The “Sakani” program of the Ministry of Housing confirmed its continuation in serving families wishing to benefit from its various solutions and options around the clock, through its interactive digital platforms, registering the service of 36031 citizens through the “sakani” website and application, and the Beneficiary Care Center 199090, and through the Beneficiary Care account on Twitter during One working week in conjunction with the health precautions announced by the Ministry of Health to limit the spread of the Corona virus.
And development housing is one of the development programs that support citizens in the Kingdom with limited and low incomes, and the start of the Saudi Ministry of Housing’s move to create new programs that support the most needy groups. We will explain it successively in the following lines, in addition to the registration method established by the Ministry of Housing.
The Saudi Ministry of Housing exercises all tasks and competencies related to housing, including the competencies established for the Saudi Housing Authority. About Sakan, the ministry aims to stimulate the real estate supply, raise productivity for the provision of housing products, and stimulate their development on the lands of the private sector.
The Ministry of Housing in the Kingdom has allocated, through its website on the Internet, a link in order to start the registration of citizens in development housing for the beneficiaries of the guarantee, in order to make it easier for citizens to apply and benefit from development housing, in accordance with the conditions and controls established by the Ministry of Housing, and the development housing that is supported by the Saudi government aims Significantly to provide housing units with usufruct rights to deserving families and the most needy in society, such as low-income families or families who are covered by the sponsorship of the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development, who are registered in the housing support portal, in integration and partnership with associations and civil institutions spread in all cities and governorates of the Kingdom.
The Ministry of Housing is also working on the participation of many government agencies to provide products aimed at improving and raising the condition of the citizen, and among these services is knowledge How to apply for the subsidized mortgage program Which is provided by the Ministry of Housing in cooperation with the Saudi Real Estate Fund.
Sources revealed the truth of what is being circulated about the conditions required of social security beneficiaries to qualify for developmental housing.
She stated that they are unfounded, and that the eligibility for development housing includes that the cases are beneficiaries of social security, and are registered in the housing support portal “Iskan”, and also confirmed that the cases of families most in need of development housing are raised through nearly 300 charitable societies across the country. Kingdom, then study cases and then determine the degree of priority in securing housing.
The Ministry has directly assumed responsibility in various Saudi territories for this project and has facilitated all solutions, whether savings or financing, that are suitable for low-income groups. The Ministry also wanted to raise the productivity of the Kingdom by providing real estate exhibits at reasonable prices, in order to work on providing housing units and promoting their development on the lands of the private sector in the Kingdom.
Developmental housing for security beneficiaries
The goal of the Ministry of Housing, through the Developmental Housing Program, is to reach, during 2030, 70% of the percentage of beneficiaries of social security and support in the housing units in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Citizens pay monthly rent in housing units in nominal amounts, and in some cases, free housing units are provided to people with needs.
With the developmental housing program, it is the ownership of housing units after paying the rent to the state for several years, which is provided by the Ministry of Executive Housing, and it was announced that through it, 200,000 housing units will be provided for the social security category, which benefits from the social security program of the Ministry of Labor. and social development, which is one of the low-income classes in the Kingdom.
All government institutions throughout the Kingdom are working under the direct guidance of King Salman bin Abdulaziz and His Royal Highness Prince Muhammad bin Salman by providing all means of direct and indirect support to create real opportunities to support citizens, as the state works to provide the best opportunities for housing the neediest families, as possible A citizen who owns a low-cost, high-quality housing, in order to implement the principle of social solidarity that the Kingdom follows.
The Ministry of Housing is working on the participation of many government agencies to provide products aimed at improving and raising the condition of the citizen, and among these services is knowledge of the method of registration in housing for the beneficiaries of the guarantee, which is provided by the Ministry of Housing in cooperation with the Saudi Real Estate Fund.
The Ministry stated that the eligibility for developmental housing includes that the cases are beneficiaries of social security, and is registered in the housing support portal Iskan.
Definition of development housing
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provides its citizens with many services in an effort to provide them with a decent living, and also within the framework of the development of the Kingdom and Vision 2030. Among the services provided is development housing for security beneficiaries. Below we will explain what is the concept of development housing.
It is a housing project and housing units amounting to two hundred thousand housing units for social security beneficiaries, and these units are owned by social security beneficiaries after they pay the rents owed to the state for a period of time, and the housing units in the development housing project are for low-income Saudi citizens.
As for the details of the developmental housing program, it is about owning housing units after paying the rent to the state for several years, which is provided by the Ministry of Executive Housing, and it was announced that through it, 200,000 housing units will be provided for the social security category, which benefits from the security program. The Ministry of Labor and Social Development, which is considered one of the low-income classes in the Kingdom.
Objectives of the developmental housing program
The developmental housing program came in order to provide new services for the social security category, as it is considered one of the low-income, so the state works to provide the best opportunities for housing the most needy families, in order to enable citizens to own low-cost and high-quality housing, in order to implement the principle of solidarity Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
First: It aims by the year 2020 to raise the percentage of citizens owning housing units to 60 percent.
Second: It also aims by 2030 to have citizens own about 70% of the housing units.
The new services made available by “sakani” to beneficiaries through its electronic platform are an extension of the various services that the program is keen to add in the context of working on continuous development and meeting the desires and aspirations of “sakani” beneficiaries. And the fastest, within the flexible procedures, through the website and the application of smart devices.
The Sakani platform in the Kingdom provides a wide range of distinctive real estate services to all beneficiaries of the Saudi people, the most important of which are:
- Interior design for homes.
- Documentation of rental contracts.
- Engineering designs.
- List of engineering supervision offices.
- List of contractors.
- View residential units for sale.
- Electronic finance service.
- Support calculator.
Thus, you can access the Sakani platform, and see the various services that the platform provides to users.
How to register in the development housing for the beneficiaries of the guarantee
After the Saudi Ministry of Housing announced the developmental housing program, citizens continued to ask questions about how to apply for the program to benefit from the services provided by the Ministry of Housing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A citizen can register in the developmental housing program issued by the Ministry of Housing via the Internet. To save time and effort on the citizen without having to go to the headquarters or the developmental housing branches.
The Ministry of Housing provides a number of housing units, which have reached two hundred thousand housing units for security beneficiaries and for low-income citizens. The Ministry of Housing allows the payment of fees in exchange for the ownership of the housing unit for the citizen over several years. The Ministry of Housing thus supports citizens and facilitates housing for them in return for paying the fees due. at varying intervals of time.
- Enter the special website designated by the Ministry of Housing to register for development housing.
- Register all the required data, the national ID number
- and mobile number.
- Date of Birth.
Conditions for registration in developmental housing for the beneficiaries of the guarantee
In an effort to quickly accomplish the tasks entrusted to it to meet the needs of families in need of adequate housing throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, it concluded agreements with more than three hundred civil societies spread throughout the Kingdom to be able to communicate with families and follow up on the processes of determining housing and handing it over to them As soon as possible, housing units are given to the guarantee beneficiaries according to several controls and conditions announced by the Ministry of Housing in the Kingdom, which are:
- A housing unit will be given to the beneficiary of social security, who is registered with the ministry that he has no source of income other than the support provided by the security, in return for a monthly rent of 200 riyals.
- A housing unit is granted to citizens for 800 riyals to the owners of the source of livelihood.
- Providing housing units for social security beneficiaries to secure the rights of citizens and ensure social justice in the beginning, but with terms and conditions set by the Housing Department in the Kingdom.
- Persons affiliated with social security are the first to accept their requests from the ministry, provided that they are covered by the security and do not have a source other than Saudi social security.
Undoubtedly, the Saudi government was very keen that this program be free and not profitable, with the main objective of it being to provide assistance to those who deserve it. Therefore, the Kingdom’s government, under the direct and special supervision of the Saudi Crown Prince, allocated a huge amount of money amounting to 44 One billion Saudi riyals, in order to provide housing units for low-income and poor groups and those considered below the poverty line, in order to guarantee them a decent life.
Which is considered a permanent non-profit for the Ministry, as the Kingdom has allocated approximately 44 billion Saudi riyals for the poor and low-income groups in the Kingdom, in order to provide them with a guarantee of a decent life in housing units at a good level and to start living a decent life. The Ministry of Housing has allocated 7%-10% of its total projects in the developmental housing program for the most needy groups.
The Ministry of Housing, in partnership with the Real Estate Fund, provides many services of interest to many citizens, such as Inquire about the date of disbursement of the real estate fund loan by ID number This is in addition to other services.
The Saudi government seeks to provide all things necessary to provide suitable housing for Saudi citizens with low or limited income, and the government is working to create new technological programs that provide citizens with easy registration in various housing programs, and the Kingdom is ready to take care of the affairs of citizens in need of support and to ensure justice and social solidarity.
The social security system in general relies on providing a sum of money each month to the eligible categories and individuals benefiting from the security, as determined by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development. The new social security program includes a financial support system, rehabilitation services, and training, in addition to providing services Employment and empowerment. The developed social security system also provides zakat funds to the groups that deserve it, which not only achieves justice and equality, but also works to advance the workforce.