The Solnechnyi district is the largest development project in Yekaterinburg in the recent years; its implementation started in 2013 by Forum Group, JSC. The new residential district having the area of 362 hectares will be built within the boundaries of the extension of - Luchistaya Street and Yekaterinburg Ring Road.
In the next ten years about 2.5 million square meters of floor space in 8-16 story buildings will be built. The total number of future residents is expected to reach about 85 thousand. On the ground floors of apartment buildings there will be shops and different amenities.
The Solnechnyi district means economy-class houses built by using latest technology and materials, in compliance with energy efficiency requirements. The first residential neighborhood will be commissioned in Q3 2015.
The special feature of the Solnechnyi district is its underlying concept of the "closed" courtyards undisturbed by access and parking of private vehicles (the access available only to cleaning and special-purpose vehicles) to create a safe and comfortable environment for recreation, walking and children's playgrounds.
Particular attention is given to landscaping: in the heart of district there will be a park having the area of 17 hectares, well-designed pedestrian routes, bike lanes, areas for recreation, games and sports.