The Ministry of Housing confirmed that the value of real estate activity in the governorates of Dhofar, North Al Batinah, Al Dhirah during last February amounted to RO (65,108,000) while the amount of fees collected reached more than RO (186,500) along with completion of procedures of planning, granting of lands and awarding ownership for GCC citizens, in addition to other transactions achieved in these governorates.
Eng. Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Jabri, Director General of housing in Dhofar governorate said that the total value of real estate activity registered during the month of February of this year in Dhofar amounted to RO (25,440,000) with fees collected during the same period reaching to RO (507,388) through the conclusion of (1575) legal transaction, including sale, grant, inheritance, swap, mortgage, utilization, mortgage redemption, in addition to division.
Al Jabri added that Dhofar registered (378) sale contracts, (101) mortgage contracts, (96) grant contracts, (1) inheritance contracts, (2) swap contract, (9) utilization contracts, (35) mortgage redemption, (17) deed stamping, and finally (14) division contracts.
He explained that the directorate has planned a number of schemes which are Rabzum, Hanfait Al Janobiyah, Thumrate, Raysout, Maqshin, Marsodad which provided (71) land plots of different uses. A total of (20) land plots were granted during the same month of various uses. Additionally, the directorate completed (710) transactions in the geographic information systems section, (322) in the engineering drawing section, (74) in the implementation and planning follow-up section and (370) transactions in the survey section.
Engineer Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Jabri, Director General of Housing in Dhofar governorate concluded his statement by noting that the total number of title deeds issued during the month of February amounted to (886) distributed among the wilayats of the governorate, including (27) title deeds that were issued for GCC citizens according to the controls of GCC citizens ownership of real estate in the Sultanate, all were concentrated in the wilayat of Salalah. The citizens of Kuwait came in first place among the rest of GCC nationalities with (19) owners, followed by the citizens of the United Arab Emirates by (5) owners, (2) owner from Qatar and (1) from Bahrain.
On the other hand, Eng. Abdullah bin Talib bin Ali Al Hinai, Director General of Housing in Al Dhahira governorate stated that the total value of real estate activity in the governorate during the month of February reached RO (6,825,000) with fees collected during the same period amounting to RO (411,223) through the making of (2205) real estate transactions including sale, swap, grant, mortgage, mortgage redemption, deed stamping and other transactions.
He added that transactions of sale contracts in Al Dhahira governorate recorded (305) contracts, (103) were registered under mortgage, (8) in swap, (164) in grant, (33) under inheritance, and (18) in utilizing, (39) in mortgage redemption, (4) in deed stamping, (30) contract in dividing. the number of title deeds issued during the month of February was (1501).
The Director General of Housing in Al Dhahira governorate noted that the number of cases registered in Housing assistances program during the month of February was (4), including (3) in Ibri, and (1) case in Dhank. Regarding Housing loan program, the number of cases registered amounted (9) cases (6) in the Wilayat of Ibri, (2) in the Wilayat of Dhank and (1) in the Wilayat of Yanqul.
Eng. Abdullah bin Talib bin Ali Al Hinai, Director General of Housing in Al Dhahira governorate said that that the Directorate planned a number schematic pockets in the Wialyats of Ibri and Yanqul that provided (40) land plot for a number of uses Dhair Al Fawar schematic pocket provide (15) residential land plot, Al Mahyual schematic pockets provides (6) land plots, (2) schematic pockets in Al Hajar provides (13) land plots for a number of uses. In Yanqul , Al Maedan schematic pocket planned to provides (6) plots.
Eng. Abdullah bin Taleb bin Ali Al Hinai, Director General of Housing in Al Dhahirah Governorate, said that the Directorate reviewed (31) cases of ownership in the Department of Ownership Registration and Verification in the governorate last February included (20) in Ibri, (11) Dhank and (15) in Ynaqul.