The Mayor of İstanbul Büyükşehir Mevlüt Uysal took part in the introductory meeting of the 3rd Project of the 1058 Silivri Houses that are built up by KİPTAŞ and gave some very interesting information. The Mayor Mevlüt Uysal informed, that as the urban transformation starts to take place, the project will not stop, but the houses will become smaller by %20. He also added that the urban transformation will only take place for the people who bring their signs. The urban transformation will start with whoever brings up their sign. The transformation and building has started in Beyolğlu and 120 flats are being built. The Mayor Mevlüt Uysal has told that with the fact that the houses are going to be smaller by %20, he will be able to deal with the finance and the rest will be dealt by the İstanbul Büyükşehir Municipality.
1 Billion of Budget
The Mayor, Mevlüt Uysal informed that exactly 1 billion lira from the municipality has been arranged for the urban transformation. The budget has been divided as the following; 320 million lira to Gaziosmanpaşa and 30 million lira to Beyoğlu. Urban transformation will take place in 4 different areas in Gaziosmanpaşa. Right now, work is being taking place in Büyükçekmece, Eyüp, Gaziosmanpaşa and Beyoğlu. It is planned for this year that urban transformation will be done in 8-9 different districts and a total of around 7-8 thousand flats will be built. Normally the goal for 1 year is to built up 10 thousand flats, but because this is the first year, it may stand around 8 thousand.
In the years to come, a budget of about 2-3 billion lira is planned to be arranged only for İstanbul to build up about 40-50 thousand flats. The Mayor Mevlüt Uysal said that if people are willin to own a house that is %20 smaller than their previous house, they will automatically be owning their new house.
The 1508 Social Flats
The Municipality Mayor Uysal, gave information about the social flat projects that will be built in İstanbul Silivri by KİPTAŞ, together with the Genel Manager of KİPTAŞ İsmet Yıldırım. KİPTAŞ has already started getting customers, who want to own their new flats in the new project. For the 1508 flats waiting for its customers, customers are welcome to apply until the 18th of April. If there will be too many applications, a drawing system will be used for the houses to reach their new owners on the 28th of April.