Public housing receives almost a billion UAH in 2014
The 2014 state budget earmarks over 900 million UAH for the implementation of government housing programs, reported was announced by Gennady Temnik, Acting Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services, reports the press service of the Ministry.
Most funds are provided for the program to offset mortgage cost; the program is implemented within the framework of the “Affordable Housing” social initiative of the President of Ukraine (340 million UAH). Housing for disabled soldiers will cost 300 million UAH.
Some 126 million will be spent on the “Youth lending” program, 100 million — on 30/70 affordable housing program (when 30% of the cost paid by the state, 70% — by citizen). The «Own home» housing for the villagers will cost the budget 48 million UAH.
“We have continually received positive feedback from the citizens — members of government housing programs. People write to us that with the help of the state they were able to solve their housing problem. This suggests that we are moving in the right direction,” said Temnik.
According to the official, 39,000 Ukrainians want to participate in the programs.