A Literature Review on Housing Finance Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

May 31, 2007 | M.R. Tomlinson | FinMark Trust

As part a development of a strategy for housing operations, FinMark Trust commissioned a literature review of the current research and experience on housing finance development in Africa. The paper is a desk-top study which has reviewed ‘recent’ (post –1999) relevant articles, documents and reports that have looked at developments around housing finance, both mortgage and micro, taking place, in particular, in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).