The global financial crisis led to changes in the direction of development of the Russian retail property market. In particular, according to Colliers International experts, small and medium shopping centers are expected to be more successful than superregional giants.
One can say that just as the crisis of 1998 made it possible for the local chains and manufacturers to enter the market and take up their market share, so the current events give local developers a unique chance to introduce their retail properties to the market. Such properties demand less investment, but are highly sensitive even to minor conceptual faults. At the same time, every project entering the market should be characterized by the most efficient design and construction solutions, and the most sustainable concepts. That is why Colliers International offers a new service in the retail property market