Alexander Berlin – Perspektive
Alexander – a new unique development near Kurfürstendamm
October 31, 2018

Situated on Emser Strasse, ALEXANDER is a outstanding, seven-storey building whose 42 stylish homes offer carefully planned layouts, exceptional build quality and first-class fixtures and fittings. The units range from...

Situated on Emser Strasse, ALEXANDER is a outstanding, seven-storey building whose 42 stylish homes offer carefully planned layouts, exceptional build quality and first-class fixtures and fittings. The units range from flats for discerning singles to larger apartments and spacious penthouses as well as a separate coach house in the courtyard garden. Floor areas range from 50 to 1,000 square metres, while ten of the units even boast direct lift access.
Boasting its own park-like garden, our latest premium development is named after the famous thinker and explorer Alexander von Humboldt, a man who travelled the world yet always came back to his roots in Berlin.

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Berlin-Eisenzahn-Halle-Rundfenster
Forging Hammers and Flying Sparks
October 17, 2018

Sophisticated design, the highest expectations and uncompromising quality: the elaborate details in a typical RALF SCHMITZ property could cause any master blacksmith to literally break out in a sweat.

Sophisticated design, the highest expectations and uncompromising quality: the elaborate details in a typical RALF SCHMITZ property could cause any master blacksmith to literally break out in a sweat.

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Duesseldorf-Duesseltal-Tiergartenstrasse-Hardenberg-Entree
At first sight
September 26, 2018

Luxurious RALF SCHMITZ apartment buildings don’t just cast a stylish spell on the outside – entering the tastefully designed foyers is a uniquely elegant experience too

Luxurious RALF SCHMITZ apartment buildings don’t just cast a stylish spell on the outside – entering the tastefully designed foyers is a uniquely elegant experience too

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Greifweg Eingang aus Naturstein
The finishing touch
August 29, 2018

To start, a few basic facts about natural stone: not every natural stone is marble. Most of the time, other stones like limestone, granite, quartzite or sandstone are the ones...

To start, a few basic facts about natural stone: not every natural stone is marble. Most of the time, other stones like limestone, granite, quartzite or sandstone are the ones “hiding” under the polished and delicately shimmering surface.

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Modell Eisenzahn 1 in Berlin Charlottenburg
Little Utopias – Architectural Models
August 08, 2018

Constructing the impressive façade of the “Eisenzahn 1” property took more than two months. The supporting structure was made of MDF; maple wood was then applied as a veneer for...

Constructing the impressive façade of the “Eisenzahn 1” property took more than two months. The supporting structure was made of MDF; maple wood was then applied as a veneer for the flat areas and in solid wood for the cornices and bay windows, whose perfectly rendered lines and curves showcase the remarkable artistic skill of the model makers.

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Stadthäuser Hamburg
Enduring Elegance
July 18, 2018

In the finest of Hamburg’s western suburbs, RALF SCHMITZ is building luxury townhouses that offer a stylish, contemporary take on local architectural tradition

In the finest of Hamburg’s western suburbs, RALF SCHMITZ is building luxury townhouses that
offer a stylish, contemporary take on local architectural tradition

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Portrait Ralf Schmitz & Axel Schmitz
The Secret of Great Floor Plans
June 27, 2018

At company headquarters in Kempen, Ralf Schmitz and Axel Martin Schmitz discuss suites of rooms, individual design and rooms that serve multiple purposes.

At company headquarters in Kempen, Ralf Schmitz and Axel Martin Schmitz discuss suites of rooms, individual design and rooms that serve multiple purposes.

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Eisenzahn 1 Berlin-Charlottenburg Eingang
Lending buildings a face
June 06, 2018

For too long, German cities have been dominated by architecture determined almost solely by its function; only occasionally has it achieved the effect of painterly old cities and elegant prewar...

For too long, German cities have been dominated by architecture determined almost solely by its function; only occasionally has it achieved the effect of painterly old cities and elegant prewar facades.

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Eröffnung Showroom Grunewald
Guests in Grunewald
May 16, 2018

Multiple occasions call for festivities, and this time there were at least two good reasons to celebrate. For one, the publication of Exceptional Homes – The Classic Style of RALF...

Multiple occasions call for festivities, and this time there were at least two good reasons to celebrate. For one, the publication of Exceptional Homes – The Classic Style of RALF SCHMITZ, est. 1864.

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Portrait Ralf Schmitz 1977
Architecture in its fifth generation
April 25, 2018

The firm’s fascinating history began in 1864 when Peter Heinrich Schmitz founded a construction company on the Lower Rhine. Churches, monasteries and factories as well as simple residential and commercial...

The firm’s fascinating history began in 1864 when Peter Heinrich Schmitz founded a construction company on the Lower Rhine. Churches, monasteries and factories as well as simple residential and commercial buildings were the purview of the company.

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Broschure Linienstraße 72
New locations, new profiles
April 04, 2018

Following numerous building projects in exclusive locations around the metropolis on the River Spree, RALF SCHMITZ now has finally brought its exquisite architecture to Berlin-Mitte, on the history-laden Linienstraße

Following numerous building projects in exclusive locations around the metropolis on the River Spree, RALF SCHMITZ now has finally brought its exquisite architecture to Berlin-Mitte, on the history-laden Linienstraße

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Portrait Ralf Schmitz
Bringing clarity to complexity – Ralf Schmitz writes
March 14, 2018

In his regular newspaper column, the developer illuminates wide-ranging and often complex topics. A man with over 40 years’ experience in the field, Ralf Schmitz knows a thing or two...

In his regular newspaper column, the developer illuminates wide-ranging and often complex topics. A man with over 40 years’ experience in the field, Ralf Schmitz knows a thing or two about property, be it buying your own home, investing in bricks and mortar, providing for old age, or taking advantage of historically low interest rates. And he’s more than happy to share his insights and opinions when asked, something he does in a no-nonsense, easily understood and often entertaining way that helps make the subject matter more approachable.

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Ralf Schmitz Services
The Full-Service Philosophy
February 21, 2018

At RALF SCHMITZ, we put the customer first – that’s why we never compromise in our pursuit of peerless quality and design.

At RALF SCHMITZ, we put the customer first – that’s why we never compromise in our pursuit of peerless quality and design.

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Exceptional Homes – The Classic Style of RALF SCHMITZ
February 01, 2018

As good as living can get: real estate with a rare combination of outstanding location, stylish architecture, and high-quality materials

As good as living can get: real estate with a rare combination of outstanding location, stylish architecture, and high-quality materials

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Showroom Berlin Arbeitszimmer
Exclusive New Show Home in Grunewald, Berlin
January 10, 2018

A luxury apartment is transformed into a show home with sumptuous furnishings by Italian label Bottega Veneta.

A luxury apartment is transformed into a show home with sumptuous furnishings by Italian label Bottega Veneta.

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Stadthaus Griegstraße Berlin Grunewald
Iconic Villas and Townhouses
December 20, 2017

Embodying style, culture and tradition, these elegant homes are built to last

Embodying style, culture and tradition, these elegant homes are built to last

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