Men: the strategy of the Institute for the development of housing will be adopted in February


MOSCOW, January 27. The strategy of the joint structure of the Agency for housing mortgage lending (AHML) and RGS will be presented and adopted in February. This was announced by the Minister of construction and housing Mikhail Men.

“This strategic document will be developed and adopted in February. Strategy calculated till 2020”, – said the Minister, answering a question about the timing of the development of the program of activities of the joint Institute for the development of the housing market.

In the program development will be reflected the main mechanisms of support of housing construction, he said. Key points of the strategy will be linked to mortgage programs, proposals for extension of existing and creation of new, and the possibilities of support for the development of rental housing.

Measure in the law on real estate investors

Also Men indicated that the bill amending the law on real estate investors, could be adopted during the spring session of the state Duma. Most likely, he will undergo many changes.

“Procedure edits and changes is very serious, there will be many discussions. The law (the draft law on amendments to the law on real estate investors – approx. ed.) is complex and will affect the affordability of housing. We hope that it will consider and adopt in the spring session of the state Duma”, – said the Minister.

He stressed that to rush to its adoption do not need to study all the “gotchas”.

According to Me the construction industry works well, despite the difficult period, and it is important that the new law has become the driving force of the industry, not inhibited it.

Development of amendments to the law on co was launched in July 2015, first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov. Amendments to the law are aimed at strengthening the control of the Builder and reducing risks of real estate investors in buying a home.