As the chief specialist of the department of statistics and economics of construction and investment of the Main Statistical Office in the Poltava region, Oleg Hare, in January-June 2010 in the area commissioned 71,4 thousand m ? of total living space, which is 12.6% more against the January-June 2009. The share of the Poltava region in the national housing construction is made up 2,2%.
Nearly two-thirds of the total volume of housing put into operation in January-June 2010, was built in the city of Poltava and Kremenchug Kremenchug and Poltava regions (from the 36.7% or 17.0 thousand m ? of total area - in Poltava.
The increase in construction was mainly due to individual builders, which constructed 58,5 thousand m ? total area of housing (82,0% of total).
In January-June 2010 was put into operation 577 apartments, of which the share of one room is 11,6%, two-room - 19,6%, three-room - 26,9%, four-and more - 41,9%.
The average size of one apartment, built in January-June 2010 for new homes, amounted to 121,1 m ?, including in the countryside - 118,5 m ?.
In addition to housing, in January-June 2010 among the objects of social sphere in the field was put into operation the tourist base for 100 seats and planar sports facility at 128,0 m ?.
Galina Ozersk, "Poltava"