Muscovites have started to sell apartments

Since the isolation of the regime in Moscow has sharply increased the number of sellers of second homes ready after the recovery of sales to reduce the cost of their apartments. This is stated in the materials of the Agency “INKOM-real Estate”, arrived in edition “”.

the Standard size of discounts, which agree Muscovites — about 5-6 percent. According to the observations of realtors, the demand for “secondary” in Moscow in recent weeks has decreased significantly. “For example, the number of calls coming into the company on the secondary real estate in the first two days of quarantine decreased by five times compared to the same period of the previous week, now it’s lagging already seven times”, — experts say.

“Not being able to go to viewings, prospective buyers mostly leave for later all issues relating to the acquisition of housing”, — stated in the “INCOM”. Experts believe that the forced withdrawal may motivate the real estate market participants to make greater use of online resources, but do not expect a boom inside sales of real estate. “Even modern means of communication cannot replace personal participation in the transaction for the sale of the apartment,” they conclude.

Earlier in April it became known that from the beginning of 2020, the supply volume in the secondary housing in Moscow fell by 3 percent. The decrease in the number offered for sale new apartments recorded in all administrative districts of the “old” city (excluding annexed territories).