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Reflections on the real estate sector from our correspondents around the Central and Eastern Europe/Commonwealth of Independent States region.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Corporates turn to flexi workspaces in battle for talent

August 30, 2019

Flexible workplaces and co-working spaces, originally the domain of creatives and solo entrepreneurs, are increasingly attractive to larger companies in their quest to attract and retain talent.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Romania, Poland top destinations for new retail parks in CEE

July 4, 2019

The retail park market is still in its infancy in CEE compared to Western Europe, says a report from Cushman & Wakefield, leaving plenty of room for catch-up growth, especially in smaller cities.

BRICKS AND MORTAR: Tehran emigrants price locals out of the market in satellite cities

July 2, 2019

Residents of cities and towns around Tehran are reporting sharp increases in rents due to the influx of people from the big city.

BRICKS & MORTAR: separating noise from reality in Russia’s real estate sector

April 11, 2018

Russia's stocks, bonds and currency is in meltdown, but for the real estate market the risks are less immediate. The occupational markets are now largely ruble denominated so ruble volatility is less of a problem.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Hungary property market recovers; development needs to catch up

December 7, 2015

The Hungarian real estate market has recovered from the 2008 global crisis, yet the volume of new commercial and residential property coming on the market is yet to catch up.