Etalon Group Launches Sales for New Project in Moscow

27 March 2017

 

Etalon Group Limited (“Etalon Group” or “the Company”), one of Russia’s largest and longest-established development and construction companies, has launched sales for the first phase of its Normandy project in the Losinoostrovsky District of Moscow.

Normandy is a comfort-class residential project comprising four residential buildings of up to 22 stories each, underground parking facilities, a pre-school for 125 children and a primary school for 200 students. The total planned NSA of the complex is 92 ths sqm.

The project is located in Moscow’s Losinoostrovsky District, which has well developed infrastructure including educational and healthcare facilities, shopping malls and cafes. It is Moscow’s green neighbourhood, with the 12 ths ha Losiny Ostrov National Park less than 3 km away from the complex, and Torfyanoy and Tayezhny Parks within a 10-minute walk. The district lies in close proximity to Moscow City Ring Road (MKAD) and has easy access to major transport routes. The complex is within walking distance of two metro stations, Medvedkovo and Babushkinskaya.

Etalon Group expects to complete the project in 2020.

This and other recent announcements are available on the Etalon Group website:  www.etalongroup.com/investors/news/

Etalon Group IR Team 

T: +44 20 8123 1328 <br/>E: info@etalongroup.com 

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About Etalon Group

Founded in 1987 by Viacheslav Zarenkov, Etalon Group has become one of Russia's largest development and construction corporations. The Company focuses on middle class residential real estate in the Moscow and St. Petersburg metropolitan areas, where it operates through Etalon Invest and LenSpetsSMU subsidiaries. With a 29-year history, Etalon Group has one of the longest and most successful track records in the Russian real estate industry - since its inception, Etalon Group has commissioned 5.4 million sqm.

Etalon Group's strong reputation among consumers supports its pre-sales business model, which helps the Company to minimise external financing needs for on-going projects while maintaining a secure liquidity position: net debt as of 31 December 2016 was RUB 7.8 billion.

The Company is vertically integrated, which helps it to control costs, quality and timing, as well as to demonstrate best-in-class profitability. Etalon Group employs 5,000 people, and its nationwide sales and marketing network covers 49 Russian cities.

As of 31 December 2016, Etalon Group's portfolio comprised 35 projects, with a total of 2.82 million sqm of unsold net sellable area. JLL valued this portfolio at RUB 115,818 million.

For the year ended 31 December 2016, Etalon Group's new contract sales totalled 496 ths sqm, or RUB 47,443 million. Deliveries in 2016 amounted to 420 ths sqm.

Etalon Group Limited's GDRs have been traded on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange since 20 April 2011.

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