Affordable Housing Finance Sub Saharan Africa

Author: 

Britt Gwinner

Publication date: 

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

Type: 

  • Presentation

Producer: 

External to ACUI

Project theme: 

Document: 

Presentation by Britt Gwinner, Program Manager Housing Finance Sub-Saharan Africa of the International Finance Corporation, as part of the 29th annual conference on "Mobilising Capital for Housing Finance" of the African Union for Housing Finance in Mauritius. The conference addressed a key challenge faced by housing lenders across the continent: raising enough capital to meet the growing demand for housing finance. Hosted by AUHF-member, the Mauritius Housing Company, the AUHF conference included presentations by industry experts, panel discussions focusing on Chinese investment in residential development in Africa, on new investment opportunities and challenges, and on donor investment interest in housing finance in Africa.