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Improving the conditions for investments in order to foster polycentric development by leveraging local Public Administrations unexploited real estate
POLYINVEST project aims at improving conditions for investment in the rural areas, directly tackling the development gap between the regions of the SEE space. Through the development of an innovative information service about the availability and characteristics of marketable real estates, the project responds to: the needs of those public administrations interested in enhancing and gaining an income from a part of their real estates, converting them to productive uses, fostering the development of polycentrism; the needs of those investors who, having the tools to know the investment opportunities in the various territories, can benefit from infrastructural efforts made by the PAs and be helped in the administrative and bureaucratic course. The main activities of POLYNVEST project will be: a deep market analysis and collection of data on available real estates; study of real estate markets legal and administrative procedures for each country; implementation and management of a platform (accessible from the internet) to manage the data; comprehensive promotion activity to put on the market the real estates and to obtain opportunities and potential investors;pilot actions which will provide potential investors with real estate availability, already done administrative and legal procedures and some planning simulations.Main outputs will be: Legislative Framework Repository (LFR)an archive for legislative and administrative information; Real Estate Repository (RER)an archive for the location and characteristics of real estates; POLYINVEST information access platform (PIAP); Recommendation Report (RR) including the procedures for real estates? purchase and commercial conversion. Main results will be: creation of a public-private cooperation network in the SEE space; diminishing of the development gap of the SEE regions improving marginal areas competitiveness; triggering off of economic development and local resources improvement through exogenous investments
Call: 1
Priority: Development of transnational synergies for sustainable growth areas
Area of intervention: Tackle crucial problems affecting metropolitan areas and regional systems of settlements
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Project budget:
  • Overall project budget: 2.439.182,00 €
  • ERDF contribution: 2.022.305,00 €
  • IPA contribution: 51.000,00 €
  • ENPI contribution: 0,00 €
Project start date / end date:
2009-04 / 2011-09