Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that has a basic income from the rental of the huge amount of real estate. He told about it in interview to TV channel Eспресо.TV.
According to him, in the 90 years it has acquired for a small price a lot of real estate, which now works for him.
“When, perhaps, someone was making money and just didn’t use them, I’ve developed the business. I have a lot of real estate, which I bought in the late 90-ies – early 2000s, which then was worth a little money. But I have turned the property into commercial real estate. In fact, when I came to work for city Council, I had to get rid of their business because it is not compatible, but I did it honestly: I was transferred to manage and rent thousands of square meters of commercial real estate. Where I live,” – said Groisman.
The Prime Minister also noted that openly declare their income honestly and pay taxes on all money earned.
“15-20 years ago, I chose the path somehow to hide, on the contrary, should be public. And as experience has shown, my strategy was absolutely right”, he added.
We will remind, Vladimir Groisman for the year 2015 was 1.5 million UAH of incomethat he has declared. The Prime Minister also declared their property and cash savings.