COMPANY


GARBE Institutional Capital is a real estate investment management company, part of the GARBE group of companies.


  • OFFICE LOCATIONS 2 (HAMBURG, AMSTERDAM)
  • NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES 11
  • AUM 600 MILLION €
  • NUMBER OF ASSETS 80
  • NUMBER OF TENANTS 395
  • COUNTRIES NETHERLANDS
  • OCCUPANCY RATE Approx. 88,6%

GARBE Institutional Capital (GAIN Capital) is a fully integrated management platform, offering the entire property value chain of development, fund, asset and property management. It initiates, structures, co-invests in and manages real estate investments on behalf of its institutional clients.

Founded in 2018, GARBE Institutional Capital started with a team of over 10 employees offering above-average expertise in the areas of transactions, project development and management of residential and commercial real estate in Germany, the Netherlands and selected other markets in Europe and the USA.

GARBE Institutional Capital focuses as Investment Manager on residential and commercial real estate. With experienced teams located in Germany and the Netherlands it focusses in particular on investment opportunities in Germany and the Netherlands. In addition the team has an extensive experience in various other markets in Europe and the USA. GARBE Institutional Capital is active in all investment styles: core, core plus, value add, opportunistic (developments).


The History


  • The GARBE group was founded by Bernhard Garbe
  • Development of commercial real estate
  • Opening of the first “stilwerk” in Hamburg
  • Establishment of Garbe Logistic AG
  • First successful development in the area of refurbishment
  • Establishment of first institutional fund
  • Involvement of the Nixdorf family and establishment of an institutional investment platform in Luxembourg
  • First residential/refurbishment project “GoltsteinForum” / Cologne
  • New generation: Bernhard Garbe takes over chairmanship of the supervisory board: Christopher Garbe & Jan Dietrich Hempel form the Garbe Logistic AG management board
  • Fabian von Köppen joins the Garbe Immobilien-Projekte management board
  • Opening of the office in Frankfurt
  • Expansion of the business by adding the corporate real estate division, launch of Fund GUNIF 1
  • Opening of the offices in Berlin and Cologne; changing of the name and logo from Garbe Logistic AG to GARBE Industrial Real Estate GmbH
  • Opening of the offices in Stuttgart and Munich
  • Establishment of GARBE Institutional Capital GmbH. Opening of the office in Amsterdam.

Founded in 1965, the GARBE group of companies (hereafter ‘GARBE’), has decades of experience. It remains family owned and as such is not restricted by immediate market demands.

GARBE is a fully integrated management platform, offering the entire property value chain of development, fund, asset and property management. It has more than EUR 5 billion Assets under Management in The Netherlands, Germany, Austria and France. GARBE is active in the retail, office, residential and logistics sector.

GARBE employs over 200 professionals based in 10 offices in Germany, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Poland and the United Kingdom. GARBE is headquartered in Hamburg and registered as alternative investment fund manager (AIF) at the CSSF in Luxembourg.

Other companies of the GARBE Group of Companies


Development and management of industrial and logistics real estate


Development of residential and commercial real estate


Property Management of residential and commercial real estate