One-third of homes on the islands this year were sold to nationals of other countries, many of whom are non-residents
Mihhail Kõlvart was elected mayor of Tallinn by the city's City Council in April 2019. He was born on 24 November, 1977 in Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan. He moved to Tallinn with his parents at the age of 3. There he studied at the 15th Tallinn Secondary school and later studied law at the International University of Social Sciences. Afterwards he built a career as an athlete and coach. During his political career, which began in 1999, he has been a member Tallinn City Council, member of parliament, deputy mayor of Tallinn and is currently holding the post of mayor.