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In the regions of Armenia, apartment buildings rose by 4.1% per annum  in the first quarter of 2019

 Wednesday, May 8 2019 17:09:00
In the regions of Armenia, apartment buildings rose by 4.1% per annum  in the first quarter of 2019

ArmInfo. The average market value  of the apartment building in the regions of Armenia increased in Q1  2019 by 4.1% per annum, making 89.2 thousand drams / 1 sq.m.   According to the data of the State Committee of the Real Estate  Cadastre of the Republic of Armenia, in the first quarter alone the  price for regional apartment buildings increased only by 0.7%.

In Yerevan, prices for apartment buildings in Q1 of 2019 increased by  9.5% per annum
 Wednesday, May 8 2019 15:33

ArmInfo. The average market value of a multi-apartment building in Yerevan increased in Q1 of 2019 by 9.5% per annum, but for the Q1 alone - by 1.9%, reaching 299.4  thousand drams / 1 sq. m. The data of the State Committee of Real  Estate Cadastre of RA suggest this.

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Ombudsman`s Office presented an opinion on the government program to  assist officers in attracting affordable mortgage loans
 Wednesday, January 23 2019 11:36

ArmInfo. The Office of the Armenian Ombudsman presented an opinion on the draft government program to assist officers in acquiring apartments or houses in the  form of long-term affordable mortgage loans on preferential terms.

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Head of the Urban Development Committee: Project for improvement of the Lchashen - Sevan peninsula site will stimulate investment in the region
 Tuesday, January 22 2019 12:00

ArmInfo. Chairman of the Urban Development Committee of Armenia Avetik Eloyan gave a new impetus to the project, which started in 2018 on the territory of the Sevan National Park, the press service of the Committee reports.

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In Yerevan, prices for apartments grew by 10% per annum in Q3 2018
 Thursday, December 6 2018 17:35

ArmInfo.Average market value of an apartment in Yerevan increased by 2.3% with a y-o-y growth of 10% in the third quarter of 2018 reaching 287.8 thousand  AMD / 1 sq.m. This is evidenced by the data of the State Committee of  the Real Estate Register of Armenia.

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Expert: There is no organized corruption in the State Real Estate  Cadastre Committee
 Tuesday, November 27 2018 19:10

ArmInfo. There was organized corruption in the State Real Estate Cadastre Committee, but we did everything to eliminate it. This statement was made during the press  conference on November 27 by the Chairman of the State Committee of  the Real Estate Cadastre of the Republic of Armenia Sarhat Petrosyan.

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Expert: Emotions will calm down and  real estate prices will decrease
 Wednesday, October 10 2018 18:12

ArmInfo."The activity in the real estate market of Armenia has been observed for a little over a year, in particular, the special revival has been more noticeable  over the past 8 months," said Marina Norayrovna Chatinyan, director  of the real estate agency "Bars". "Using the example of the agency's  activities, we can say that the growth in the number of real estate  purchase and sale transactions has increased by 15%," she said.

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Expert: New developments in Armenia led to rise in property prices
 Monday, August 6 2018 19:29

ArmInfo. New developments in Armenia led to a rise in property prices, Director of the Real Estate Exchange Artem Pribylsky stated in the conversation with ArmInfo.   "Today there are positive trends, but it is unknown what will happen  tomorrow," the expert said.

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In the regions of Armenia, prices for apartment blocks in first half  of 2018 increased by 2.6%
 Saturday, August 4 2018 14:51

ArmInfo. The average market value of a multi-apartment building in the regions of Armenia increased by 2.6% per annum for the first half of 2018, making 87  thousand drams / 1 sq.m. This is evidenced by the data of the State  Committee of Real Estate Cadastre.

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Prices for multi-apartment buildings in Yerevan increased by 3.9% per  annum in first half of 2018
 Friday, August 3 2018 15:44

ArmInfo. The average market  value of real estate in apartment buildings in Yerevan for the first  half of 2018 increased by 3.9% per annum, making 277.7 thousand drams  / 1 sq. M. This is evidenced by the data of the State Committee of  Real Estate Cadastre.

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State Minister of Artsakh called on to review existing mortgage  lending programs
 Tuesday, June 26 2018 14:14

ArmInfo.State Minister of Artsakh Republic Artsakh, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Investment Fund Grigory Martirosyan called for making mortgage lending more affordable for citizens. He said this on June 25 during the visit to  the fund.

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In the regions of Armenia, prices for apartment buildings fell by  4.8% in the first quarter of 2018, with an annual decline of 0.9%
 Thursday, June 21 2018 14:15

ArmInfo. The average market value of a multifamily in the regions of Armenia fell by 4.8% in the  first quarter of 2018, with an annual decline of 0.9% to 86.4 thousand drams/1 sq.m. This is evidenced by the data of the State Committee of Real Estate Cadastre.

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K.Karapetyan: Public-private partnership mechanisms will be used in infrastructure construction
 Thursday, April 12 2018 20:27

ArmInfo. In the construction  of reservoirs and roads and other infrastructures Public-private  partnership mechanisms will be involved, said this during today's  meeting in the government of the acting Prime Minister Karen  Karapetyan. He informed that the law "On Public- Private Partnership"  has already been submitted to the government.

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Urban Development State Committee Chairman reported to President of Armenia on priority projects of Committee in 2018
 Monday, March 19 2018 20:04

ArmInfo. Chairman of the State Committee for Urban Development of Armenia Narek Sargsyan reported to the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on the work done in the sphere of urban development in 2017, on the implementation of the instructions given by the President during the previous meeting, as well as on the priority projects of the committee in 2018.

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Mortgage loaning stimulates growth of construction in Armenia
 Friday, March 2 2018 18:54

ArmInfo. "This year the sphere of construction and repair of Armenia will occupy serious positions in the structure of GDP," said Arsen Ghazaryan, president of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Armenia (ARP), speaking to ArmInfo on March 2 on the margins of the 15th specialized exhibition - CAUCASUS: CONSTRUCTION AND REPAIR EXPO . In this vein, he noted that progress in the sphere of construction of Armenia became tangible only from the second half of 2017. Before that, in the last 5-6 years, the volume indicators were more than modest, Ghazaryan said.

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In Armenia, real estate transactions exceeding 50 million drams must be made by bank transfer
 Thursday, March 1 2018 10:39

ArmInfo. Armenia intends to apply the proposals of the Council of Europe to intensify the fight against money laundering and the financing of terrorism. Amendments to the laws on combating money laundering and the financing of terrorism, the Criminal Code and the Civil Code were introduced at the March 1 sitting of the parliament in the second and final reading.

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Mortgage is increasing at falling property prices
 Tuesday, February 20 2018 17:46

ArmInfo. In Armenia, against  the background of a fall in property prices, the mortgage is gaining  momentum. According to the Financial Rating of the Armenian Banks  prepared by IC ArmInfo, parallel to this, the volume of bank mortgage  lending came out of the 1.5% decline by 14.4%, to 215.2 billion drams  or $ 444.5 million, which was accompanied by a decrease in mortgage  rates loans for 2017 from 12.2% to 10.6% on average. Meanwhile, over  the past year the average market value of housing has decreased by  2.8% (against growth of 0.6% in 2016).

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In Armenia, housing prices for 2017 fell by 2.8%
 Thursday, February 8 2018 17:43

ArmInfo. The average market  value of housing in Armenia decreased by 2.8% in 2017, making 178.8  thousand AMD ($ 370)/1sq.m. versus 0.2% growth in 2016. This is  evidenced by the data of the State Committee of Real Estate Cadastre.

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Karen Karapetyan raised issue of unused state real estate
 Thursday, February 8 2018 14:44

ArmInfo. The Department of State Property Management of Armenia fixed real estate attached to state bodies, SNCO and other organizations that are not actually used or used inefficiently and partially. This was stated by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan at a government meeting on February 8.

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State Committee of Real Estate Cadastre: For the year 2017, the number of transactions on alienation of real estate in Armenia as compared to 2016 increased by 11.8%
 Monday, January 29 2018 11:41

ArmInfo.In 2017, the number of  deals on alienation of real estate in Armenia increased by 11.8%  compared to 2016 and amounted  52 thousand 274  deals, and the number  of real estate lease transactions for the reporting period increased  by 22.4%. This was reported by the Chairman of the State Real Estate  Cadastre Committee Martin Sargsyan to Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan  during the meeting held in the Government. 

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Armenian government revises tax benefits for mortgage lending
 Thursday, November 23 2017 20:38

ArmInfo. The Armenian  government is reviewing tax benefits for mortgage lending. The  corresponding decision was made on November 23 at a meeting of the  Cabinet of Ministers of the country.

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Issue volume

10 billion

Volume of T-bills for placement

200 million

Volume of submitted competitive applications

200 million

Volume of satisfied bids

200 million

Yield at cut-off price

 5.8314%

Maximum yield

 5.8314%

Мinimum yield

 5.8314%

Weighted average yield

 5.8314%

Number of participants

2

The maturity date of T-bills

03.02.2020

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Средневзв. Цена

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USD

Цена откр.

482,00

Цена закр.

482,00

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482,00

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482,00

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482,00

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Объем (инвал.)

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