Almost 2.5 million square meters of housing have been built in Belarus over the last half a year. This is more than a half of the yearly plan. The construction rate of the dwelling for those who need state support and families having many children has also increased. Building of renting apartments and houses heated by electricity are also accentuated. Regarding the export of construction materials and services, it made $637 million over the six months. For the current five-year term, the construction branch has a task to build no less than 4 million square meters of housing annually.