A new category was added to the list of citizens entitled to receive a mortgage credit and acquire apartments being at the disposal of the State Housing Development Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan on preferential terms, based on the changes made to “The Rule of granting mortgage credit, including mortgage credit on preferential terms, at the cost of the Mortgage and Credit Insurance Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan, by Order No.1328 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, dated 04.05.2021.
By the said change, persons related to the category of A Hero of the Patriotic War of the Republic of Azerbaijan (himself/herself, his/her spouse, and children) -a member of a young family ( a young family is a family formed by a marriage of persons under 35 years of age, as well as single parents under 35 with at least one child under their guardianship), too are enabled to acquire an apartment on preferential terms.
With a view to executing this Order of the head of the state, necessary changes were made to and improvement works done in the “Affordable Housing” electronic system by the State Housing Development Agency over the course of the past period, and documents to be filed by citizens related to this category were determined. List of the documents can be found in the section of “Who are entitled to acquire an affordable apartment” on the homepage of the websites www.mida.gov.az and www.mida.gov.az/mmc/.
Persons related to the new category may apply, as of 27.05.2021, using an Electronic Signature or ASAN Signature, via the “Affordable Housing” system created on the Electronic Government portal. Those persons who have owned an electronic cabinet by getting registered on the “Affordable Housing” system will have the same rights, while selecting apartments, as those citizens related to other categories that had previously owned an electronic cabinet.
By another change made to the Rule, the description of the existing category named “National Hero” was replaced by “National Hero of Azerbaijan”.
In order to support citizens willing to acquire an affordable housing, to answer questions associated with the use of the “Affordable Housing” electronic system, as well as provide assistance in creating an electronic cabinet, “Affordable Housing” windows have been serving citizens at ASAN Service centres No.1, 3 and 5 in Baku city, the ASAN Service centre in Sumgait city and ASAN Service centre in the city of Ganja. Moreover, citizens may receive answer to their questions by calling the “108 Call” centre from any region of the country, without coming to ASAN Service centres.