The Ihme-Zentrum is a residential, business and shopping center in Hanover between the Linden and Calenberger Neustadt quarters. It is located west at the bank of the Ihme river.
It has a commercial and shopping areas of 60.000 m² and residential areas of 58,300 m² for about 860 apartments (about 2,400 people) and 8,000 m² for about 450 students. There are 3 high buildings (about 20 floors) for residential and one for commercial use.
Build in the early 1970's it's design follows the Brutalist architecture wich was popular back then: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brutalist_architecture
Today the Ihme-Zentrum expires and it is a deprived area of the city.