The “sakani” program report for the month of September 2021 revealed the launch of a number of new housing services for the program’s beneficiaries through the “sakani” website and application.
The report included the number of beneficiary families and housing projects under construction that are being implemented, and the number of real estate disposal certificates that were issued electronically as part of the program’s efforts to enable Saudi families to own the first home, with the aim of increasing the ownership rate to 70% by 2030, in order to achieve the objectives of the Housing Program – one of the Vision’s programs Kingdom 2030 – The report can be viewed at https://sakani.housing.sa/sakani-reports.
The report indicated that the number of certificates bearing the real estate tax for the first home since the beginning of the program until the end of August 2021 amounted to 542,164 certificates, reviewing the housing and financing solutions provided by the program, including the subsidized real estate loan in cooperation with banks and financial institutions to purchase ready-made housing units under construction or self-construction for those who own Lands, and reservation of residential lands within the 223 “sakani” schemes that provide more than 180,000 lands.
The report indicated that more than 145,000 families benefited from all the housing and financing options and solutions provided by the program until August 2021, of which 115 thousand families lived in their homes within 8 months, while the number of families benefiting from the program during the month of August recorded 21,000 new families, including More than 17,000 families lived in their homes.
The report reviewed the developments of construction updates in 82 projects that have begun to be implemented to provide more than 120,000 housing units, ranging from apartments, villas and townhouses, with high quality and reasonable price and that meet the standards of quality of life. Mila” in Khayala suburb in Jeddah governorate, as well as “Rawa” in Al-Gwan suburb in Riyadh, and “Ares residential” in Al-Khobar Governorate, among 106 projects under construction that provide more than 146,000 different units.
The “sakani” website and application added 4 new services, including the “real estate market” to allow the sale and purchase of ready-made housing units, “electronic financing” in partnership with several financing agencies, “interior design” within the after-housing services, and the “approved contractor” for option beneficiaries. Self-construction, in addition to the integrated electronic services that start from registration and knowing the status of entitlement immediately, and the reservation of residential units and lands after inspecting their locations and knowing their features, “quotes”, real estate advisor service, “engineering designs”, issuing building permits to self-building beneficiaries and other things. Services.