According to research conducted by CBRE, four of the ten largest shopping centers in terms of leasable area are located in Moscow. The rating was headed by the Mega Belaya Dacha shopping and entertainment center.
GLA "Mega Belaya Dacha" is 214 thousand square meters, the second place is taken by the Puerto Venecia shopping center in Spain with an area of 207 thousand square meters, and the third is the Shopping City Süd with an area of 190 square meters. in Vienna. The top 10 also includes shopping centers in England. The fifth, eighth and ninth places in the rating were taken by Mega Khimki, Zolotoy Babylon Rostokino and Mega Teply Stan, respectively, according to the company's research.
As before, the developers of Moscow are most interested in the projects of shopping centers of regional and super regional formats. They account for 43% of all retail space under construction now. It is worth noting that in Europe there is not a single shopping center under construction comparable in scale with those planned for commissioning in Moscow and Moscow Region.