Putin: total debt in the housing sector is 937 billion rubles

Putin: total debt in the housing sector is 937 billion rubles


In the housing sector there is a huge layer of problems that accumulated for years. In particular, the total debt in this sector is currently over 900 billion rubles, said Vladimir Putin at the interregional forum of the popular front.

STAVROPOL, 25 Jan. The General debts for housing and communal services in Russia is about 937 billion rubles, said President Vladimir Putin at the interregional forum of the popular front on Monday.

“Here (in the sphere of housing and communal services) of many problems, and a lot of gray, unfortunately. Indeed, there are attempts, obviously, to pass on to the population problem, which in this field accumulated for years, maybe decades. We have total debt in the housing sector over 900 billion rubles – 937, in my opinion, billion”, — Putin said.

Federal Minister of housing in October 2016 stated that the total debt stands at 968 billion, including 250 billion — debts of citizens and 718 billion — debts of legal entities.