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In Wellton Park, a district in Moscow with a very high building density, the Dutch architecture firm Team Paul de Vroom + Sputnik has completed two apartment buildings with outspoken brick facades.
Russian overseas property investment halved in 2015, according to new data from the Central Bank of Russia.
London has fallen to second in the rankings of Europe’s most attractive cities for real estate investment with Russia taking over the top spot, according to a new report from one of the world’s leading global real estate investment managers.
Roman Abramovich is spending more than $400 million on his own island in the heart of St Petersburg with plans to build a contemporary art museum.
After a quiet summer the real estate market in Russia is slowly coming back to life and prices are expected to rise, according to property professionals.
Russian architecture studio a.asadov have designed a series of island complexes to be built in the city of sochi ahead of the winter olympic games there in 2014. Among the proposals is this one made up of five round 'islands' each with a tower in the middle. from a bird's-eye view they make the olympic rings emblem. The Olympic Rings Island accommodating numerous complex and hotels not only infuses a new life in the mega sports event, but also gives an entirely new look to the city of Sochi.
The luxurious Grand Hotel Europe in St. Petersburg owned and operated by the legendary Orient-Express has re-opened its ten historic suites after a painstaking restoration project. Located on the hotel's Historic Floor, each suite has its own Russian historic name, with an interior to match, and reflects the rich history of both the hotel and St. Petersburg. Themes include Pavarotti, Stravinsky, Faberge and Romanov.