YIT supplements its plot reserve in Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Press release 15 October 2012



YIT supplements its plot reserve in Rostov-on-Don, Russia

YIT Don, a Russian subsidiary of YIT Group, has acquired two plots in Rostov-on-Don. The company intends to construct residential buildings with a total area of more than 22,000 square metres on the plot located in the Oktyabrsky district in the city centre. Construction is expected to begin before the end of 2012. Apartment sales will also begin in 2012.

The other plot is located in the Proletarsky district. Customers can contribute to the planning of the apartments by voting for the best floor plan on YIT Don’s website.

YIT Don has also launched apartment sales for the first part of the second building on the Molodezhny site. The apartments will be commissioned at the end of 2013. In total Molodezhny residential complex will consist of 592 apartments with a total area of about 25,000 square metres.

YIT Don has three residential projects in progress in different parts of the city. The residential complexes are expected to be commissioned in 2013 and 2014. Altogether, they will have about 1,000 apartments with a total area of nearly 45,000 square metres.

YIT Don celebrates its fifth anniversary

YIT Don was established in 2007. Its first two projects were completed in 2010. The company has established itself as one of the largest and most reliable residential construction companies in the city. It continues to strengthen its position with plot acquisitions and new residential projects.

“Over the next few years, we intend to conquer a significant share of the residential market in Rostov-on-Don. We will also establish a building management and service unit, which will assume responsibility of the buildings constructed by YIT,” says Andrey Shumeyev, General Director of YIT Don.

For further information, please contact:
Andrey Shumeyev, General Director, YIT Don, andrey.shumeyev@yit.ru, tel. +7 863 300 0630
Teemu Helppolainen, Head of Division Moscow and Russian Regions, teemu.helppolainen@yit.ru, tel. +7 915 316 8216



YIT celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2012. The company was established in the Grand Duchy of Finland in 1912. Today, YIT is a leading European service company in building systems, construction services and services for industry. Our 26,000 professionals serve customers in 14 countries in the Nordic and Baltic countries, Russia and Central Europe. We have grown together with our customers and developed our services in line with the changes taking place in different societies. We intend to continue on that track. Our vision is to lead the way in creating and maintaining good living environments. In 2011, YIT’s revenue was approximately EUR 4.4 billion. YIT’s shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. www.yit.fi

YIT Don is a subsidiary of YIT Group that constructs residential buildings within the international YIT Home concept in Rostov-on-Don in southern Russia. Established in 2007, YIT Don has built more than 26,000 square metres of residential space in the city. Currently, the company is building three residential complexes in different parts of the city. Aelita, an apartment building constructed by YIT Don, was selected as the best residential project in the annual South Russian Realtor of the Year competition in 2010.