and diverse autumn in Berlin.
If you want to get to know the real Hamburg, you should take a close look at its most popular neighborhoods. In this article, we introduce you to the port city in more detail.
Hamburg is a city with many facets. Get to know the 10 most popular sights of the Hanseatic city in detail in the fourth part of our series.
In Germany, Schufa plays a central role in granting credit. It is able to perform a credit check and thus assess a person's creditworthiness.
Culture has a proud and long tradition in Hamburg. Here, almost everyone will find an interesting offer, whether theater, museum or musical.
Find yourself in Hamburg? Check out the best 15 restaurants the Hanseatic city has to offer.
As an investor, you have to make decisions in order to find the best options for preserving or increasing your wealth.
Are you planning to purchase an apartment in Hamburg? Experience the unique quality of life of the city on the Elbe now with Ziegert EverEstate.
The numerous offers of ecological electricity often cause uncertainty among consumers. We show what to look out for when selecting electricity providers.
Can’t choose between a Hamburg or Berlin location? Browse our detailed comparison to help you make the right choice.
Discover why Rummelsburg is a popular district to live in, with its appealing architecture and excellent infrastructure.
With these smart tips, you can get your renovation project safely on track.
The right of use and usufruct creates rights that are similar to those of a property owner. It is helpful to know the legal regulations and requirements.
German land registries regulate all ownership relationships, encumbrances, and rights relating to a property.
The teachings of Feng Shui have been inspiring a growing following for years. Feng Shui design promotes the flow of life energy in your home.
We've listed our favorite tax advisors around the country who will help you do your taxes with ease.
Our practical guide shows what you should pay attention to before and during the viewing appointment for a property.
Discover more about living in beautiful Rixdorf and Neukölln, Berlin's creative and vibrant neighbourhood.
Graefekiez is one of Berlin’s most popular districts, filled with coffee shops and desirable properties. Find out why Graefekiez is well worth investigating.
Discover the best of the capital's green spaces.
In Helmholtzkiez you can look forward to an extraordinary atmosphere, which the quarter owes above all to the characteristic Wilhelminian architecture.
Find out the basics of buying a new-build apartment in Germany with our guide to payment schedules.
Getting a mortgage in Germany is possible if you are not a citizen, but there are some things worth knowing before you apply for one.
Efficiency is key when it comes to packing moving boxes. With a few tips and tricks, you can pack up your home quickly with ease.
Inhabitants of the island are campaigning for a sustainable future.
To apply for a real estate loan, you need to prove your creditworthiness. You can do this with specific documents that you submit to the lender.
Many buyers are often unaware of the differences between living area and usable space. Find out here what you need to know with regard to the calculation.
Moving involves a lot of work. By using a local moving company, you save effort, but you have to factor in costs.
Buying an apartment can be an emotional experience. We talk to Kateryna Kosenkova, who just purchased her first home in Berlin.
A gift between siblings, spouses or parents may be exempt from tax under certain circumstances. We explain which legal provisions apply.
From traditional drinking establishments to hipster hotspots: Discover our top 7 Berlin beer gardens.
Thinking about buying a property in Germany? Learn about the key concepts of German real estate law here.
Packed with museums, beer, wurst, artists, music, fascinating history, and lively nightlife, Berlin is a city renowned for its freedom, art, and attitude.
To give you an insight into this often complicated world, we have gone to the experts for some advice on the most important questions.
New financing opportunities for energy-efficient houses, a referendum in Berlin, and podcasts answering your burning questions. Read on for the top stories in June.
Now that you’ve moved to Germany, here’s everything you need to know about settling into your new home.
We interview the founder of one of our favourite expat blogs of 2021, Bastien Allibert from Settle-in-Berlin.
Under a bright blue sky, the city unveils its full potential.
What you need to know as you move into your new home in Germany
Knowing how to build a house in Germany doesn't necessarily mean you need to be a builder and it could be a good way of affording your dream home.
Are you ready to take the leap and move to Germany? Then read about everything you need to know about choosing your new city and finding a place to live.
An introduction to our new blog series about moving to Germany as a foreigner.
ECB negative interest rates sound complex and counter-intuitive, but they can spell good news for property owners. Find out why in our article.
Find out how utility bills in Germany work, what they cost, and how to pay for them.
A summary of the top news topics from May in the German real estate industry.
Compact studio apartments are becoming ever more popular, and could make the ideal investment property. Let’s take a closer look.
We present some of the most common rights and responsibilities of homeowner associations.
We've selected our favourite interior design and ex-pat blogs of the year. Happy reading!
Leipzig is often called the "new" Berlin--but is it really that much more affordable? Let's find out, with up-to-date 2021 prices.
What you need to know about real estate valuation.
Diversity is an important aspect of successful collaboration at work and outside the office. Celebrating Diversity Day 2022, we examine the definition and impact of diversity.
Do you have to pay taxes when selling your home in Germany? We explain the speculation period and other regulations.
Is your productivity at home lagging? Our home office guide is here to help you get set up to work efficiently from home.
There are various legal requirements and conditions when it comes to the right of first refusal. Find answers to the most common questions on this topic here.
Is it possible to save enough money to retire early? Frugalism has gained increasing attention in recent years. We examine the phenomenon in this article.
Learn the protocol for handing over an apartment, either when moving in or moving out.
Berlin's senate passed draft legislation freezing rents and introducing a cap, but the Federal Constitutional Court has overturned the ruling.
Plan in advance and lock in the top conditions.
Find out if it's better to try and pay off your mortgage early through a lump sum prepayment, or if it's better to stick to your regular monthly instalments.
We talk to experienced real estate investor Paul Müller for exclusive insights and tips.
We explain how the Leverage Effect works in real estate investment, and how using debt allows you to produce greater returns using less equity
Is Berlin an affordable place to live? Let's find out with updated 2021 prices!
2021 is the time to experiment with your interior style and discover how to make your apartment’s design serve you best.
Despite being one of Kreuzberg's trendiest districts, Wrangelkiez shows its visitors the authentic Berlin.
Projections for the property market in Germany in the new year look positive, with investments remaining profitable and new incentives for buyers.
Find out how the brokerage commission is distributed.
We break down everything you should know about paying taxes on German real estate.
Get to know the colourful neighbourhood south of Tauentzienstrasse.
So, you've decided to call Berlin your new home! But before you move to the capital, there are a few things you should know...
Discover a jewel of a neighbourhood in the heart of Charlottenburg. Welcome to Savignyplatz!
This is how you live beyond the borders of Prenzlauer Berg.
Here's everything you need to keep in mind if you're considering investing in real estate in Germany as a foreign buyer.
A battle of rival ideologies, some of the world’s greatest architects and a modernist masterpiece. Let’s take a look at Berlin’s Hansaviertel.
Let us show you exactly why this neighbourhood close to Warschauer Strasse is so popular.
While on the search for a new apartment, this is perhaps the first question to ask yourself. We compare the two building types.
Few architects have shaped the building history of the 20th century as much as Hans Scharoun. Let's take a look at his legacy through a lesser-known project in Berlin.
Alternative and unconventional, Connewitz is refreshingly different. Take a look at one of Leipzig's most popular neighbourhoods.
In the west of Kreuzberg is the Bergmannkiez - one of the most beautiful areas of Berlin.
Discover the art, culture, food, and nightlife that make Kollwitzkiez Prenzlauer Berg's most idyllic neighbourhood.
If a move to Berlin is pulling at your heartstrings, we would recommend making the plunge.
The former Stalinallee is one of the most recognisable streets in Berlin. Let’s take a closer look at the street, how it developed, and just why it looks the way it does.
We show you how to renovate your apartment into a long-lasting, sustainable home.
EverEstate GmbH founder Kyrill Radev comments on the developments of the Berlin real estate market and the reactions of the industry to the Corona crisis.
Discover Victoriastadt, the "mini Friedrichshain" and one of Berlin's undiscovered gems.
We explain the most important German real estate financing terms in a simple and understandable way.
Buying an unrenovated apartment might seem like a daunting undertaking, but there are many incentives that make these properties worthwhile investments.
Laid-back, small-town feeling in the middle of Berlin: Discover the neighbourhood around Charlottenburg's Schlossstraße with us.
New legislation in Germany changes how real estate agents' commission should be distributed, saving homebuyers money!
Find out what makes home ownership so attractive at this moment.
In this small piece of Berlin, covering barely ½ sqkm, the history and architecture of the capital can be viewed in microcosm. Join us for a stroll around the Barn Quarter.
We showed you how to clean and tidy your apartment, now it's time to redecorate!
We show you which simple tricks you can use to counteract domestic chaos.
Be prepared to fall in love with an Altbau the moment you lay your eyes on one.
Mediaeval Berlin as imagined by Soviet Walt Disney... Join us as we take a stroll through the Nikolaiviertel, the site of the founding of Berlin 800 years ago.
We have put together a short overview of some of the state-funded financing options available in Germany.
Find out in the following which virtual services we offer and how you can make best use of them.
If you've maxed out Netflix and looking other fun things to do at home, check out our ultimate guide.
Working remotely can sometimes be tricky. We hope these tips will help you get the most out of home office.
As the financial markets sway with uncertainty, the bricks-and-mortar nature of real estate makes it a stable long-term investment even in times of crisis.
The Coronavirus pandemic is causing great uncertainty, yet many people still need to move home. We hope to ease your concerns and provide you with some help and guidance.
Be wary of making these mistakes as you look into financing your new home.
What can a cutting-edge, digital technology have to do with the old-fashioned, bricks-and-mortar real estate industry?