HOFINET: A GLOBAL RESOURCE FOR HOUSING FINANCE INFORMATION
The Housing Finance Information Network (HOFINET) is a quality-assured web portal that consolidates regularly updated international housing finance knowledge in one central, easily accessible place.
The HOFINET portal has two interconnected information channels:
The topic channel provides information on housing finance and the economy, alternative housing finance systems, retail and funding aspects of housing finance and housing finance policy.
Update The topic pages are constantly updated with the latest research and documents in housing finance. Latest topic page under Mortgage Products is Reverse Mortgages as well as a new subtopic - Pension-Backed Housing Loans.
The country channel provides consolidated and standardized housing and housing finance sector data by country, research reports, laws and regulations, links to other country data sets and institutions.
Update New Countries have been uploaded to the site: Botswana, Honduras, Nepal and Taiwan. Updates are also now online for Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Nigeria, Zambia and Rwanda.
Update Data at a glance and country resources are posted for 140 countries.
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Drs. Marja Hoek-Smit
Housing Finance Information Network, Inc.
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Telephone: 215.898.3313 or 215.898.9734
Email: hofinetmail [at] wharton.upenn.edu