The Minister of Housing, Acting Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs – Majid bin Abdullah Al-Hogail confirmed that the targeted housing program has exceeded during the current year to serve 319 thousand families. This came in a press statement after inspecting a number of housing projects and plans in Makkah Al-Mukarramah. The visit included the “Jawharat Al-Rusayfa” project and a number of plans To see the progress of work and the level of completion in projects in Makkah Al-Mukarramah region, which is witnessing the implementation of more than 22 housing projects providing 66,900 units, in addition to 19 residential plans providing more than 35 thousand plots of land. During his visit, Al-Hogail stressed the necessity of completing them according to the specified timelines. In preparation for handing it over to the beneficiaries, pointing out the Ministry’s keenness to provide various housing options and solutions that suit all segments within easy and accessible procedures, in addition to the integration of facilities and services necessary to provide an integrated lifestyle. Al-Hogail indicated that the ministry will continuously monitor the completion rates of projects and the progress of work in them, in the framework of facilitating ownership and raising its percentage in accordance with the objectives of the housing program, one of the Kingdom’s 2030 vision programs. He drew attention to exceeding the “Sakani” program targeted for the current year 2020 to serve more than 319 thousand families, He affirmed that he will continue to partner with real estate developers in pumping integrated residential projects, in addition to other additional options that include purchasing ready-made units, residential lands, and self-construction. Makkah Al-Mukarramah is witnessing the implementation of 3 housing projects under construction and it hosts two plans that provide 6531 plots of land. Among the projects is the “Jawharat Al-Rusayfa”, which provides 1035 housing units and is 15 minutes away from the Holy Mosque at competitive prices for the units, whose prices start from 335 thousand riyals. The project is located on a total area of more than 87 thousand square meters and provides green spaces and all facilities and services. Retaj Makkah », which is located on an area of more than one million square meters and includes 4,540 units in a distinctive location north of Makkah Al-Mukarramah within the boundaries of the Haram, 20 minutes away, with prices starting from 450,000 riyals. Duplexes (two-floor apartment) in each building 8 apartments in the Al-Khadra neighborhood, east of Makkah, near the commercial and services centers, within competitive prices, with areas ranging between 192-230 square meters per unit.