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The most important milestones in our company history

GEHAG (Berlin)

1924 GEHAG was founded in Berlin
1925 Start modern housing development



Completion of world-famous Britz Horseshoe Estate

GEHAG (Berlin)

(Frankfurt am Main)

1998 Privatisation Start operational business activity
1999 Initial public offering
2006 Acquisition Eisenbahn-Siedlungs-Gesellschaft and Fortimo GmbH Termination of domination agreement Deutsche Bank



Merger GEHAG and Deutsche Wohnen

2008 Classification of Deutsche Wohnen’s estates as UNESCO World Heritage sites
2010 Rise in the MDAX
2012 Purchase of BauBeCon portfolio
2013 Takeover GSW Immobilien AG (Berlin)
2014 90 years of GEHAG



Beginning of new construction after almost 20 years in Potsdam-Babelsberg. Development project awarded the “Gold” certificate by the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB).

2016 Beginning of capital expenditure/new construction investment programme
2017 Name change to Deutsche Wohnen SE, Berlin
2018 Takeover of GETEC media GmbH (now SYNVIA media GmbH)
Voluntary commitment “Our promise to tenants”



Strengthening new construction and joining the German leading index DAX.

2021 Publication of a climate road map to 2040
Grouping of all new development projects under the management of the QUARTERBACK Group
Merger with Vonovia SE
Return to the MDAX


Customer service for our tenants

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By phone at +49 30 89786-0
Monday to Thursday from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Friday from 8.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

B&O repair hotline +49 30 89786-901
The repair department for emergencies can be reached 24 hours a day.

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