London topped the medal standings cities , demonstrating the best performance in the discipline of ” Cost per square meter of real estate ” with a score of 47-48 thousand dollars (34-35 euros) . This is stated in the ranking of cities taking summer and winter Olympic Games from 2000 to 2014 . the following economic indicators : the cost per square meter of real estate , the price dynamics for the year , the economy , investment in the Olympics , quality of life , compiled by an international consulting company Knight Frank.
Capital of Winter Olympic Games 2014. – Sochi – won gold in the discipline of “Investing in the Olympics ,” by investing in the construction of numerous facilities and infrastructure in the order of 40 billion euros , denoting a new world record .
If we talk about the cost of housing in the Olympic capital , the Sochi are in last place in the ranking of cities under consideration and do not get a medal in this discipline. Here, the average cost per square meter of real estate is 500-600 euros.
Silver at a cost of “square” gets capital of Australia in Sydney . According to the study , the average cost of real estate here is 17,5-19 thousand euros per 1 square . m silver medal also received Australian city and the price dynamics for the year – 9.3%. Bronze medalist became the capital of the Olympic Games – Beijing 2008 . The capital of China is lagging behind by a small margin of Sydney with a score of 15-16 thousand euros per “square”.
According to the rating for the winners followed by a large margin Vancouver ( 3-4,3 thousand euros ) , Turin (2-3 euros) , Athens (1-2 euros) , Salt Lake City ( 1.5 -1.8 thousand euros). Sochi were outsiders
“There is a direct link between investment in infrastructure and the cost per square meter of residential property in the city. Naturally, for the facilities of resort real estate development is especially important leisure , health resort infrastructure and transport accessibility. However, unambiguous relationship between investments in sports facilities and the cost of resort real estate no” – says the director of elite real estate Knight Frank Russia & CIS Elena Yurgeneva .
As for Sochi, then surely the amount of housing that will be put on the market immediately after the Olympics is huge , and then to implement it , it will take at least five years , experts predict. “When there is a surplus of supply , expect a substantial increase in prices makes no sense, ie as investment opportunity , I would buy property in Sochi has not considered . But now in the wake of the positive reviews come from attending the Olympics , we notice an increase in inquiries from wealthy Russians to purchase real estate in Sochi. previously 80 % of these requests came from Moscow , now increased the activity of the inhabitants of the regions ” , – says Elena Yurgeneva .
Awardees in other disciplines
London also received gold in the discipline of “Economy” , being a leading economic power . Bronze medals in the British capital received disciplines ” Dynamics of prices for the year ” , demonstrating about 7.5 % growth in the period from the IV quarter of 2012 to the IV quarter of 2013 . ” Investing in the Olympics ,” investing in the construction and organization of the event 12 billion euros and ” quality of life ” .
The second step of the podium takes Beijing, won gold in the discipline of “Dynamics of the year ” with a rate of about 17%. Two silver medals capital of China won second place in the disciplines of ” Economy ” and ” Investment in the Olympics ” , spending 31.6 billion euros.
In third place overall is Sydney . Gold this metropolis of the first Olympic Games of the third millennium rightfully gained in the discipline ” Quality of Life ” . In ” Economics ” Sydney overall won the bronze.
Completes the rating of ” team ” of Vancouver one silver medal , ” Quality of Life ” in the bank .
The study cited by city Sochi, London, Beijing, Athens, Turin, Vancouver , Sydney, Salt Lake City.