The Office for Construction and Real Estate (Amt für Bau und Immobilien – short name ABI) has been centrally managing the real estate portfolio of the City of Frankfurt since 2017. The building and property management of the City of Frankfurt is responsible for the construction and operation of an extensive building and property portfolio. The portfolio comprises around 3,500 urban buildings and 44,000 plots with a total area of around 98 million square meters. The ABI is the central contact for all urban needs in construction and real estate issues. The Office for Construction and Real Estate belongs to Division V of the City of Frankfurt (Construction and Real Estate, Reform Projects, Citizen Service and IT) and therefore not in the area of competence of Division IV (Planning and Housing).
The ABI bundles the technical, technical and real estate competencies in the city administration so that action is possible over the entire life cycle of the property. This is intended to achieve a continuous further development and improvement of all processes and tasks of the office.
The Office for Construction and Real Estate is divided into the departments Central Services (25.1), Object Management (25.2), Real Estate Management (25.3), Infrastructural Facility Management (25.4) Building Construction and Technology (25.5) and Central Technical Services (25.6) with the following tasks :