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Housing for 37 thousand people will be built at the new sites.
In 2020, for the construction of houses on renovation program selected and approved 49 launch sites in nine Moscow districts. More than one million square meters of real estate will be built on them. About 37 thousand people will receive new housing, the head of the capital Department of Urban Development Policy Sergey Levkin.
This year, most of the launch sites (15) were selected in the South-Eastern District. It is followed by the northeast and east of Moscow – eight territories for construction each, closes the top three of the CAO with five new construction sites.
“Since 2017, we have managed to select 472 sites for the construction of houses and the future relocation of residents, and this work will continue in the future,” said Sergei Levkin.
He added that on behalf of Sergei Sobyanin in the quarters of the renovation they create a new comfortable urban environment: they develop the road network, build additional social facilities, and improve public spaces.
Since the launch of the renovation program, 84 houses have already been commissioned – most of them have begun to be populated. At the design and construction stage, there are 287 facilities with a total area of 4.6 million square meters.
“The renovation program, unprecedented in scale, responds to the key demand of Muscovites – to have high-quality and affordable housing, the necessary infrastructure and jobs near the house. As part of the program, residents of 350 thousand apartments will move to new housing – this is about one million Muscovites, ”said the Deputy Mayor of Moscow in the Moscow Government for Urban Development Policy and Construction
The housing stock renovation program was approved in August 2017. The first participants in the program moved into new buildings in February 2018; today more than 23 thousand people have already changed apartments.
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