On the site avito.ru last Monday, an announcement was made about the sale of part of the premises in the shopping center “Colosseum-Atrium”. For sale was put up 2, 5 thousand square meters. m out of 28, 7 thousand sq. m. area of a 6-storey shopping and entertainment center, built in 2005.
The seller in the announcement is the company “Invest-real estate”, it is indicated that it represents the interests of the electronic retailer “M Video”. Now the shopping center houses the Eldorado store (part of the M Video group).
The RIAL Group of Companies, which owns a large part of Coliseum-Atrium, suggests that the sale may be related to the retailer’s intention to open a new outlet in the Esplanada MFC, the flagship M Video supermarket, which is being built next door. The second stage of Coliseum – Cinema – also houses the M Video store. “Three points next to each other are, in fact, a lot of one network. In addition, the recent opening of a DNS store on the ground floor in Colosseum-Atrium has reduced traffic, ”says Marina Medvedeva, financial director of RIAL Group.
M Video told Kommersant-Prikamye that Eldorado remains in the Coliseum shopping center – the property is being sold with a 15-year lease agreement assigned to the current tenant.
The RIAL Group of Companies does not intend to buy out the space offered for sale in the Atrium. “We somehow got used to the fact that we have a co-owner,” explained Ms. Medvedeva.