General Assessment

Variable(2015)
Data
Main constraints in the development of the housing finance sector  
New developments that will have a major impact on the sector 
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Notes: 2010=100
Notes: 2010=100
Notes: Banks include BNF, Vision Banco.
Notes: Banks include BNF, Vision Banco.
Notes: Banks include BNF, Vision Banco.
Notes: Banks include BNF, Vision Banco.
Notes: Banks include BNF, Vision Banco.
Notes: Calculated as % of households, not housing units, without electricity.
Notes: Calculated as % of households, not housing units, without electricity.
Notes: Calculated as % of households, not housing units, without electricity.
Notes: Calculated as % of households, not housing units, without electricity.
Notes: Capital gains tax on non-residents of 30%. Tax base of property typically around 50% of property value.
Notes: Capital gains tax on non-residents of 30%. Tax base of property typically around 50% of property value.
Notes: Capital gains tax on non-residents of 30%. Tax base of property typically around 50% of property value.
Notes: Information as of January 2014
Notes: National Percentage
Notes: Private credit bureau - Informconf and public credit bureau - CRC.
Notes: Private credit bureau - Informconf and public credit bureau - CRC.
Notes: Private credit bureau - Informconf and public credit bureau - CRC.
Notes: Private credit bureau - Informconf and public credit bureau - CRC.
Notes: Private credit bureau - Informconf and public credit bureau - CRC.
Notes: Tax of 1% levied on cadastral value of property as determined by the national cadastre service (based on market prices).
Notes: Tax of 1% levied on cadastral value of property as determined by the national cadastre service (based on market prices).
Notes: Tax of 1% levied on cadastral value of property as determined by the national cadastre service (based on market prices).
Notes: The IDB has provided a loan of $30 million to finance a home and neighborhood improvement program. Serves as very small source of outside funding compared to deposits.