Earthquake houses will be built in accordance with local architecture and low-rise

2023-02-24 14:31:05 | Last Update : 2023-02-24 15:38:34

Türkiye is taking action for new houses to be built after the earthquake disaster it has experienced one after another. In the first stage, 199,739 permanent residences and 73,972 village houses will be built in 11 provinces affected by the earthquakes by the Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change. While the first start was given for 855 of these residences, the contract process for 14 thousand 597 of them will be completed by the end of February. The buildings will be low-rise and will be built in accordance with the local architecture.

Earthquake houses will be built in accordance with local architecture and low-rise
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After the earthquake, Türkiye started the process to meet the shelter needs of thousands of people. In this context, in the new areas determined by TOKİ, in the first place, 45 thousand 67 in Kahramanmaraş, 44 thousand 770 in Malatya, 40 thousand 426 in Hatay, 25 thousand 882 in Adıyaman, 18 thousand 544 in Gaziantep, 9 thousand in Osmaniye. 199,739 residences will be built, including 550, 6 thousand in Diyarbakır, 3,750 in Elazığ, 3 thousand in Şanlıurfa, 2,200 in Adana and 250 in Kilis.

The residences will be built in reserve areas close to the center, determined according to the sociology, cultural structure, demographic structure of the city and the needs of the citizens. The residences, which will not exceed the ground plus 3-4 floors, are planned as 105 square meters gross, 85 square meters net, 3 plus 1 excluding balconies.

Earthquake houses will be built in accordance with local architecture and low-rise

3 plus 1 village houses of 93 square meters, net, with verandas and suitable for local architecture, will be built for earthquake victims residing in villages, whose houses have been destroyed or will be demolished in an emergency.

In this context, 17 thousand 990 in Malatya, 15 thousand 59 in Hatay, 13 thousand 16 in Kahramanmaraş, 9 thousand 896 in Adıyaman, 9 thousand 536 in Gaziantep, 2 thousand 927 in Diyarbakır, 2 thousand 81 in Şanlıurfa. , 1002 village houses will be built in Kilis, 701 in Adana, 386 and 73 thousand 972 village houses in Elazig.

The Ministry is planning to start the construction of 270 thousand houses in the city center and villages in March and April, and then increase this number in stages.


The Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change pressed the button with the aim of relocating earthquake victims to permanent residences within one year. In the places where the ground survey works were completed, the first excavation was carried out for 855 houses in Gaziantep's Nurdağı and İslahiye districts, while the contracting process for 14 thousand 597 houses in different regions started. The signature process for these residences will be completed by February 28.

According to this, the distribution of the houses, whose contract process has started, according to the districts is as follows:

"1490 in Kahramanmaraş Dulkadiroğlu, 1452 in Elbistan, 1097 in Pazarcık, 501 in Afşin, 1073 in Malatya Batalgazi, 349 in Doğanşehir, 580 in Adıyaman Örenli, 492 in Hatay İskenderun, 364 in Altınözü, 376 in Hassa, 821 in Payas, 399 in Gaziantep İslahiye, 456 in Nurdağı, 921 in Nizip, 534 in Şanlıurfa Birecik, 363 in Eyyübiye, 595 in Diyarbakır Kayapınar, 590 in Sarıçam in Adana, Toprakkale in Osmaniye. There are 152 houses in Adıyaman and 250 village houses in Adıyaman."

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