Fictional Infrastructure Cities: Metropolis
Metropolis is one of the most developed, prosperous and densely populated cities of the fictional world. This is a recognized business center and home base of the largest (albeit also…

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A look at the offices of the future: where and how will the new generation work
Some statistics A survey of the popular HeadHunter job search site showed that in early 2019, more than 31% of modern workers chose remote work. Of these, 14% are free…

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Trends in the architecture of the shopping center
Architecture of shopping centers as a reflection of the surrounding reality The architecture of trade was not only a projection of the general state of the economy, but also reflected…

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“TENANT COMFORT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE BUILDING PERIMETER”

ITKOL company is launching a program for 2017-2018. to improve service for customers of business centers. This event aroused the editors’ desire to receive information from the source. We talked with Alexander Melnikov, CEO of ITKOL, on this subject. – Alexander, exactly what changes await your tenants? Do they really affect the overall level of comfort in your business centers? – Optimization and improvement of the level of service take place simultaneously in several directions. We want to cover and engage the most significant service positions. Firstly, available parking. One of the most painful problems for any car owner is where to park the car. The city is full of transport, and the parking situation, although it is being decided at the level of the Moscow government, there are not enough places, and this service is provided for a fee. Continue reading

“REALLY IN EVERY SEGMENT OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TRANSFORMATIONS TO THE SIDE OF PUBLIC FUNCTIONS, WHICH ARE A MIX OF AN INTERESTING MODERN CONSUMER”

Anna Danchenok, Head of Strategic Consulting Practice in the Real Estate Sector of PwC in Russia, discusses the development of different segments of the commercial real estate market, general trends and the future of development. – Can coworking compete with standard offices? – You know, the coworking market occupies about 0.3% of the total supply in the office segment. And even in the USA their share does not exceed 1.5%. Accordingly, it is probably too early to say that this is a competitor, but I would call coworking an effective tool for filling business centers, which, as we all know, still experience certain difficulties with this. – Now they are opening in large numbers, in Moscow City, for example … – Yes, the average annual rate is about 20-30%. And this is not only in Moscow, it is actually a global trend. Continue reading

“THE ARCHITECTOR’S PROBLEM IS TO TRANSFORM MALLS FROM DARK“ BOXES ”FOR SHOPPING TO SPACES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY”

Alexandra Razina, lead architect of Blank Architects, on the modern architecture of shopping centers, methods for increasing their competitiveness and interior trends. – Alexandra, what is the architect’s main task when working with shopping centers today? What requirements does the modern format dictate? – The modern market for retail real estate in the conditions of fierce competition for the buyer dictates new conditions. Today, every high-quality shopping center strives to gain individuality in the context of the environment in order to attract and retain its audience. The architect’s task is to turn malls from gloomy “boxes” for shopping into spaces for the whole family with a rich leisure and business components. These changes are reflected not only in the commercial layout, but also in the architecture of the project: Continue reading

Business plan for a new radio station
When considering options for doing business in Russia, few people consider such a type of activity as opening their own radio station. Meanwhile, if this type of business is organized…

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“THE ARCHITECTOR'S PROBLEM IS TO TRANSFORM MALLS FROM DARK“ BOXES ”FOR SHOPPING TO SPACES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY”
Alexandra Razina, lead architect of Blank Architects, on the modern architecture of shopping centers, methods for increasing their competitiveness and interior trends. - Alexandra, what is the architect’s main task…

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Rental of premises
All of us have long been accustomed to the fact that on almost all billboards every now and then hang ads for renting commercial premises, squares and residential apartments. And…

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We open a hostel
The hostel is an option for accommodating guests, in which they are given a bed, located in the room for any period of time. The rooms are designed for several…

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