Asking prices for Bucharest apartments were up by 1.4 percent at the start of 2017 compared to the end of last year, according to data released by online real estate platform Imobiliare.ro.

The average asking price in Bucharest stood at EUR 1,157/sqm in January, up from EUR 1,141/sqm a month before.

Countrywide, asking prices were up by 1.3 percent in January against December from a national average of EUR 1,050/sqm to EUR 1,064 /sqm, according to the same source.

Dorel Nita, head of Real Estate Analysis Division at Imobiliare.ro, will speak at the Realty Forum 2017. Find out more about the pricing environment for real estate on April 25 at Sheraton Hotel.