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Buyers country residences in the suburbs over the past five years are noticeably more modest. The average area of purchased homes decreased by 8 percent to 264 square meters, according to the materials of the Agency “INKOM-real Estate”, arrived in edition “Tapes.ru”.
To two floors reduced the number of storeys cottages — Muscovites began to abandon the country of the excesses, including stairs. Gym, billiard and pools gradually fading even in expensive segments of the housing market, say realtors: clients prefer working offices, leisure rooms or guest bedrooms.
Most often buyers are looking for a house with an area of 160 square meters in the mass segment and up to 350 metres in the end. The size of adjacent lots, in five years changed the same way: cottages land plots decreased by 28 percent, to 12.8 acres.
“Home footage 400-500 square meters and more, have all chances to become illiquid: at present, even wealthy clients are not always be forces and resources for construction and maintenance of such areas. What really interested in is quality, interesting decoration of houses, but such a proposal on the “fence” in the big deficiency,” conclude the experts.
In April analysts said that the difficult situation in Russia due to the spread of the coronavirus, can have a positive impact on the markets and country resort real estate. According to them, the pandemic COVID-19 increased the attractiveness of “fence” as a safer type of housing during disasters.
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