Inheritance: will, compulsory portion, tax and spouse – all facts and tips

Correct and advantageous to heirs but above all to bequeathing can be difficult under certain circumstances. There are many things that have to be observed, many formalities that have to be adhered to in order to secure the inheritance. A will is always the simplest solution to ensure that one’s own interests are safeguarded even […]

New apartment? Preparation for the visit and landlord: Questions App – Online & Free

You have a tour coming up soon? What you should pay attention to, we at FIV have put together for you. The most important tips and questions that you have to ask, but also questions that you expect from the landlord! Prepare yourself perfectly for your apartment inspection – for your dream apartment! Here you […]

Broker advantages and disadvantages: Buy and Sell – The Interview

Someday it will be. If you are not currently working in the real estate industry yourself and find yourself in a situation that has to do with real estate, sooner or later you will ask yourself: “Wouldn’t it make more sense to hire an estate agent? On the one hand there is usually the cost […]

Expert: Buy property or not? Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne, Düsseldorf and Munich

Many people play with the idea of buying a property in one of the popular cities. These cities include Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne, Düsseldorf and Munich. But to find the suitable real estate is not at all so easy and as a layman it is often difficult to evaluate whether it is worthwhile to invest in […]

Brokers – House selling as heritage and future housing

In our editorial department this week we had the case that a reader had inherited a house and actually did not know what to do with her inheritance. That’s why we did some research and are now meeting the real estate expert Jan Rickel from Bingen. He explained to us in conversation what possibilities there […]

Condominium as a capital investment: Investing sensibly

Many people come up with the idea of investing in a condo in the course of their lives. Especially as a layman questions arise again and again. We have interviewed an expert in this field for you. Here you can find out everything you need to know about condominiums as a capital investment. Interview with […]

Investment real estate: tax advantages? Nursing home? – Questions and answers

Many real estate issues are complex. In particular, topics such as capital investment are often incomprehensible to laypeople. It is therefore all the more pleasant when someone who is familiar with this topic explains it in simple words. FIV has conducted an interview with an expert for you. In this interview you will learn everything […]

Buy your own apartment – procedure, costs, advantages & disadvantages

As soon as you move into your first own apartment, most people say: rent, rent, rent. Every month you go to work many hours to spend most of your time on the next rent, which is due at the beginning of the month. No wonder that many young people become friends with the idea of […]

Construction methods – prefabricated house, solid house or log house?

After the first years of working life, many people think about whether it is time to start a family. The founding of a family is often linked to a plan to move into a larger apartment or even into a house. Once the decision has been made and you are planning to have a house […]

Does a property make sense as a capital investment?

Property as a capital investment – Many people come to the point at some point in their lives where they wonder whether it might make sense to invest in a property. As a layman it is sometimes quite difficult to find your way around the topics of real estate. We have interviewed an expert for […]

Rent or sell real estate – that’s how it works: Find a broker

A lot of people look forward to it all the time at school. Everybody wants to take the big step and finally move out. But when the time comes, there are many things you have to find out to make everything work the way you want it to. The most important thing you need in […]

Appointment for viewing: Mistakes and tips for your new apartment – from the realtor

Everybody has had a viewing appointment for an apartment before. One differentiates between an open inspection to which everyone can come and an inspection which was agreed upon by a private invitation. No matter what kind of sightseeing it is, that one also gets the apartment in the end is never certain. We have conducted […]

Sell a condominium – Procedure, find a buyer & valuation

There are many ways to become the owner of a condo. When young people own condominiums, the reason is usually an inheritance. But there are also other possibilities, as some young people choose to pay a condo in installments rather than spend their money on the monthly rent. Both cases have different advantages and disadvantages. […]

Capital investment real estate – money long-term in real estate property invest

The question of which capital investment is the most lucrative cannot be answered in general terms. Depending on the investment volume and personal goals, the search for the best investments can be more or less difficult. The fact is, however, that the right capital investment with a suitable yield brings a worthwhile increase in value […]