President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych took personal charge of the program "Affordable Housing", initiated by his predecessor. As a result, local authorities throughout Ukraine have already allocated 2.2 hectares of free land to build houses on the program. As explained at the press conference, journalists representatives of the Ministry of Regional Development and Construction on the allocation of land to be built up to 590 residential units, including private housing. Communication to the sites will be conducted in 2011 by local authorities. Part of the cost of such housing will be compensated by the state.
At this point in the budget for 2011 on implementation of the program is planned to allocate 390 million UAH.