The Strategic Development Plan of Astana has a mission stated as follows: to become a model capital in the Eurasian space, to provide the basis for sustainable development of the whole of Kazakhstan. Vision of Astana has been determined: the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a city with a competitive economy, attractive for residents, citizens and tourists, businessmen, a city with a favorable environment.
Housing construction solves one of the major challenges, which is development of social sphere and quality of life in the city and solution of housing construction problems providing housing accessibility for the population is carried out within the framework of the Housing Construction Development in the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2008-2010 and Regional Development Program until 2020.
During this period, 585.8 thousand m2 of housing with 11 617 apartments have been commissioned, including.:
- as a part of implementation of the Regional Development Program until 2020 – 198.9 thousand m2 with 3 805 apartments..
- as a part of implementation of the State Program for Housing Construction Development in the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2008-2010 – 386.9 thousand m2 with 7 812 apartments..
In 2016, construction of 9 multi-apartment residential complexes with a total area of 118.3 thousand m2 with 2 068 apartments is continued; housing with a total area of 87.5 thousand m2 with 1 362 apartments will be commissioned until the end of the year, including:
- as a part of the Regional Development Program until 2020 – 65.7 thousand m2 with 1 052 apartments;.
- as a part of implementation of the State Program for Housing Construction Development in the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2008-2010 – 21.8 thousand m2 with 310 apartments..
At the same time, construction of 3 MARC with 984 apartments with total area of 53.13 thousand m2 have been launched this year; its construction is carried out under the Anti-Crisis Plan for 2016 through the issuance of bonds of local executive authority.
Construction of engineering utilities infrastructure to multi-apartment residential complexes is also continued within the above-specified programs.