By Nikki Motson
The number of people losing their homes in Berlin is on the rise, and with rental prices climbing rapidly, the chance they might bounce back from homelessness is thinning.
The estimates for people living out on the streets range from 3,000 to 10,000 people, but many thousands more are unseen, living in emergency accommodations and shelters.
We spoke to Wolfgang, a 52-year-old from Kreuzberg and one of the many people considering sleeping at Moritzplatz U-Bahn station overnight, Karin Riedz from City of Berlin Social Services, and Birgit Münchow, an adviser to the Berlin Senate on homelessness.
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