Real Estate and architects
Do you have a dispute with a real estate agent, a technical expert or a private builder? Do you want to complain about the remuneration of engineering or architectural services?
The Ombudsmann Immobilien*
(Real Estate Ombudsman)
The German Real Estate Association in cooperation with the Association of Private Builders run an out-of-court dispute resolution body. Members of the German Real Estate Association: real estate agents, administrators and technical experts. The body covers,
disputes between consumers and members of the German Real Estate Association disputes between consumers and companies stemming from:
- real estate development agreements
- building contracts
- real estate purchase agreements (for residential purposes)
- residential property purchase agreements
Good to know: Member companies are obliged to take part in the ADR procedure. However, the decision is neither binding for consumers nor for companies.
Phone.: +49 30/27572611
The Verbraucherschlichtungsstelle für Architekten- und Ingenieurleistungen*
(Consumer Conciliation Body for Architects and Engineers)
is competent to handle disputes between consumers and traders concerning the remuneration of engineering and architectural services.
Phone: +49 621-860 861-0
* alternative dispute resolution body