EghtesadOnline: Bank Maskan, the agent bank of Iran's housing sector, has paid a total of 89,000 billion rials ($760.68 million) in home loans under the Housing Savings Account scheme since its launch in June 2015.
EghtesadOnline: Resources of Bank Maskan’s Housing Savings Account, the mortgage loan program of the state-run bank, reached 87.56 trillion rials ($729.74 million) by the end of the Iranian month Dey (Jan. 20), registering an 8.5% rise year-on-year.
EghtesadOnline: The Housing Savings Account scheme, the mortgage loan program of the government-owned Bank Maskan, once acted as a stimulus for the housing sector, but not anymore.
EghtesadOnline: Latest figures from the Housing Savings Account, Iran’s cheapest homeownership initiative, show that it has managed to attract more deposits than it had initially targeted.
EghtesadOnline: More than 480,000 people have opened Bank Maskan’s Housing Savings Account that offers Iran’s cheapest home loans since its inception about three years ago, the bank’s chief executive said.
EghtesadOnline: Mortgage loans for homes located in dilapidated parts of cities accounted for 13.2% and 13% of the total number and value of home loans, respectively, following a popular mortgage initiative by May 21, which marks the end of the second Iranian month.