How much more will real estate prices fall?

Development area in Cologne

New buildings from developers are particularly affected by the current drop in real estate prices.

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Dusseldorf Many market observers didn’t want to admit it back in the summer, but since the third quarter it’s a reality: property prices in Germany are falling almost everywhere. The main reason is the sharp increase in interest rates in the construction industry, which have quadrupled since January.

Unlike stock markets, for example, where supply and demand adjust every second, the real estate market is slow and reacts with a long delay. So the key question is: how much more will property prices fall due to the interest rate shock? Handelsblatt asked the industry and answered the most important questions.

Real estate prices: What is the current situation on the real estate market?

For a few days now, there has been an overview of real transaction prices, i.e. not only offer prices from real estate portals. And they show that prices are actually falling.

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