The “Sakani” program issued its report for the month of April, including its most prominent achievements during the first quarter of 2021, and a set of data and statistics on the number of beneficiary families, the projects being implemented, and the number of real estate transactions certificates. The report also highlighted that 24,356 families benefited during the month of March, including 17,947 families who lived in their homes, as a continuation of the program’s efforts to enable Saudi families to own the first home, in order to achieve the objectives of the housing program – one of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 programs – by reaching 70% ownership by 2030. For the full report, by visiting the program’s website or the link https://sakani.housing.sa/sakani-reports.
The report indicated that the total number of certificates bearing tax on real estate disposals for the first housing since the beginning of the program until the end of last March amounted to 467,746 certificates. The report also reviewed the housing and financing solutions provided by the program, which include the subsidized mortgage loan in cooperation with banks and financing institutions to purchase ready and under construction housing units or Self-construction for those who own land, and reserving residential land within the “sakani” program, with the aim of increasing ownership rates among citizens.
The report included 70,120 families benefiting from all the housing and financing options and solutions provided by the program in the first quarter of this year, of which 49,566 families lived in their homes, in addition to the current year’s targets, which include serving 220,000 new families, making 30,000 residential land available for reservation and pumping 50,000 A new housing unit under construction in partnership with real estate developers, and the provision of 140,000 subsidized real estate loans in cooperation with banks and financing institutions to purchase ready and “under construction” housing units or self-construction for those who own land.
The report highlighted developments in construction updates in 64 projects that provide more than 100 thousand housing units, ranging from apartments, villas, and townhouses, which are characterized by the integration of infrastructure and their competitive prices. New for residential lands provides 1752 plots of land in the Jizan region. The program allows, through the “Sakani” website and online application, to review and reserve them electronically within 218 residential plans that provide more than 180,000 residential lands distributed in various regions and cities of the Kingdom.
It is noteworthy that the “Sakani” program announced that more than 1.1 million Saudi families have benefited since the program was launched in 2017, of which more than 390 thousand new families during the year 2020, of which 138 thousand lived in their homes. The program seeks to enable Saudi families to own their first home through Providing housing options and solutions that meet their aspirations and capabilities within multiple options and solutions and an easy down payment.