Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield has announced it is entering into a cooperative partnership with retail specialist COMFORT. From March 2017 COMFORT will be Cushman & Wakefield’s exclusive partner for retail letting in Germany.
The COMFORT Group is one of the leading brokerage and advisory firms for retail properties in prime city-centre locations in German-speaking countries. With offices in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Leipzig, Munich, Vienna and Zurich in addition to local specialist knowledge COMFORT offers supra-regional and international expertise.
Yvo Postleb, Head of Cushman & Wakefield in Germany, said: “In Germany we are strengthening our position by broadening the services we offer to clients. The cooperative partnership with COMFORT in retail letting is the logical complement to our already strong and established Retail Investment team. The retail market offers a lot of potential and I am delighted that we have COMFORT as a specialist partner at our side for the benefit of local and global clients.”
Helge T. Strobel, Managing Director and Spokesman of COMFORT Holding GmbH, added: “We are excited by the opportunity of collaborating with Cushman & Wakefield and providing retail letting services to its clients in Germany. Cushman & Wakefield’s global network and its many decades of experience are an excellent fit with our letting expertise.”