Modern buildings close to the harbor in Duisburg
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City of Duisburg

A view of the modern urban architecture in Duisburg

City overview

Duisburg is located in the western state of North-Rhine Westphalia and lies at the junction of Germany’s two main rivers, the Rhine and Ruhr. With a population of 498,110 as of 2017, it is the fifth largest city in the state with an area of 232 km².

Duisburg’s port is the world's largest inland port making it a hub for logistics in central Europe. The port is well connected to all mediums of transport making it an ideal location for global trade. Popularly known as the steel city, it hosts firms such as ThyssenKrupp Stahl AG and Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann GmbH.

The residential real estate market in Duisburg was extremely active in the year 2017 with more than 500 properties sold and a turnover volume of €223 million.

Real estate market trends & outlook

The increasing real estate prices and shortage of properties in major cities such as Cologne and Düsseldorf have shifted focus towards smaller cities such as Duisburg and Bonn. Prices for residential apartments were between €1,000/sqm and €1,400/sqm for prime location including the Wedau district. However, the price range for average locations were between €480/sqm to €750/sqm, basic locations offered €300/sqm to €500/sqm in 2018.

Furthermore, condominiums in Duisburg were priced between €1,080/sqm on an average, while rents for new lease were priced at €6/sqm in 2018. High unemployment rate and low income are one of the reasons for moderate growth in the city.

How prices are growing in
major German cities?

Germany's strong economic growth has resulted in price increases across German cities: On average the prices doubled in the last 10 years. Rents also follow the house price development in Germany: the average increase amounts to 50% between 2008 and 2018.

In Duisburg, purchase prices for condominiums were priced at €1,080/sqm with average rent of €6/sqm in 2018.

The below figure depicts the purchase prices in Duisburg and other German cities for 2018.

A graphical comparison of apartment purchase prices for German cities including Duisburg

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