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$689 billion was invested in the world real estate's market in 2015

r_e The global volume of investment transactions with real estate in dollar expression in 2015 made $689 billion. It is below than previous year's indicator for 3%, says the research of JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle - the company providing financial and complex professional services in the field of real estate).

At the same time in local currencies, the volume of transactions for 2015 increased by 5% - up to $748 billion (at recalculation on a fixed rate). Thus, a decrease in dollar value of an investment indicator on regions is a consequence of strengthening of the American currency. In turn, the market of real estate of the USA showed record results in 2015 - $294 billion investment transactions that above an indicator for the previous year for 9%.

In dollar expression, the volume of transactions in Europe decreased by 9% in 2015 - up to $253 billion, at the same time in local currency the result was positive (increase by 8% by 2014). Practically all main countries of the region showed positive dynamics of transaction's volume to the previous year; especially Germany and Scandinavia where almost 30% growth was recorded. Reduction of investment activity was observed only in the Central and Eastern Europe.

In general experts of JLL predict the increase in the volume of investment in the world real estate’s market in 2016 up to $720-730 billion.