Mortgage Tips & Tricks

A series of helpful tips, constructed by our mortgage experts, for you to thoroughly understand the German mortgage market.

Special child allowance for new home owners (Baukindergeld)

KfW and the Federal Ministry of the Interior for Construction and Home Affairs, provide subsidies to promote the first purchase of owner-occupied properties for families and single parents with children with the goal of promoting home ownership. ...
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How to get a mortgage in Germany

Everything you need to know about getting a mortgage in Germany. If you're looking to buy German property, learn about the quirks of German mortgages and get some special tips for foreigners before buying your dream ... ...
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6 German tax law issues residential property owners should know about

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Can I get a mortgage with a temporary residence permit in Germany?

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5 reasons why you should consult a mortgage advisor

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Step-by-Step Guide: Buying Property in Germany

The Complete Process Explained ...
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How to get a Mortgage in Germany: key decisions and terms illustrated

This presentation walks you through the key terminology you need to know when you intend to apply for a mortgage in Germany. ...
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How to Refinance your Mortgage in Germany

The following article will deep dive into your follow-up financing options as a German mortgage owner. ...
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Which documents do you need when you apply for a German mortgage?

Germans banks are very meticulous when it comes to paperwork. And they'll be sure to take their time when it comes to requesting your documents. ...
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6 Tips on How to Find a Property in Germany

So you’ve decided to take the plunge and buy a property in Germany, but don’t know where to start. As an expat, it can seem difficult to find the right sources of information when it comes to the property market. Here are a few handy resources that can help you find your dream home. ...
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