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Buying an apartment in a new building is always more pleasant than in the secondary market. Here you can initially create a layout to suit your taste and perform interior decoration at your own discretion with less effort during repairs. To buy housing in a new building, they turn to developers, who are very numerous in Moscow. Since a new apartment in the capital is expensive, it is important to choose a reliable company that will not have any problems with putting the building into operation, because people often make the first payment at the construction stage. We have prepared a rating of the most reliable developers in Moscow, analyzing the activities of many companies. The information is compiled taking into account customer feedback and the convenience of cooperation with the company.
Rating of the most reliable developers in Moscow
|Rating of the most reliable developers in Moscow||1||Donstroy||5.0|
|2||LSR real Estate-Moscow||4.9|
|3||YIT Moscow region||4.8|
|8||PIK group of companies||4.3|
|13||Civil engineering Department||4.0|
The first place in the rating is occupied by donstroy, which has been operating since 1994. During this time, the developer has implemented about 30 multi-storey objects and 20 are currently under construction. VTB Bank is a partner of the concern, so it immediately offers interesting options for obtaining a mortgage. The loan is granted for a period of 30 years, which customers like in their reviews. The minimum bid is 5%, and you must immediately pay at least 20% of the total cost. The developer is included in the RBC-500 list, along with Gazprom and LUKOIL, so it is unlikely that he will have financial difficulties and will not be able to complete the building.
We added the company to the best rating for several reasons. First, the developer has a convenient selection system, where the client can do everything on the site without communicating with the Manager (choose the area of Moscow, floor, area, number of rooms, price). Secondly, the developer often offers discounts of up to 6%. Taking into account the cost of the apartment in several million rubles, this is a significant saving. Third, the company has a reliable reputation for delivering objects on time. This gives you confidence that after paying the money, you will not have to wait for extra time due to the delayed construction.
- there are properties all over Moscow;
- offers commercial and residential properties;
- convenient search engine on the official website;
- affordable mortgage (VTB financial partner»);
- awarded a number of awards.
- high cost of apartments;
- you need to buy a Parking space for your car separately from the apartment;
- additional conditions for granting discounts may arise before entering into the contract.
LSR real Estate-Moscow
LSR real Estate, which has been operating in Moscow for more than 25 years, is in second place in the rating. During this time, the developer put into operation almost 1 million m2 of space in Moscow alone, not to mention the buildings near Moscow. The construction group is engaged in private and commercial real estate, building low-rise and high-rise structures. Work is currently underway in Odintsovo district, Balashikha, Solntsevo and Danilovsky district. The most famous project of the developer in Moscow is the zilart complex, consisting of five buildings and a 10-Hectare Park surrounded by a river. Customers in the reviews like the possibility of online booking of their favorite apartments, which can be extended up to 5 days.
The developer was added to the rating of the best and most reliable due to the use of seamless construction technology. These are “Comfort” class houses, which are obtained with heat and sound insulation 30% better than with classical construction methods. This technology provides the convenience of a city apartment and warmth, as in a private country house.
- provides residential and commercial real estate;
- convenient choice of location depending on the location of the metro station;
- the site indicates when each item will be delivered;
- own production of building materials.
- sometimes they are delayed with the stages of work;
- they don’t immediately ask you to bring all the necessary documents, which causes delays later.
YIT Moscow region
The third step in the rating belongs to the Finnish company “UIT”, which has been operating as a developer for more than 100 years. The group has been known in Russia since 1961 and has branches in Moscow, St. Petersburg and other cities. The group operates in 8 countries, including the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia. The developer actively conducts construction in several districts of Moscow at once, so customers have a wide choice. Those who have bought apartments say that there are already holes in the walls for electrics and you don’t need to destroy almost anything yourself. The company also uses heating radiators only from European manufacturers, which guarantees high-quality operation without leaks. The developer designs and creates entire complexes with shops and kindergartens, so everything will be at hand.
Our experts included the developer in the rating due to its high financial stability. This is the most financially stable concern of the TOP 15. The company’s annual trade turnover is about 2 billion euros, which is a guarantee of bringing each object to commissioning. The group has its own shares on the Helsinki stock exchange, which are successfully traded as securities.
- 9 objects under construction in different districts of Moscow;
- high-quality Windows that do not require replacement at the entrance;
- the thickness and material of the walls are fully designed for the climate of Moscow and the Moscow region;
- high-quality radiators for heating.
- mortgage rate 7-11%;
- most of the properties in Moscow are far from the center.
Fourth in the rating of reliable developers is Capital Group. The company has been engaged in construction for 25 years and owns such complexes as:” Faces”,” Tricolor”,” sky”,” OKO”, Bauman House. The developer not only pays for the construction of the building, but also performs a full range of work from land plot analysis and marketing surveys to commissioning. The company builds high-rises and commercial real estate in Moscow, including the most expensive hotel in terms of the cost of m2 Mandarin Oriental. When designing houses, the company cooperates with the American Bureau NBBJ and the British ARUP.
We included the developer in the rating because it uses the technology of monolithic construction of load-bearing supports, which give a lot of space for organizing internal space. Buyers can decide for themselves where to build drywall partitions and how many rooms there will be in the end. The concern also has a Capital Towers complex in Moscow — a skyscraper with infrastructure inside on the floors (shops, kindergarten, etc.). This is the only such object in the capital, and residents in reviews share that they do not have to go outside once again in bad weather.
- transforms industrial buildings into modern structures with an urban style;
- convenient layout;
- provides for a large underground Parking lot;
- builds the tallest skyscrapers in Moscow.
- weak self-search system on the site (only built complexes and total area are shown);
- mortgage conditions are not covered on the site — just call and find out;
- 16% of homes were not completed on time.
The top five of our rating includes the developer “Krost”, operating since 1991 in Moscow and the region. The following projects are available to our clients: “Teatralny Kvartal”, “Nevsky”, Wellton Towers, Union Park, Wellton Park, Crystal. There are buildings in New Moscow and the Moscow region. The developer not only pays for the construction, but also actively develops new construction and finishing technologies, having received 70 own patents in this area. Design and working documentation for crost is created by A-Project.K is a leading Moscow Institute of technology. Customers in the reviews like the beautiful design of the territory fenced with a wrought-iron fence. For the production of beautiful metal products, the developer has its own art and production plant with a blacksmith shop.
Our experts have included the developer in the rating of the best, because he pays the most attention to the landscape. The company has its own nursery in the Moscow region with an area of 20 Hectares, where shrubs, flowers and about 30,000 trees are grown. This helps to green the area immediately and creates comfort for customers.
- own art and production plant;
- collaborates with leading design bureaus in Moscow and Europe;
- supporter of the “yard without cars” projects»;
- awards for social infrastructure and architectural solutions;
- they offer an interest-free installment plan for 18 months.
- 6% of homes are not completed on time;
- apartments are less by 1 m2 than specified in the contract;
- registration documents are not issued for the storage room (Rosreestr does not issue an address).
On the sixth position of the rating is the developer INTECO, which has been operating in Moscow since 2001. the Construction group works in the field of creating business-class objects, residential real estate, elite housing construction and apartments with high comfort, but at a more affordable price. In addition to Moscow, work is underway in St. Petersburg, Samara, Rostov-on-don and even abroad. In total, the developer commissioned 80 residential complexes and is currently building 9 more. in 2018, INTECO joined the Bank of non-core assets of the financial organization trust, the head of which became the new Director of the construction company. The portfolio of completed projects reaches an area of 4.5 million m2. Customers in the reviews like that after construction, the developer continues to conduct technical management of the complexes, so everything is solved in one place (from buying an apartment to everyday issues).
In our opinion, the developer should be in the rating due to the wide range of housing choices. The official website offers up to 15 economy-segment options, 17 business centers, 8 premium-class and 1 comfort. This helps you quickly choose the most appropriate property at the right price.
- integrated development of the territory;
- innovative approach to infrastructure development;
- housing of various classes;
- technical management of buildings after construction.
- 47% of homes are overdue for rent;
- sometimes they put a house into operation with technological connection of engineering networks, and only then change it to a permanent one.
The seventh place of the rating is given to the domestic company Etalon Group, formed in 1987. The housing stock of the commissioned objects is about 6 million m2. The company employs more than 5,000 people and the developer has its own factories for the production of materials, which guarantees accurate construction times and responsibility for quality. Customers in the reviews like that the Moscow developer adheres to the concept of “yard without cars”, enclosing the territory of complexes and providing for spacious underground Parking. International investors cooperate with the company, and its shares are listed on the London stock exchange. Etalon is the author of the largest integrated development project, Yubileyny Kvartal, with an area of 614,000 m2.
We included the developer of Moscow in the rating due to the high speed of construction of buildings. The company is in the top five for this feature. Often objects are rented out ahead of schedule, and not for 2-3 months, but for 10-12. This allows property owners to quickly start repairs and move into their own homes.
- own factory of construction materials;
- its own mechanization Department;
- 130 objects were put into operation;
- cooperation with 11 banks for mortgage processing;
- 180 patented technologies.
- high fees for major repairs (up to 3000 rubles per month);
- there was a case when a new building wall cracked on the 11th floor;
- they do not grant access to other Internet service providers other than their partners.
PIK group of companies
PIK Group of companies is among the eight most reliable developers in Moscow. This is a domestic company engaged in the construction, sale and rental of real estate. Clients can find accommodation in such complexes as Green Park, Zhemchuzhina zelenograda, Stolichnye Polyany, Lyuberetsky, Yaroslavsky and a dozen other options. The company offers a variety of apartment designs, for which 3-4 showrooms for each complex are presented on the official website. This helps you compare interiors and order everything in one place, without having to look for additional craftsmen. Customers in the reviews like that credit managers from several banks are sitting in the office of a construction company at once, so you don’t need to go anywhere to get a mortgage.
We added the developer to the rating of the best due to the implementation of acceptable interior decoration. If you do not have the time and energy to make your own repairs, then you can choose an apartment with laminate flooring and Wallpaper already laid. Inside there will be switches, ceiling lights in the toilets, all the necessary counters. This simplifies the process of moving into a new apartment.
- credit managers directly in the developer’s office;
- timely commissioning;
- good organization of the construction process;
- interesting house design and layout;
- there are apartments with finished finishes.
- they can rent out a house without ready Parking, and then finish it;
- you need to register separately for inspection, signing the contract and receiving keys;
- employees, except for the sales office, do not smile.
The ninth in the rating was the capital developer Glavstroy, which has been operating since 1995 and is one of the ten largest construction companies in Moscow. Top banks work with it and the company already has 50 completed objects on its account. The most attractive are the residential complex “Capital” in Balashikha and “Northern Valley”. There are a lot of positive reviews about them in the network and they were commissioned ahead of schedule, which emphasized the reliability of the developer. Currently, the construction of residential complexes “Beregovoy”, “Stolichny-2”, “Balance” is underway. The Balance residential blocks are built in the American style and cover an area of 27 Hectares. There are interesting residences in SKOLKOVO. The land Bank in Moscow has an area of 1,000 Hectares and a promising portfolio of 4.5 million m2.
We put the developer in the rating because it has some of the most affordable prices in Moscow and the region. For example, a one-room Studio apartment with a living area of 18 m2 starts at $ 1.7 million (Stolichny residential complex in Balashikha). This is twice as cheap as other companies in the rating.
- mortgage at 6% per annum;
- installments are valid for 3-12 months;
- the company survived several crises in the country, but remained ” afloat»;
- affordable prices at the start of sales.
- 57% of residential complexes were not delivered on time;
- cooperating banks offer mortgages with a starting fee of 20%.
The top ten of our rating is completed by the developer “city-XXI century”. The company has been building complexes called Minipolises since 1997. They are created according to individual projects, so each buyer can choose what they like. For example, HILL8 has an interesting series of panoramic Windows arranged in a checkerboard pattern, “Divnoe” is built in the German suburban style. In the mini-City “Kraski zhizni” successfully used the land slope, creating three lower floors with shops, on the roof of which there is landscaping and walking areas. The Yantarny Gorod residential complex in Moscow even has helicopter pads on the roof, making it easier for VIP residents to access their apartments, despite the capital’s traffic jams.
Our experts included the developer in the rating due to the proper care of cyclists. In addition to the extensive infrastructure with shops, playgrounds and parks, the company always allocates part of the roads for Bicycle transport on the territory of the residential complex. This protects outdoor enthusiasts and children by separating them from the roadway.
- 57 projects implemented in Moscow;
- much attention is paid to infrastructure;
- various facade designs and number of storeys;
- 100% of complexes completed on time;
- they offer discounts on Parking space and storage.
- the area of the project portfolio loses out to other rating participants — 680 thousand square meters. m2;
- the minimum percentage for the mortgage from 10.2%;
- installment plan for 12 months is valid only for 3-room apartments.
The eleventh place in the rating is occupied by “Airplane development”, formed in 2012 in Moscow. The concern is young and actively developing. Now it employs more than 2,000 people. The company adheres to a high-speed pace of construction, building 1 floor per week. Most often, ready-made apartments with finishing are offered, which speeds up the settlement, and not just the formal sale of real estate. This is especially liked by buyers in reviews, given the reduced cost of housing. The reliability of the developer is confirmed by 100% delivery of all residential complexes on time. Currently, buyers can choose from residential complexes such as Lyubertsy, Bolshoe Putilkovo, Prigorodnoye Lesnoye, Sputnik, and Ostafyevo. Customers also approve of the possibility to connect to surveillance cameras and see how the construction process is going.
We have placed the company in the rating, as it is the most ambitious developer in Moscow, which has managed to create serious competition with other market participants over the 6 years of its existence. During this time, the company has already commissioned 1 million m2, and the project portfolio has been developed for 10 million m2. In addition to the accelerated construction time, the developer’s success is explained by the provision of discounts in the amount of 10 to 13%.
- price from 2.2 million in the Moscow region and 2.7 million in Moscow;
- the price already includes finishing;
- construction time — 18 months from digging the pit to receiving the keys;
- estimated service life of housing up to 150 years;
- he created 1,700-seat schools and 1,100-seat kindergartens.
- almost all objects outside the Moscow ring Road (in Moscow only ” Danilovskaya Manufactory»);
- sometimes managers promise early delivery, but this does not happen.
On the twelfth step of the rating “Inkom-real Estate”. The company was founded in Moscow in 1991. Most of the activity is aimed at providing real estate services. As a developer, the company conducts only one project of a luxury building, and offers the rest of the real estate from other companies, while taking its Commission. Incom has offices all over Moscow, so you don’t have to travel far, which is what customers say approvingly. The concern’s reliability was confirmed by the Ipsos research network, which awarded Inkom the title of the best Russian company in its industry. The Corporation has a trade-in service, where you can sell your current home, report the amount or get a mortgage, and buy a new one.
We added the company to the best rating due to the active assistance in completing transactions. Its services include the sale of apartments in new buildings and on the secondary market, mortgage registration, and the selection of an object according to specific parameters. Therefore, if you don’t have the time and energy to choose between different developers, contact your Manager and he will do all the work for You.
- a large Agency with offices all over Moscow;
- there is a division of luxury real estate Villagio Estate;
- member of The Russian Guild of Realtors;
- people’s Brand No. 1 award in Russia in 2014.
- there is a decent Commission;
- they do not conduct much construction themselves, but only help to find a suitable option from other developers.
Civil engineering Department
The thirteenth in our rankings is the enterprise “Management Civil engineering”. The reliability of the developer is confirmed by the fact that 21 built complexes were completed on time. Today, the company offers the purchase of apartments in the residential complexes “Solntsevo”, “Kristall”, “Rokossovsky”, “Dimitrovsky 4 and 169”. A special feature of a developer in Moscow is that its buildings are recognized as state objects and belong to the city. The state-owned enterprise reports directly to the Moscow Department of construction. This is another plus in favor of reliability. The company’s achievements include 114 social facilities (17 primary schools, 20 secondary schools, 2 polyclinics, 77 kindergartens, 2 sports facilities). The company tries to make a diverse design of high-rises, painting vertical stripes on window lines or entire entrances.
Experts liked the developer’s “transparent” approach to making transactions. The company has clear contracts for the purchase of apartments in new buildings, clear mortgage conditions. Residents also say that management companies maintain order on the territory of rented complexes and monitor the condition inside the houses.
- 100% delivery of the object on time;
- actively uses electronic building permits, which makes it easier to start the procedure;
- built 2.5 million m2 of space;
- it offers luxury and comfortable apartments;
- fun building design.
- cars can drive directly to the entrance (dangerous for children);
- high real estate value;
- requests left on the official website take a long time to process;
- mortgage rate from 9.3%.
In the penultimate place of the rating is a young company that started its activity in Moscow in 2012. By this time, it had already built 2.5 million square meters of living space, which attracted the attention of foreign and domestic rating agencies. In addition to selling apartments in a new building, there is a trade-in program, where customers can sell their existing living space at an acceptable market price for future purchase. According to the agreement, residents can stay in the old apartment until they receive the keys to the new one. Buyers in reviews praise the developer’s managers for their professional approach and two-way communication 24/7, which makes it easier to resolve all issues when processing documents. Currently, as many as 15 complexes are under construction, so the developer occupies a significant share of the construction market in Moscow.
We added the developer to our rating due to the presence of several prestigious awards. The concern was recognized by Awards, Urban, RREF Awards and national “real estate market Records”. The company also likes to use panoramic Windows in its projects and perform glass fencing on balconies. If you are a fan of light and space, then You are here.
- there are underground and linear car parks;
- kindergartens and schools are being built in the complexes;
- the development portfolio includes 2.5 million m2 of housing;
- the winner of the honorary awards;
- convenient mortgage calculation system on the developer’s website.
- for interest-free installments for 3 and 6 months, the initial payment is 50 and 75%;
- sometimes documents are lost.
JSC Glavmosstroy-real estate completes our rating of reliable developers. The holding was established in Moscow in 1954. Initially, the concern was engaged in the construction of schools, enterprises, educational and medical institutions. In 1995, it was corporatized, which led to the purchase of the Basic Element holding in 2005. Now the company is the largest developer in Moscow, actively selling new apartments and dealing with secondary housing. Every year the company puts into operation about 500 m2 of new space. The developer offers to purchase housing in the RC “New Elagina”, “Michurino”, “Train”. Customers like the fact that the infrastructure being created includes not only kindergartens and schools, but even swimming pools.
We added the holding to the rating because of affordable prices for primary housing in Moscow. A Studio with an area of 26 sq. m. costs from 1.7 million rubles. A full-fledged apartment of 34 m2 with a separate kitchen will cost from 2.3 million rubles. This is much cheaper than most offers in Moscow from other companies.