On July 13, 2018 Official Ceremony of handing keys for new rental apartments (with a purchase option) was held in Almaty.*
"Rental with a purchase option" is one of the socially significant purposes of "Nurly Zher" Housing Construction State Program, initiated by the Head of State Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev. "MO "Kazakhstan Mortgage Company" JSC - a subsidiary of JSC “NMH “Baiterek” - is the operator for ımplementıng thıs purpose since 2014.
Within the framework of the Kazakhstan Mortgage Company Program 17,128 apartments or 974.2 thousand sq. m of rental housing were put into operation throughout 2015-2017 years. By the end of 2018 it is planned to put ınto operatıon 80 thousand sq. m. Thus, over the period of the Program Action more than 1 million sq. m of housing will be constructed and commissioned for people on the waiting list.
The Program covers Akmola, Almaty regions and Aktobe, Atyrau, Uralsk, Shymkent, Turkestan, Taldykorgan, Taraz, Semey, Kokshetau, Kostanay, Astana, Karaganda, Petropavlovsk, Rudniy, Ust-Kamenogorsk, Aktau, Kyzylorda, Almaty, Pavlodar, Khromtau cities.
During the period of the Program of "MO "KMC” JSC 5153 apartments with a total area of 285,6 thousand square meters were distributed in Almaty.
To implement the next stage of the Program from July 13, 2018, the Kazakhstan Mortgage Company handed over 53 apartments in the residential complex of the Duman-2 micro district: 26 one-room apartments (52.3 and 61.5 sq. m.) and 27 two-room apartments (76.8 and 83.9 sq. m). All apartments are transferred to lessee in a fine finish and are ready for occupancy. The school-gymnasium, development centers for children, a mosque and the ice palace "Halyk Arena" are located nearby. The rent cost per sq. m for people on the waiting list will be 1119.23 tenge per month.
An official ceremony was opened by Ruslan Kakim, Deputy Chairman of the Board JSC "MO "KMC. In his address to the new lessees, Ruslan Kazhymuratuly noted: "Today's ceremony is the next stage of a big common cause started by the President of the country. The implementation of state programs in the field of increasing the availability of housing has gained a good pace, for year of 2017 in Kazakhstan, 11.2 million sq. m of housing put into operation. Today we congratulate new settlers who will receive the keys to comfortable apartments in an ecologically clean area of the city, with good infrastructure and transport accessibility. In the near future, people on the waiting list from Petropavlovsk and Aktau will receive their housing, as well as the settlement of lessees in the "Zhas Kanat" micro district in Almaty will be completed."
The new settlers also expressed their emotions: "We want to express our gratitude to the Head of our Republic Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev for the housing program "Nurly Zher", which enables ordinary Kazakhstanis to purchase their own housing on preferential rental terms. Our state continues to provide affordable housing for Kazakh people, and, above all, the most vulnerable segments of the population – disabled people, orphans, large families!".