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Completely carefree when buying real estate in Germany with our broker support

Buying a property is one of the most important decisions in life. After all, this decision means a huge financial and logistical effort. Nevertheless, the prospect of a worthwhile investment, more stability and individual living space is the dream of many. Do you also think about buying a villa or a detached house in Germany? Our estate agents Engel & Völkers Germany will be happy to advise you. As a market-leading real estate company, we know where living is easy and are represented nationwide in all 16 federal states with a total of more than 270 residential property shops. Benefit from our detailed technical and market knowledge as well as from our unique global partner network. You are unsure which real estate location is best for you? At Engel & Völkers Germany, we draw your attention to the advantages of the respective region, provide you with up-to-date market data and inform you about the characteristics that every good location should have. With a look at our portfolio, you will get a first impression of the fabulous villas and single-family homes that our estate agents Engel & Völkers Germany are currently offering for sale.

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These factors help you identify prime real estate locations

When you buy a villa or a family home, you want to make sure not only to invest in a great property, but also in an excellent location. This guide, which our estate agents from Engel & Völkers Germany have put together for you, should help you with the purchase decision. A good infrastructure is undoubtedly one of the important indicators of a good residential area. A convenient and fast connection to the motorway network as well as to the public transport, sufficient shops, care and educational facilities for children as well as cozy cafes and good restaurants suggest an exclusive residential area. Furthermore, homebuyers should look for green spaces around their villa or family home. Living with a view of the countryside and the availability of public parks and other recreational areas increase the quality of life many times over. Of course, a low crime rate is one of the basic requirements for a good real estate location. The relevant information is available from your estate agent Engel & Völkers Germany or on the websites of the competent authorities. After all, pedestrian friendliness is a sign of an attractive residential area. If you can reach schools, shops, parks and restaurants within walking distance, it is perceived by real estate buyers as a real asset. When choosing your location, do you attach particular importance to various other features that were not mentioned here? Our real estate agents are happy to provide more information.

Buying property - but where? Our new market report provides information on individual real estate markets in Germany

You are undecided whether you should buy a villa, or a detached house in the countryside or in the city, in a large metropolis or a small town? Engel & Völkers Deutschland real estate brokers offer a comprehensive insight into 60 real estate markets examined by Engel & Völkers in the current residential real estate market report 2018/19. As a general rule, there has been a boom in the German residential real estate market for years. The positive price dynamics are particularly evident in the metropolitan areas and their catchment areas, where our market experts notice the highest price increases. These include, above all, the seven largest cities in Germany: Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Cologne, Stuttgart and Dusseldorf. Despite the price increases, the general conditions for the purchase of a villa or a detached house can still be considered positive due to the strong economy, growing wage increases and lower mortgage rates. For more details on the submarkets, please visit our Engel & Völkers Residential Property Market Report 2018/19.

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Our estate agents from Engel & Völkers Germany take care of your real estate needs - from the first personal meeting to the signing of the purchase contract. In an individual consultation, we clarify all essentials and will gladly answer all your questions about the purchase of a villa or a family home in Germany. Schedule an appointment in one of our residential real estate shops in your area or just stop by spontaneously. We look forward to you.

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