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Berlin faces housing crisis amid soaring property prices

Property prices in Berlin are skyrocketing, rising faster than any other city in the world. The boom has been triggered by cheap borrowing rates for homeowners, a fast-growing population, plus investors seeing a golden opportunity. For many Berliners, finding somewhere to live at an affordable price is now extremely difficult. Our colleagues from France 2 report, with FRANCE 24's Ivana Scatola.

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A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Gaëlle Essoo.

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