Photo Gallery: Germany's Self-Made Housing Crunch
01/02/2013
The German Renters' Association (DMB) estimates that there is a shortage of...
DPA

The German Renters' Association (DMB) estimates that there is a shortage of about 250,000 apartments nationwide, and the latest government report on the housing sector concludes that a growing number of cities and regions "are likely to experience bottlenecks." Here, demonstrators protest the so-called "rent shock" in Hamburg.