In 2013, the volume of retail space commissioning in Russia will exceed the psychologically important mark of 2 million square meters.
In 2013, the volume of commissioning of retail space in Russia may exceed 2 million square meters. m, according to the company Jones Lang LaSalle. This figure is 46% higher than the results of last year, when 1,58 million square meters were introduced, according to the company's analysts, adding that the previous record was recorded in 2008, when 1,97 million square meters were introduced in Russia. m.
Only in Moscow in 2013 the commissioning of retail space may triple the volume of the previous year, in St. Petersburg - more than twice.
According to analysts' forecasts, about 366 thousand square meters will be commissioned in Moscow. meters of retail space, and 2014 promises to be a record year for the capital. It is at this time that the commissioning of the Avia Park shopping and entertainment center, Vegas City and Vegas Kuntsevo, Columbus is planned. In total, the volume of new retail space may reach 856 sq. M. m, only retail - almost 000 million sq. m.
The Moscow region is also on the record. In 2013, about 211 thousand square meters were announced for commissioning. m of retail space.
As for other million-plus cities in Russia, here forecasts look more modest. According to Jones Lang LaSalle, the market will replenish 379 thousand square meters. m. of retail space. This is only 3% more than the 2012 year.