Financing Large-volume Transactions in the Housing Industry - Recent Developments

Gerhard Meitinger, pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank

When the financial crisis erupted in 2008, many long-established instruments through which housing portfolios could be financed ceased to be available. The range has broadened again in the meantime – with familiar or adjusted models. This article examines the recent developments as well as the pros and cons of the individual financing models.