• The transaction volume rose up 5% to €12.8bn year on year in the first half of 2020
  • 80% of the investment volume was allocated to the seven largest office markets Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Cologne, Munich and Stuttgart – Berlin clearly in the first place
  • Portfolio deals gained significantly in importance - mainly driven by company takeovers
  • The average prime yield in the Top 7 office markets decreased by 0.2%-points to 2.89% compared with the first half of 2019. Measured against the first quarter, it held steady
  • Outlook: transaction volume of €20bn realistic for the full year 2020