The Mayor of Totana, José Martínez Andreo, Secretary of State for Housing, Beatriz Corredor, and the Minister of Public Works and Planning, José Ballesta, signed today an agreement that will allow construction of a total of 157 homes for the grounds of the old factory Escamusa "in the neighborhood was high in this town.
The agreement was signed at the conclusion of the Bilateral Commission for Monitoring the State Housing Plan and Rehabilitation 2009/2012 which was held at the Delegation of the Government between central and regional administrations.
In the course of it, representatives of both administrations followed up the 2010 Housing Plan, which runs the regional government and will benefit over 7,300 families Murcia between aid to rehabilitation, rental and subsidized housing construction and development.
During the meeting, José Ballesta and Beatriz Corredor new agreements under the 2010 program, for which the regional and central government funded a total of 16 municipalities in the rehabilitation works of 975 houses and the development of 862 dwellings Protección Oficial (VPO).
In the event involving a total of 17 mayors who have materialized partnerships with the Ministry of Development to undertake concrete actions in different municipalities, such as subsidized housing construction promotion, rehabilitation of buildings and homes in historic districts and development of land, among others.
157 houses in the Era Alta
With regard to the town of Totana, the agreement envisages the development of Urban Priority Area Land "UA PERI One Management and the Land of the Old Factory Escamusa", which foresees a total residential floor area of 17,348.94 meters squared.
In this development in the neighborhood was high, it will build a total of 157 social housing which will allow the regeneration of this area of town, with a total cost of 589,075.82 euros, of which the Ministry of Development will provide 266,900 euros , which represents 45% of the total cost.
With respect to subsidies for the development of land for the construction of subsidized housing, the Region will be promoted in the construction of a total of 862 homes for Murcia, Cartagena, Molina de Segura and Totana, performances as part of aid Areas to Private Land Priority (AUP).
Councilor José Ballesta praised "the work carried out by municipalities in Murcia" and stressed that "these new initiatives respond to the rigorous management has conducted the Housing Plan, whose implementation by the Community reaches about 90 percent of the total the objectives set, two months before year end. "
He added that the region is ranked as the Spanish community that greater compliance in line with development of land for the construction of subsidized housing at the end of 2009, so that increased aid will contribute to a more effective response to social needs.
Secretary of State for Housing, Beatriz Corredor, former industry minister, said that "the finance ministry over 85% of the actions in housing policy in Spain" and explained that "the State is acting within its powers of general economic planning ".
He also recalled that "the autonomous communities have full jurisdiction in this matter, so are free to drive home those actions they deem pertinent.
For his part, Mayor of Totana welcomed the materialization of the agreement will respond to election commitment to promote the construction of subsidized housing, providing access to the first home to young, unemployed and families with and support the sector building in our town.
Martínez Andreo said that this new housing development to be undertaken by the company "Azor Promotions Martinez, SL" will allow the regeneration of urban space and appreciated the work they have developed in recent years the municipal engineers and entrepreneurs to realize this development project.
Finally, he recalled that this initiative is the result of the incorporation of Totana to planning, managing and implementing aid policies in housing, undertaken by all authorities and stated that each owner will receive a subsidy of around 1,700 euros for the acquisition of each VPO.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana. Fotos: Murcia.com