Mortgage loans worth RUB 19.2 billion issued in Penza region in 2019
Penza, 6 March 2020. PenzaNews. Banks issued 10,800 housing mortgage loans worth RUB 19.2 billion in 2019 in Penza region. This was reported by the press service of the Volga-Vyatka main department of the Bank of Russia in Penza region.
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"Liabilities of citizens on mortgages to banks on January 1, 2020 amounted to 49.9 billion roubles, which is 14.5% more than on the same date last year," the text says.
It specifies that the weighted average interest rate on mortgage housing loans in Penza region decreased from 9.75% in January 2019 to 8.94% in December.
"Overdue housing mortgage debt is at a low level. At the beginning of 2020, its share was 0.6% of the total mortgage portfolio, and at the beginning of last year it was 0.7%," the press release adds.
As PenzaNews reported earlier, in 2017 housing mortgage loans had been issued in Penza region in the amount of more than 13.5 billion roubles, in 2018 – more than 20 billion roubles.