Kyiv office property market offers unique opportunities for investors – the results of STRIX at EXPO Real 2019
18 November 2019

Global players expect a good year in the real estate market. Ukraine has many attractive opportunities to offer International investors. STRIX.Property Investment Boutique represented Kyiv commercial real estate projects at the EXPO Real, International property investment exhibition.

On October 7-9, in Munich, one of the largest exhibitions of the real estate market EXPO REAL 2019 took place.


This year it gathered a record number of exhibitors – 2190 from 45 countries. The event was attended by 46,000 participants from 76 countries.

During the exhibition, the founder and CEO of STRIX. Property Investment Boutique Irina Skorokhodova and the partner Anna Nestulia held more than 20 meetings with world real estate market players, major developers, investors from Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Israel, Turkey, Singapore, and the UK.

Irina Skorokhodova believes that unique investment opportunities have appeared in the Ukrainian real estate market. Some segments are particularly attractive for business, and STRIX. Property Investment Boutique is ready to advise potential investors on the most profitable projects.

Office real estate today demonstrates extremely low vacancy, which equals to about 5%, as well as a high potential for growth in yields in the coming years, due to the fact that lease agreements concluded during rental rates drop will soon end. Thus, the average rental rate in many office centers is 20-30% below the current market rate. For investors, it is a momentum to buy business centers and get good growth in profitability in the coming years, – says Irina

Some investors discovered Ukraine for the first time. Some of them were interested in investments. Ukraine was not presented at EXPO by a joint promotion program. 10-15 local companies represented Ukraine. We believe that consistent work with the International real estate players, strategic communication allows them to rediscover Ukraine. Participation of Ukraine at such events is very important not only for the country’s images but also for new business opportunities, – says Anna Nestulia.