The argument for buying residential property in Germany may appear compelling, with annual rental yields of about 7.5 per cent, compared to 2.5 per cent in Ireland.
But, like most investments, these returns are based on the assumption that there will be solid growth in rental income, as well as appreciation in property prices over the investment period.
German home ownership - at 43 per cent of the population - is currently among the lowest in Europe...
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