Christmas Summit. Real Estate year results in St. Petersburg

PROEstate Events and Academy of Real Estate (ARE), supported by the Russian Guild of Property Managers and Developers, are inviting to the annual Christmas Summit summarizing dynamics of the real estate market 2018 in St. Petersburg

Date and time: 12 December 2018, 11.00 – 18.30
Venue: St. Petersburg, Hotel Four Seasons Lion Palace, Voznesenskiy pr. Bld. 1

Christmas Summit, annually held since 2006, is a unique platform for the real estate market professionals – developers, investors, financial institutions, property managers and authorities. Christmas Summit offers diverse opportunities to discuss real estate year results, trends and perspectives. The Summit is the best venue for networking with partners and customers in the festive and informal atmosphere. It offers the great opportunity to wish Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to colleagues during the cocktail reception.


11.00 – 11.30 Registration of participants

11.30 – 13.30 Summary session «Real Estate year results in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region»


  • Development of St. Petersburg and Leningrad region in 2018, financial performance of the commercial real estate sector.
  • Will banks take the dominant role in the shared construction market in 2019? How to deal with controversies, which complicate interaction between banks and developers within the new rules? Mechanisms to reduce interest rates for project loans.
  • Revision of construction companies’ strategies: How to optimize projects and reduce costs? Do developers have enough construction permits to adapt successfully to new realities?
  • The future of St. Petersburg reclaimed lands. Advantages and risks for developers and citizens.
  • Public spaces on water fronts as a part of business projects for developers. When the trend transforms into the rule and what can be done for this?
  • The “grey belt” redevelopment: industrial into residential, is it a new trend? How will tightened green zone requirements impact the project profitability?

13.30-13.40 Award ceremony for winners of the Young architects in modern development contest

13.30-14.30 Coffee break

14.30-16.30 Foresight session «Strategies for winners»

New strategies for:

  • new formats of properties
  • project financing
  • design and construction management
  • sales and marketing
  • facility management

16.45-18.30 Cocktail reception and christmas lottery

* The program is under development, enjoy the early bird registration


Natalia Romanenko
+7 (812) 640-60-70

Svetlana Nikiforova
+7 (812) 640-60-70

Elizaveta Shevchenko
+7 (812) 640-60-70