Companies engaged in retail business in the country, have positive expectations for the economy and 81% of them intend to open new stores to the end of the year, according to Colliers.
In the period from January to early July the shopping centers in the capital register employment over 97%, and the newly opened successfully maintain levels of over 85%. The analysis shows that the volumes of purchased and leased commercial space only for the period in Sofia exceed 4500 sq.m.
Projections indicate that the investment interest in the shopping center segment in the medium term is expected to be improved in two main directions - buying projects with financial difficulties to the already established malls with sustainable employment and commercial mix.
Source : monitor