The objective of this Quick Guide is to introduce some of the key concepts of housing finance and to provide a quick overview of how a housing finance system works. The guide presents information about both the formal and informal systems of housing finance and suggests ways in which the two can be better integrated. It sets out the different kinds of housing finance, and offers tips for policy makers to enhance access to affordable housing finance especially by the urban poor.
ISBN Series Number: 978-92-1-131926-2 ISBN: 978-92-1-132320-7 HS Number: 186/10E, 180/10E, 181/10E, 182/10E,183/10e, 184/10E, 185/10E, 193/10E Series Title: Quick Guides for Policy Makers on Housing the Poor in African Cities Pages: 48 Year: 2011 Publisher: UN-HABITAT Co-Publisher : Cities Alliance Languages: Français, English
Themes: Low-income housing, Land and Housing Countries: Branch/Office:
Training and Capacity Building