In the first half of 2016, working on the territory of Russia of the credit institution issued to borrowers 389,8 thousands of residential mortgage loans. The total amount provided for the purchase of housing assets amounted to 664,5 billion, according to data published on the website of the Bank of Russia.
Compared to the first half of 2015, the volume issued for the period of a mortgage has increased by 44 percent. The share of debt on loans in foreign currency, during the first six months of 2016 continued to decline, reaching in July 2.3% of the total portfolio of residential mortgage loans.
According to the statistics of the Bank of Russia, the largest volumes of mortgage funds, as in the past few years, issued to citizens in Moscow, Moscow region, Saint-Petersburg and in the Tyumen region.
The weighted average interest rate provided for in June 2016 mortgage loans in rubles remained at the level in may, amounting to 12.99 percent, the report says.
Previously, “United Credit Bureau” reported that for the second quarter of 2016 the number of mortgage loans with overdue payments rose by three percent, or 2.8 thousand credits. By the beginning of July, there were 102 thousand “bad” mortgage loans.
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