This article showcases our top picks for the best Germany based Real Estate Investment companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Real Estate Investment industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Germany Real Estate Investment Companies
Exporo offers investors an overview of real estate projects in which they can invest easily, transparently and free of charge. The idea begins in 2013 with the realization that real estate project developers are increasingly looking for alternative sources of finance, as banks no longer finance entire projects as usual due to stricter regulation, and that private investors only have a lot of money, with good conditions and easy to invest in real estate.
The result of this observation is the firm decision to develop its own online marketplace to offer real estate projects as an investment opportunity and to provide capital directly between private investors and real estate companies. Simon Brunke, Björn Maronde, Tim Bütecke and Julian Oertzen founded the online platform in 2014, they are constantly evolving and they are board members of Exporo AG.
The company now employs more than 120 people and is based in Hamburg’s HafenCity.. .
Homeday is a real estate company. It provides a platform for data-driven pairing in the real estate industry.
Its platform helps real estate agents to pair with private property owners to sell their property. The Company offers a platform for property owners to find brokers, as well as provides real estate appraisal, land valuation, and leasing services.
Homeday was founded by Steffen Wicker and Dmitri Uvarovski in 2014.. .
FINEXITY AG was founded in 2018 with the purpose to liberalise the real asset market so that everyone around the globe has the opportunity to flexibly invest in real assets regardless of their budget, know-how and location. Consequently, FINEXITY has built a shopping portal that enables investors to invest in pre-selected assets within 3 minutes starting at 500 Euros, whilst granting them with the opportunity to trade their profit-shares (security-tokens) via our blockchain-based marketplace 24/7.
This way, FINEXITY utilises blockchain-technology to raise both accessibility and market liquidity within the real asset market.. .
realbest is Germany’s first online sales platform for residential real estate. The company digitizes the sales process and accompanies real estate transactions – from real estate valuation for the private home or apartment salesman to the online reservation by the buyer.
Market professionals such as estate agents, financial advisers and other intermediaries handle the acquisition and placement of residential real estate not only on site, but also online and benefit from cooperation in the network. Thus, realbest ensures a faster purchase and high transparency, at the end of which the seller achieves the best price for his property.
After all, the reach of real estate offers is also being increased by the digital network, which means that much more customer potential is being exploited.. .
Estating democratizes real estate investments and opens the door to picking premium properties for everybody. It connects international supply with untapped global demand.
It does so with a bankable and fractionalised product, protected inside the regulated financial system enabling a frictionless and enjoyable user-experience.. .
Berlin Partner offers business and technology support for companies, investors, and scientific institutions in Berlin. It offers its customers a broad range of consultancy and information services through its products such as Business Welcome, Business Financing, Business Locating, and Business Recruiting packages.
In addition, the Business Location Center offers all the relevant information about Berlin as a commercial location. It is the central point of contact for companies wishing to relocate to the city.
It also supports local companies in all matters relating to foreign trade, and securing and developing sites. As a Public Private Partnership, the business development corporation is supported by more than 160 private companies and is commissioned by the Berlin Senate to market the German capital as a business location..
Drooms is the leading provider of data rooms in Europe, connecting professionals and information in the worlds’ real capital markets. Drooms’ mission is to drive the transformation of manual processes into smart digital work streams by connecting data and professionals across boundaries.
Drooms is ISO 27001 certified and GDPR compliant. It provides an online platform for the transparent, efficient and secure management of confidential business processes such as: – Commercial real estate transactions – Mergers and Acquisitions – NPL transactions – Board communications Data room solutions on offer: – Drooms TRANSACTION delivers intuitiveness and speed to the due diligence process.
It guarantees a smart workflow with the use of artificial intelligence. – Drooms PORTFOLIO allows for the intelligent and secure management of multiple assets throughout the hold phase all within a single platform.
Clients can enjoy 24/7 customer support available in 5 languages by choosing the data room that best fits current business needs. For the most complex transactions and to help streamline processes, Drooms offers support with collecting, indexing, and digitising documents to help build master data room and take advantage of the perks that come with using a complete software and service solution from a single source.
Drooms has supported 15 000 projects amounting to over EUR 300 billion since its inception. Currently there are 90 000 users across 165 countries using Drooms virtual data rooms.
Drooms is the only software provider in the world offering its data rooms completely online. Meet the Drooms Web Shop here https://shop.drooms.com/home/.
KlickOwn is a digital platform leveraging blockchain technology to build the best real estate investing experience. That means minimizing fees, improving return potential, and unlocking access for all investors.
For our revolutionary approach we’ve been regularly recognized by publications like Welt and Investing.com as one of the most exciting fintech startups in Germany. KlickOwn enables everyone to invest completely digitally and barrier-free in top-tier European properties and lets real estate owners address a new class of investors.
The convenient and fully digital investment process allows everyone to invest within a few minutes. KlickOwn transfers the digital assets, which are tied to the investment in the respective underlying real estate project, directly into the investor’s personal account.
Moreover, investors can easily sell their digital assets 24/7 on cooperating digital currency exchanges.. .
Saxovent is a Berlin-based developer of renewable energy, real estate, and agricultural projects. We are also active as a venture capital investor.
In our capacity as an operator as well as an investor we strive to preserve the earth as a place worth living for our children. Saxovent’s commitment is already saving approximately 625,000 tons of CO2 annually – the total emissions of approximately 60,000 people in Germany..
Mezzany – a brand of OneCrowd Group
Mezzany, founded 2015 in Dresden, is a platform for equity-based crowdfunding in real estate. Private as well as institutional investors can invest digitally and free of charge in real-estate-projects and thereby benefit from their economic success.
Next to Seedmatch for investments in innovative companies and Econeers for investments in sustainable projects and companies, Mezzany is one of the three brands that belong to OneCrowd Group.. .
Deutsche Pfandbriefbank is a European specialist bank that focuses on real estate financing and public investment finance. In addition to Germany, the main business focus is on Great Britain, France, Spain, the nordic countries, and countries in Central and Eastern Europe.
In these core markets, pbb offers its customers a strong local presence with expert knowledge across the whole spectrum of the financing process. The company was founded in June 2009 and is headquartered in Unterschleißheim, Germany..
Francono Rhein-Main GmbH
Francono Rhein-Main GmbH is a residential property company that acquires, develops, and rents real estate properties primarily in the Rhine-Main and Rhine-Neckar regions of Germany. It primarily focuses on residential real estate properties, including apartments, individual commercial units, and multiple-family units in Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Wiesbaden, Darmstadt, Aschaffenburg, Mannheim and Kaiserslauter.
The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Francono Rhein-Main GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Grainger Plc..
Deutsche Annington Immobilien
Deutsche Annington is Germany’s largest private-sector residential real estate company both in terms of portfolio value and the number of units owned. As at September 30, 2014, Deutsche Annington owned some 184,000 residential units worth a total of € 11.4 billion.
The company is present throughout Germany. Deutsche Annington has its headquarters in Düsseldorf and employs more than 3,400 People (as at September 30, 2014).
Deutsche Annington is a modern service company which strengthens its competitiveness with thorough quality management and innovative offers in the interest of its customers.. .
Ernst Russ Group
The Ernst Russ Group is a publicly listed asset and investment manager with a focus on the asset classes of shipping and real estate. The Ernst Russ Group manages a fleet of around 90 container, tanker and bulker ships as well as other vessels.
They are either actively managed or are managed as fund ships by shipping partners. The Ernst Russ Group acts as an asset manager for various assets in the real estate, shipping and alternative investments segments.
In addition to their asset and ship management business activities, they specialise in investor management. Investor management encompasses both the raising of capital from institutional investors and the fiduciary management of placed equity.
The companies belonging to the Ernst Russ Group currently manage funds with a total volume of approximately 4.9 billion euros – with the main focus on shipping, real estate and alternative investments.. .
We believe real estate is an asset class bound for big changes. Our mission is to make investing in European real estate as easy & rewarding as investing in market-priced, publicly-traded stock.
By providing an online real estate investment market network open to everybody, we connect real estate project sponsors with investors based on a security-grade investment product. We strive for a new level of transparency, low-cost distribution, and attractive returns in real estate investing – build on proprietary technology.
We are a team of experienced founders with a background in finance, strategy consulting and FinTech startups. Learn more & get in touch at careers.brickgate.org..
Konig & Cie
Konig & Cie is an investment firm whose core business of shipping investments, private equity, and real estate and Infrastructure. Konig & Cie was founded by Tobias Konig in 1999.
Since then Konig & Cie has launched more as 80 closed-end funds with a total investment volume of more than 4.2 billion euros. Most of these funds are investments in ships, putting Konig & Cie into the top quartile of all ship initiators in Germany..
EURAMCO Asset Management
EURAMCO operates internationally and launches ground-breaking Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) through EURAMCO Invest GmbH. Their investments focus on the promising fields of real estate and renewable energy.
Their 80 experienced employees worldwide enable clients to maximize their opportunities and minimize their risks. Their team of experts is also responsible for establishing soundly structured funds and delivering professional fund and asset management.
They are distinguished from their competitors by their bespoke investor services, through which they ensure that no investor need goes unmet. They currently manage more than 60 funds representing 40,000 investors and an investment volume of over €4 billion.
Their dependable and professional asset and investment management means private and institutional investors can profit from opportunities in real assets.. .
This article was written by David Friedmman from Welp Magazine. The editor for this article was Tess Page. If your company is featured in this article and you want to have amendments made please contact us on: [email protected].
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