- 31 Jul 2017 8:30 AM
Economy ministry state secretary Ágnes Hornung said that the increasing number of home constructions could lift GDP by 1 percent this year and by 1.5 percent next year.
She said a comprehensive review of the CSOK subsidies is under way, with ongoining talks on how to make funding even more accessible for families and how constructions could continue to boost the economy.
Home building permits issued in Hungary in the first half of 2017 jumped 40 percent to 19,823 from the same period a year earlier.
Republished with permission of Hungary Matters, MTI’s daily newsletter.