The Saud bin Rashid Al Mualla Foundation for Charitable and Humanitarian Works in Umm Al Quwain has set eight conditions for obtaining free housing for the emirate’s citizens with limited income, as the Foundation oversees the implementation of the “Tolerance 2” neighborhood, which includes 78 houses in the Al Salamah area, whose cost exceeds 50 million dirhams. .
The Director General of the Foundation, Rashid Al-Hamer, told «Emirates Today» that the project is the second housing project implemented by the Foundation in Umm Al-Quwain, and is located on a total land area of 52,593 square meters in Al-Salamah area next to the neighborhood of “Tolerance 1”, pointing out that the start of Receiving applications to obtain housing, last Sunday, within the conditions imposed by the Foundation for eligible groups.
He explained that the Foundation has set eight conditions for the categories entitled to free housing, which are: that the applicant be a citizen of the country, that he has a family book issued by the Emirate of Umm Al-Quwain, that the passport is issued by Umm Al-Quwain, and that the number of family members is not less than four people. And that the applicant has a limited income, and has not previously obtained a residence from any other party, whether federal or local, or in any other emirate, and that a female citizen married to a foreigner has the right to apply for a residence, if the conditions are met, and that the applicant abides by After obtaining the house, by paying 3000 dirhams annually for maintenance services for the housing air conditioners.
He explained that the applications are received according to the conditions available in every citizen and not according to the priority of the applicant, as all requests are studied according to the humanitarian, social and financial cases, pointing out that the Foundation has 78 houses in the “Tolerance 2” neighborhood, and that it is expected to receive more From 600 applications.
He added that, upon the end of the application acceptance period, the Foundation will conduct the necessary studies for the categories eligible for housing, and review the required documents needed to obtain the housing, which include the original identity of the husband and wife, the request letter with an explanation of the case, a personal photo of the husband, a copy of passports for all family members, and a copy From the identity card for all family members, a copy of the entire original family book, a salary certificate or work contract of the husband and wife, in addition to certificates of termination of service, retirement and divorce, if any, a certificate of alimony for the children, an original six-month account statement for the husband and wife, and a certificate of proof of indebtedness Original for husband and wife, and To Whom It May Concern certificate from Umm Al Quwain municipality for husband and wife.
He pointed out that if the passport is issued to the husband and wife from another emirate, the applicant must bring certificates to whom it may concern from the Department of Economic Development and the Department of Lands and Properties from the emirate from which the passport was issued, along with a certificate of property from the municipality of Umm Al Quwain, adding that he will not Any application is accepted in the event of a shortage of the required documents.
He explained that the “Tolerance 2” neighborhood project includes unified residential models in terms of size and architectural style, with a ground and first floor villa model with an area of 315 square meters, consisting of five rooms, a kitchen, a council and car umbrellas for each villa. The neighborhood also includes a mosque on an area of 425 square meters. And a number of shops on an area of 510 square meters, and a sewage treatment plant.
He pointed out that the architectural designs of the residential neighborhood are characterized by the semi-closed inner courtyard, which was used in the old heritage dwellings but with a modern character, which gives an aesthetic touch that mixes between the originality of heritage and urban development, while applying the criteria of the green building evaluation system and taking into account the nature of the citizen family, to ensure happiness. For deserving residential neighborhoods, which makes it one of the most beautiful residential neighborhoods to be implemented in the emirate.
Conditions for free housing
1- He must be a citizen of the country.
2- He has a family book issued by Umm Al Quwain.
3- Passport issued by Umm Al Quwain.
4- The number of family members should not be less than four.
5- The applicant must have a limited income.
6- No housing was previously obtained from any other authority.
7- A female citizen married to a foreigner has the right to apply for housing.
8- The applicant must pay 3000 dirhams annually for air conditioning maintenance services.