March 3, 2015 Illana Melzer
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Segmenting Mortgage Loan Performance in South Africa

This was prepared with the support of the National Housing Finance Corporation and FinMark Trust. See our FSC Mortgage Loan Market Study and FSC Mortgage Loan Performance Workbook. According to...

February 10, 2015 No Comments

Call for Expressions of Interest

The Centre for Affordable Housing Finance in Africa has an exciting and dynamic programme of work planned for the next five years – and we have set this out in an initial two year plan. We are...

February 2, 2015 No Comments

CAHF is Hiring

The Centre for Affordable Housing Finance in Africa is looking for two new dynamic staff members, to assist us in our mission to help Africa meet its need for affordable housing. We're hiring an...

January 26, 2015 No Comments

Discussing the rise in prices in the affordable housing market in South Africa

Hannah Barry, of Moneyweb, and John Loos, of FNB Home Loans, discussed the rise in prices of township houses, an important segment of South Africa's affordable housing market. During their...

July 22, 2014 Michael Kihato
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Emphasizing the “incremental” in successful housing microfinance

A recent presentation by Lafarge at a housing microfinance academy they organised together the International Finance Cooperation (IFC) in Nairobi, emphasized a critical ingredient to successful...

July 16, 2014 Larry Hobson
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South African Housing Minister’s Budget Speech – all the targets

The Minister of Human Settlements made her budget speech today. I made some notes for myself as there was so much content and decided it would be better to share them – hope you find at least one...