The World Cup is Here: What to Expect of Russian Real Estate (Part I)

This is what we have all been waiting for: The World Cup is finally here! Beyond the fanaticism and excitement, however, there are plenty of politics, and economics, behind the World Cup 2018 in Russia. 

Countries vie for the World Cup because they all believe it will be an opportunity to boost their economies. However, this is not always the case. Much like the Olympics, the World Cup can cause a country to overproduce new infrastructure. After the event, the leftover real estate could become a burden, unless the country has the political and economic framework to maximize these investments.