visited a number of residential projects and infrastructure development in the Asir region.
Minister of Housing asked to start the delivery of housing units in the projects of the "telalAbha" and "telalAlKhamis" this year.
Minister of Housing Majed bin Abdullah Al-Hogail stressed on the need to hand over residential units within in-progress residential projects carried out by the ministry in partnership with the private sector according to the timetables set for them. He called on real estate developers to hear citizens' view and meet their wishes because citizen is a key partner of the ministry.
The Minister of Housing inspected a number of residential projects in the Asir region. During the tour, he viewed the completion rates in these projects, the extent of commitment to the implementation stages and the specific plans for the delivery period of housing units to the beneficiaries.
The "telal Abha" project is located in the northern city of Abha. It is strategically located in a number of main roads, in the vicinity Abha Airport and is connected to a number of vital places such as King Khalid University. And the project includes 1198 villas of multi-designs and models, starting from SR577 thousand.
In the second residential project comes the "TelalAlkhmais" housing project in a distinct residential area in the Khamis Mushait province, to be an integrated residential complex of facilities and services and the design based on the combination of the ancient Arab model and the modern model and provides 804 apartments with prices starts from SR357 thousand.
During the tour, Al-Hogail also briefed him on a number of infrastructure development projects in the Ministry's lands, which will be handed over to the citizens. The total number of projects is 26 projects distributed in different cities and governorates of the region. Although it will be handed over to the citizens free of charge. He checked out Atawan Project which is located on an area exceeded 5 million square meters. in addition to the land of the "Atud" plan, which is currently in the development phase. The project covers an area of about 730 thousand square meters
He stressed the importance of coordination and integration with the relevant government agencies to facilitate the implementation of infrastructure and accessibility of public services to these residential plans in a timely manner.
The Prince of Asir Region, HRH Prince Turki bin Talal bin Abdul Aziz, handed over housing units to a number of beneficiaries of the Housing Developmental Program in the Ministry of Housing in the presence of His Excellency the Minister of Housing. He also held a meeting of Ministry of housing officials, In the presence of the region prince and the Minister of Housing, during which all the challenges facing the sector were discussed and coordination and integration of efforts to resolve and overcome them.