The total investment volume in Q3 reached EUR 633.6 mln in 20 transactions.
Our positive view of the market is supported by a 10% increase in investment volumes over the trailing twelve months (TTM) in comparison with the Q2 number.
With total investment volumes in 2019 already reaching 85% of the full year 2018 number, we are confident of that 2019 will be another year of EUR 3 billion + volumes.
The office sector was again the most liquid with almost EUR 305 mln transacted (48% of total Q3 volumes). The Retail sector followed with 25% whilst the Hotel sector has enjoyed a buoyant period with a 16% share of total investment volumes.
Germans were the most active investors in Q3, accounting for 38% of transaction volumes, whilst domestic investors were the other dominant nationality with 32% of volumes being attributed to these groups.