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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: Swift economic recovery in Romania supported real estate investments

August 20, 2021

Number of deals increased in 1H21 amid swift economic recovery but size of deals was smaller, says JLL report.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Residential real estate markets bounce back in Southeast Europe

July 21, 2021

Strong recovery after spring 2020 lockdowns partly driven by demand for houses and rural properties, but prices remain among the lowest in Europe.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Romania emerges as third biggest industrial/logistics destination in CEE region

June 10, 2021

The modern stock of industrial spaces in Romania exceeded the 5mn sqm threshold in 2020 and will reach approximately 5.5mn sqm this year.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Bucharest office market overflowing with new deliveries

June 4, 2021

JLL finds the office space pipeline for 2021 totals almost 256,000 sqm, a 65% y/y increase.

Money laundering pushes up property prices in Western Balkan cities

May 15, 2021

Real estate and construction sectors are being used to launder illicit money from the drugs trade and migrant trafficking, leading to a hike in prices, says Global Initiative report.