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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: Small shops in Hungary wither even as consumption rises

November 25, 2019

Smaller shops have trouble financing rising wages and have been hit by the migration of workers to larger, multinational retailers.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Whither Russian Property Yields?

November 22, 2019

In an era of cheap money property yields have been driven down more or less across the board. The significant outlier is the Russian market.

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.