The reunification of the Crimea with Russia has not changed the mentality of the players of the local housing market: in the secondary market, they set prices in dollars, which leads to a rise proposals, in the end, the average cost for one year increased in rubles by almost 40%, experts say.
"This picture, according to experts, is the lack of affordable housing options in the area, as well as a small number of developers working on the scheme 214-FZ ", – RIA " news ".
"The crisis in the Russian economy has a direct influence on the Crimean housing market. The fall of the national currency causes the actual appreciation of real estate in Crimea, the price of which is traditionally tied to the American dollar ", – coordinator considers trading system REM Navigator Oleg Sikorski. Director of the center for real estate's "Second home" Olga Ozhiganov notice that here the story is mostly about the secondary market." For more than a year as the Crimea reunited with Russia, But it has not changed the mentality of the players in the secondary housing market of the Peninsula. Most of them continue to fix prices in conventional units, as well as the Price in rubles is directly proportional to the change in the dollar, this poses a significant risk to the demand in this segment ", – explains the specialist. If we trace the dynamics of the exchange rate, and, consequently, price changes, you can see some of the trajectories of activity in the secondary market of apartments for one year. A sharp correction in the dollar in the fall of 2014 triggered a price spike. At the time the market was frozen. But in the beginning of this year the situation has changed: the myth about the fact that Moscow is buying all for any money, which forced the sellers to keep prices at a high level, has been debunked, and sellers went to reduce price tags, emphasizes Ozhiganov. According to the information portal Domofond. EN, in the Crimea, the rise of prices in the secondary housing market in respect of the previous year. So, the average Price of a square meter in apartments on the Peninsula in the last month of summer 2015 was 81, 2 thousand Rubles or 1, 1 thousand Dollars, in rubles by almost 40% higher than last year's figure. In 2014 the average Price per square meter did not rise above 48, 7 thousand Rubles, which is eleven September of last year is believed to be 1, 3 thousand Dollars at the rate of 37, 1 rubles for one dollar. Currently, the currency rose to practice twice – to 68, 5 rubles at the exchange rate on eleven September 2015. According to the head of the State Department for state registration and cadastre of the Crimea Alexander Spiridonov, the Russians over the past year in the Republic acquired more than 10 thousand Apartments, as well as thousands of land plots for construction of houses. Ukrainian individuals purchased more than 170 real estate on the Peninsula for one year, the number of transactions with the participation of dozens of legal entities. On March 16 of last year in the Crimea held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more than 96% of participants who were in favor of joining region in Russia. March 21, 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia, as well as the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.