The state-owned lender Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) has released statistics regarding the government’s program supporting the purchase of new homes by young adults (Apartments for the Youth). In the first half of the current year, a total of 8,237 applications for support have been filed and PLN 187,046,410 has been awarded to potential young homebuyers .
The region that is the largest beneficiary of the program is Pomorskie Voivodeship with 1,475 applications and PLN 36,598,440 awarded. About one half of the homes is in Gdańsk, the largest city in the region. The second and third largest beneficiaries are Mazowieckie Voivodeship (with the capital city of Warsaw) and Wielkopolskie Voivodeship.