According to RBK-Nedvizhimost Moscow hotel room stock reached the inlet indexes of 2007 year in the 1st half year of 2010, exceeding the volume of inlet in 2008 and 2009 years by 70% and 30% respectively. Analysts explain a record inlet of hotel rooms by the simultaneous entry into the market of several major projects. For the time being there are 241 hotels in Moscow with hotel room stock making up 36.6 thousand rooms.
By the end of 2010 year 9 hotels are to be put into exploitation with hotel room stock amounting 1.8 thousand units (more than 80% of hotels belong to 4 star category). NAI Becar Company experts underline that shortage of 3 star projects is still taking place as the main volume of new projects is included in 4 and 5 star category. However experts add that the most part of projects will enter into the market in 2012-2013 years.