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January 24, 2022, 09:01


Photo by E. Samarin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Government of Moscow

The total area of ​​the facilities is 27.1 thousand square meters. Most of the premises are located in the Southern Administrative District and the South-Western Administrative District.

Last year, representatives of small and medium-sized businesses, as well as the self-employed, rented 305 premises from the city at a reduced rate, with a total area of ​​27.1 thousand square meters. This was told by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations Vladimir Efimov.

“Auctions with preferential starting bids were introduced to support small and medium-sized businesses in 2017. During this period, entrepreneurs rented 1,956 such facilities from the city with a total area of ​​229.2 thousand square meters, 305 of them in 2021, their total area is 27.1 thousand square meters,” he specified.

Renting urban real estate on preferential terms is popular with entrepreneurs. The initial rental rate is one thousand rubles per square meter per year for basements and five thousand rubles for premises on the first floors and above.

In 2021, most of the objects were sold in the Southern and South-Western administrative districts of Moscow, 51 premises were rented here. 39 objects were leased in the Eastern Administrative District.

“In total, in 2021, almost three thousand investors took part in specialized auctions for small and medium-sized businesses, the average competition at the auction was 10 participants per lot. The highest rental price was recorded in the Northern Administrative District – 120,000 rubles per square meter per year, and the lowest – 700 rubles per square meter in the Eastern Administrative District, where, when re-placed, the lot was put up with a 30 percent discount, ”said the head Moscow City Department for Competition Policy Ivan Shcherbakov.

Now the city has put up for auction another 40 non-residential premises with a total area of ​​almost 2.5 thousand square meters. Electronic auctions for each lot will be held in January-February 2022. Only business representatives included in the register of small and medium-sized businesses, as well as the self-employed, will be able to take part in them.

Moscow property is rented out through auctions organized by the city. The winner is selected on a competitive basis, it can be any company or individual, including an individual entrepreneur. You can get acquainted with all the presented lots, as well as see the property during the application campaign. To do this, you need to send a request for the object of interest through investment portal(no later than two working days before the deadline for submission of applications). Also on the portal you can study the lot documentation and the rules for holding auctions. To find objects for small businesses, you must select the “SMP” filter in the advanced search.

“Signing a lease agreement is also possible electronically on the investment portal – the document comes to the user’s personal account. So that the winners of the auction do not miss the strictly regulated period for signing, a system of SMS alerts has been set up. Notifications also allow you to learn about the status of registration of ownership in time. It is convenient and saves time for entrepreneurs,” said the Minister of the Moscow Government, Head of the Department of Information Technologies of the City of Moscow

Edward Lysenko.

Most often, non-residential premises in buildings located in densely built-up areas are put up for rent at city auctions. All objects are located near metro stations or the Moscow Central Ring. They are suitable for offices or shops. Most often, entrepreneurs and small businesses open service workshops for household repairs, flower shops and beauty salons on the premises.

More information about the economic policy and property and land relations of Moscow can be found at site.

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