London, UK - Knight Frank the leading independent global property consultancy, has expanded its German operations in Berlin with the addition of the already well-established Hettrich Sauer & Cie, to open its third office in Germany, illustrating its on-going commitment to growing its presence in the country.
With this office opening, Knight Frank now has three operating offices in Germany; Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich, and has identified Hamburg as its next strategic target.
Hettrich Sauer & Cie, based in Berlin, acts nationwide on behalf of national and international clients, advising institutional real estate investors, family offices, banks, insurers, pension funds and private individuals
The business will be headed by Sascha Hettrich and Ole Sauer and will cover the core Commercial service lines of Investment, Valuation and Global Corporate Services and Tenant Representation.
Chris Bell, managing director of Europe at Knight Frank said: “Germany is one of the strongest European markets and we want to make sure we are capitalising on any arising opportunities. From an already strong base of our offices in Frankfurt and Munich, we are delighted to be growing our German platform, Sascha and Ole are the perfect team to do this with. Their experience and market knowledge means they are best placed to be able to grow a strong client base in Berlin.”
Sacha Hettrich commented: ““For our national and international clients we now can offer a broader and sound national approach with three offices in Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich and an international business approach to assist our cross border clients as well.”