The authors of the article analyze the judicial practice for the period 2012 -2018, related to disputes over the legitimacy of the creation of apartments and the legality of their use. Legal risks of development of the illegal market of apartments are revealed. The need for a legal analysis premises, they are treated as residential on the market, which generates numerous litigation.
Authors: Polidi T. D., Igumenov E.V., Institute for Urban Economics, Moscow
Keywords: disputes on the construction of apartments; the transfer of apartments to the buyer; preliminary agreements for the sale of apartments; ownership of non-residential premises; multifunctional complexes with apartments.