In January-September 2017 in Ukraine commissioned 6889,3 thousand square meters of housing area. This is 21.4% more compared to the same period last year. This was announced by Deputy Minister of regional development Lev Partskhaladze, the press service minrehionu.
“In January-September this year has already been taken into operation nearly 7 million square meters of housing. This is 21% higher than the same period in 2016. I hope that by the end of this year, at least fall compared to last will not” – he said.
According to the Ministry, 58.6 per cent of the total area put into operation of housing was introduced in apartment buildings, 40.9 per cent in private homes and 0.5% – in hostels.
In cities was completed 4945 thousand square meters of housing (71,8%), in rural areas – 1944 thousand square meters (28.2 per cent).
Over three quarters of 2017 was commissioned 84411 apartments. The average size of one apartment was 78.8 square meters.