The volume of commissioned housing in Russia in I half-year 2012. increased by 1.9% to 242.8 thousand apartments with a total area of 21 million square feet. m against 20.7 million square meters. m of housing in the I half of 2011. This is stated in the operative report of the Federal State Statistics Service.
Among the subjects of the Russian Federation the largest volumes of housing construction were carried out in the Moscow region, where 9.6% of the administered put into operation a total area of housing in Russia as a whole, the Krasnodar region — 8.7%, the Republic of Tatarstan — 5.2% of the Tyumen region — 5 , 0%, the Republic of Bashkortostan — 4.1%, Rostov region — 3.8%, Nizhny Novgorod and Moscow — by 3.0%, the Chelyabinsk region — 2.8%, St. Petersburg — 2.6%, the Stavropol Territory — 2.4%. In these regions of the Russian Federation is built a little more than half of the total area of housing introduced in Russia.
However, in a number of regions with significant volumes of housing construction in the I half of 2012. there was a reduction of housing compared to the I half of 2011. For example, in St. Petersburg, a decline of 37.9% in Moscow — 33.6%, the Republic of Tatarstan — 6.4%, and the Rostov region — 0.4%.
In the I half of 2012. individual developers have introduced 80.6 thousand residential buildings with a total area of 11.1 million square meters. m, which is 6.1% more than in the I half of 2011. The share of individual housing in the general area of the completed housing construction in Russia as a whole was 53%, and in some regions, particularly in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, the Republic of Buryatia and Tuva, Altai and Trans-Baikal territories, Astrakhan, Belgorod, Volgograd, Lipetsk , Samara, Sakhalin, Tambov, Tula and Ulyanovsk regions — from 80.2% to 94.0%.
Previously, Rosstat reported that construction output in Russia in I half-year 2012. compared with the same period in 2011. increased by 5.4% — up to $ 2 trillion 69.3 billion rubles. In June 2012. the figure was 509.1 billion rubles., which is 5.3% more than in June 2011. According to Rosstat, in June 2012. organizations of all forms of ownership built 65.4 thousand new apartments in the I half of 2012. — 242.8 thousand apartments.