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PropTech and Real Estate.

Digitizing the Real Estate industry from within is our mission. And we work on it by combining forces of the best European PropTech companies and leading Real Estate corporates in joint pilot projects and developments.

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Our Strategic Partners:

Aareon AG

Leading provider of consulting and system services

Aareon is Europe’s leading consulting and system house for real estate management. And it sets the benchmark today and in the future for the management of complex business processes in the property industry and its partners in the digital age. With the core values clear, secure and leading the way and many years of experience, Aareon offers the right solution with its Aareon Smart World and a success story for everyone involved.

CMS Hasche Sigle

Germany’s leading commercial law firm

With more than 600 lawyers and tax advisors, CMS is one of Germany’s leading commercial law firms. In addition to their technical expertise, our lawyers and tax advisors have an in-depth understanding of the commercial and market-specific features of the regions and sectors in which our clients operate. We support clients wherever external specialist knowledge is required or additional capacity is needed to provide a company with legal certainty in its day-to-day operations or bring a specific project to a successful conclusion. In doing so, we aim to ensure a collaborative relationship between client and legal advisor at all times.

Commerz Real AG

Specialist for investments in tangible assets

Physical assets are key to any investment strategy designed to achieve long-term stability. This field has been the focus at Commerz Real, a member of Commerzbank Group, for 45 years. We offer you years of experience in financing and managing physical assets. Our portfolio includes funds for private and institutional investors, tailored financing packages for commercial projects, and made-to-measure leasing models for businesses. We concentrate on attractive tangible assets such as real estate, solar parks, ships, power grids and production plants. And we structure our investments in line with your goals and imperatives. Our strength is borne of this diversity. It is the basis for the economic success of our investors, clients and business partners.

Deutsche Reihenhaus AG

Building company – affordable residential properties

We are specialized in residential property inside the city. Our aim is to verify the dream of the own home for families in town - and payable. How? We build with system. We provide our houses and flats with industrial precision and are strictly thought through. And we offer affordable homes for people, so tenants can become home owners. We offer ecologic and economic valuable properties with intelligent overall-architecture and supply concept for the building. Deutsche Reihenhaus stands symbolizes/stands for affordable residential properties for families in the city.

GOLDBECK GmbH

Building company – Experts in planning, design and support

GOLDBECK is a family business in the second generation. We design, build and service a variety of building types. We essentially produce the system elements ourselves that we use to assemble our buildings. A closely meshed network of subsidiaries means we are always close to our customers. When you build with GOLDBECK you have access to all services from a single source. We want to dovetail the construction task and subsequent service component more effectively for our customers.

NAI apollo group

Germany’s leading network of independent real estate consultancies.

NAI apollo is the leading network of independent real estate consultancies in Germany. We have been successfully advising national and international companies for more than 10 years. Our services include sales, letting, building management, valuation, research, investment management and asset and property management and corporate finance consulting. We are represented across Germany with offices in Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Berlin, Munich, Dusseldorf, Essen, Stuttgart, Mülheim an der Ruhr and Ulm. As a partner of NAI Global, our clients have access to more than 6.700 specialists worldwide. In 375 partner offices. In more than 55 countries.

Obotritia Kapital KGaA

Investment company

Obotritia Capital KGaA invests in German commercial real estate and PropTechs.

techem GmbH

Your partner for real estate- and energy management

As one of the global leading utility provider for the real estate industry we offer innovative solutions and perfect services in energy management: reliable, convenient, sustainable. Thereby we lower energy consumption and energy costs of our customers and their tenants and help in addition to avoid year after year more than 6. 5 million barrels of CO2. State-of-the-art radio technology, electronic data transfer and digital premium rate service ease the working life for the responsible real estate professional and provides and efficient heating- and operating costs/expenses account.

VONOVIA SE

Germany’s leading residential real estate company

Vonovia is Germany’s first housing association to be included in the DAX-30 index. To be leading not only means for us that our company owns 353,000 homes in all attractive towns and regions throughout Germany. Being a market leader is inextricably linked to responsibility – responsibility for the roughly one million people who are at home with us. For Vonovia, our responsibility as a landlord does not end at the front door. Vonovia takes on responsibility for whole residential districts. That means we invest in good neighbourhoods, the coexistence of people from different cultures, and climate protection. Together with our social projects, in this way, comfortable and attractive neighbourhoods are created.

In Short:

Apartments
400
Square meters of Office Space
2.1
Yearly Construction Projects
3600
Households
11

Our Network Partners:

Bits & Pretzels

The Founders Festival

Bits & Pretzels is an application-only, three-day festival that connects 5,000 founders, investors, startup enthusiasts, and all other decision-makers of the startup ecosystem. The festival takes place in a unique setting around the Oktoberfest in Munich from September 30th – October 2nd, 2018. The most successful founders from all around the world, as well as young aspiring entrepreneurs, will meet at the event for inspiration, learning, and matchmaking. On the last day, all attendees and speakers come together in one tent with one goal: liquid networking.

EY

Building a better working world

At EY, we are committed to building a better working world — with increased trust and confidence in business, sustainable growth, development of talent in all its forms, and greater collaboration. We want to build a better business world through our own actions and by engaging with like-minded organizations and individuals. This is our purpose — and why we exist as an organization. Running through our organization is a strong sense of obligation to serve several different stakeholders who count on us to deliver quality and excellence in everything we do. We want to use our global reach and scale to convene the conversation about the challenges facing economies and the capital markets. When business works better, the world works better.

Feldhoff & Cie

The leading real estate communications agency

Feldhoff & Cie. is the leading communications agency with the most comprehensive and resilient network of decision-makers in the German real estate industry.

German PropTech Initiative e.V.

Connecting PropTech Founders

The German PropTech Initiative connects real estate founders of digital business models in the German-speaking area. Our goal is the exchange among each other and the bundled representation of the members activities towards the players of the real estate industry as well towards the investors and the media.

Gründerzentrum HIGHEST

Home of Innovation, GrowtH, EntrepreneurShip and Technology Management

HIGHEST is the Startup and Innovation Center at Technische Universität Darmstadt. Our vision is to lead Startups in the field of high-tech and digitisation to success.
For this purpose, we offer numerous support services: this ranges from the assistance for young founders in the development of a business model and the search for investors and suitable funding programmes. With our FabLab and the Open Digital Lab we provide digital technologies from the areas of Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence and 3D-Print to students, researchers and also businesses.
In addition, HIGHEST is a network platform with a very long range on topics surrounding business creation: for example, about 1000 visitors from economics, science and politics attended our last Startup- & Innovation Day. Our regulars’ table for founders is always very well attended, as well as our club evening for our HIGHEST-Club 1877 members, which takes place twice a year. With our offers we belong to the top entrepreneurial universities in Germany.

What we offer:

Pilot Projects with our Real Estate partners

You will benefit from our strong partnerships with the leading Real Estate companies in Germany.

Investment of EUR 50.000 for Equity

blackprint Booster as investor in your company.

Office Space in Downtown Frankfurt (Main)

Your personal workplace for your team, whenever you need it.

Access to digital and real estate mentors

Obtain mentoring from experienced heads from the industry.

Coaching in all startup relevant areas

You will participate in valuable workshops with trained coaches e.g. company positioning, growth hacking, pitch presentation and many more.

Access to VC-capital on our Demo-Day

This event takes place at the end of our batch. You will present your pitch and your achievements over the course of the batch and (at best) will go home with offers to VC-capital.

„PropTech companies solve inefficiencies in the real estate industry with digital and scalable business models by applying technology.“

blackprintpartners, 2016
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Our Portfolio:

Meet our Team:

Alexander Ubach-Utermöhl

Managing Director

Dr. Sebastian Schmidt

Managing Director

Marc Stilke

Co-Initiator

Jakob Schulz

Senior Program Manager

Jill Herpich

Junior Content Marketing Manager

Gabriela Anna Giegerich

Program Management

Rame Metaj

Research

Felix Schuster

Graphic Design

Mark Tornow

Business Development

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