Mr. Lodge GmbH is the largest and leading agency for temporary rental of furnished apartments and houses in the greater Munich area.
Our success story began 25 years ago:
1992: Mr. Lodge GmbH is established by Helmut Strohmaier and Robert Schäfer as an agency for temporary accommodation. It emerges from the company "Mitwohnzentrale Kazmaierstraße / Ligsalzstraße", which has existed since 1988.
1995: Norbert Beermann´s real estate agency takes over temporary accommodation, Norbert Verbücheln Real Estate (since 1991), Leopoldstraße 96.
1996: Norbert Beermann´s real estate agency, with offices at Kaulbachstraße 61 and in the metro station "Universität" (university), takes over Mr. Lodge GmbH.
1997: For the first time apartments are presented with pictures on the internet.
1999: Introduction of the IPIX 360° panorama format as the first real estate company in Germany. 2000 Move to the Barer Strasse 32 with 8 employees.
2000: Relocation to Barerstraße 32 with 8 employees.
2002: First videos of properties are shown online.
2005: Opening of the office Adalbertstraße 6 – interior design, technical service, and administration.
2006: Opening of the office Adalbertstraße 8 - internet department.
2009: Videos are mandatory for all new properties.
2010: For the first time, 3,000 furnished apartments are rented out by the agency. Mr. Lodge has over 30 employees.
2011: Opening of the office Prinz-Ludwig-Straße 7. The internet department, interior design, and technical support also move into the new office.
2012: Mr. Lodge has over 50 employees.
2013: The photo/video/IT department moves into a newly opened Mr. Lodge office at Türkenstraße 11. Mr. Lodge employs over 60 staff members.
2014: Mr. Lodge is awarded the title of Top Real-Estate Agent 2014, by Focus Spezial.
2015: Mr. Lodge opens an additional office at Prinz-Ludwig-Str.7 and adds real estate sales to its portfolio.
2016: Training at Mr. Lodge in the areas of IT system administration, marketing communication, and photography
2017: Norbert Verbücheln takes over the company management from Norbert Beerman, who is still active as a consultant.
Since its formation, the company has been developing steadily from its small beginnings to its current size with more than 70 employees at three locations in Munich.