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Market Belonging to Regional ex-Head Burned. Details
Arson, terrorist attack or a way to get rid of an asset?
Russian Officials in Spain: Time to Worry about Real Estate?
When officials hate-preach about the West, remember that in fact, they have a bunch of flats there.
Top 10 Ugliest Palaces of the Russian Elite
Russiangate found the ten ugliest pieces of architecture
Rostov on Fire: Get out or Burn Down
We checked every corner of the burnt down area and found out who benefits from the fire.
What Does the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Own?
Sanctions are sanctions, the MFA still has a golf course and is working with Americans.
Poklonskaya vs Transparency Int’l
Confrontation between the int’l organization and a Russian MP: either to declare an apartment in Donetsk or to lock in whistleblowers?
“Renovations for people”: how one of the development companies sneaked into the program of massive demolition of the old housing
Members of the Parliament’s Board of Directors
The Russiangate found out which MPs violated the law banning the parliamentarians to run business.
Who develops oil resources in Crimea
Russian or Ukrainian: who helped the New Projects company to enter Russian fuel market
Police turns blind eye on apartments illegal squatting
Illegal seizure of apartments is a near-criminal business of purchasing a share in someone’s property and then creating unbearable conditions for other owners to persuade them to sell the rest ...
How loose lips sank Oryol governor
The governor of the central Russia’s Oryol region and the Communists party member Vadim Potomsky had made headlines thanks for his campaigning to erect a monument to Ivan the Terrible ...
Vladislav Reznik's American Dream
A member of the Russian Parliament Vladislav Reznik took the first place in the Forbes' 2010 list of the lobbyists. The Russiangate has been after that MP and his wife ...
Green Valley in shades of gold
Leaving politics skillfully is a craft a former MP Eugeny Medvedev has mastered well. After two tenures in the State Duma, his income had risen 10,000-fold, he bought land plots ...
Sochi mayor builds air defense of his property
The Mayor of the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Anatoli Pakhomov, does not conceal his dislike to the drones because reporters use them to peep into officials’ property. This, he ...
Midnight sale of Russian oil giant causes suspicions
Late in the night of Dec.8, CEO of the Russian oil giant Rosnneft Igor Sechin reported to President Vladimir Putin that privatization of the company has finally been finalized. The ...
St-Petersburg authority legalizes “squatter” village
Some six years ago, a group of businessmen from St-Petersburg started to build up the seashore of the Finnish Bay. The city authorities give a green light to building cottages, ...
The billion-dollar lake
The officials and entrepreneurs in St-Petersburg and surroundings love picturesque landscapes of the region covered with forests and dotted with small lakes. So they do their best to privatize the ...
The Palace of Noblemen rebuilt as the House for Cronies
Russian developers have offered for the first time ever the luxurious apartments equipped with car elevators. The apartments worth $3 mln are on offer in St-Petersburg’s 18-century estate which is ...
Elite Villages Mushroom in Russian Neverland
Five years ago, Kostroma and Ivanovo regions started to develop domestic tourist industry, attracting big money and politicians, who fell in love with the Russian backwaters. Anastasia Khlopkova investigates which ...