Kulginov: our task is to unload waiting list for affordable housing
Photo by Nur Sultan akimat press service
The mayor of Nur-Sultan Altai Kulginov and board chairperson of the of Housing Construction Savings Bank, Lyazzat Ibragimova compared notes on the waiting list for affordable housing, Kazpravda.kz cites the press service of the capital’s akimat reporting.
Altai Kulginov said that first of all, affordable housing will be allocated to people on the waiting list for apartments.
“This year, the affordable housing will increase 3 times. First of all, we will unload the waiting list for preferential accommodation. These are families raising children with special needs, citizens with disabilities, single-parent, large families, orphans and other social groups of the population, including employees of medical organizations, teachers and social workers. An important function is performed by the Housing Construction Savings Bank. Last year alone, more than 10.5 thousand investors of this Bank got their apartments,” the mayor said.
As the board chairperson of the Housing Construction Savings Bank, Lyazzat Ibragimova noted, the housing construction savings system allows the bank customers to take a loan to purchase accommodation at 3.5% to 5% interest. In total, Nur Sultan has about 215 thousand bank depositors.