In a guest post for “Wallstreet Online”, Torsten C. Wesch, Managing Director of the redos institutional GmbH, writes about the impact of a possible rise in interest rates on real estate investments. A comparison of the scenarios for residential and retail real estate shows that the compensation of prise-raising effects of a rise in interest rates by adverse developments in retail real estate is more likely. In this context, Wesch warns to underestimate the effects of politically motivated measures on the development of real estate prices.

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