The International Housing Finance Program (IHFP) was established in 1985 to foster excellence in housing policy and housing finance education, research, and technical advisory services, with a specific focus on developing and emerging market economies.

 

    • To the international housing finance industry and policy makers IHFP offers objective and state-of-the-art education in housing finance system development, instruments, risk assessment methods, and housing policy innovations.

 

  • To academic institutions and professional trade associations in emerging economies it offers assistance to build up quality housing policy and housing finance training and research capabilities.

 

  • To governments in the process of transforming their housing policies and housing finance institutions it offers advisory services and the dissemination of research and technical reports.

 

 

Drs. Marja Hoek-Smit

Director

mhoek@wharton.upenn.edu

 

International Housing Finance Program

Samuel Zell & Robert Lurie Real Estate Center

The Wharton School

 

1462 Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6302, USA

+1 215.898.3313/9734 (Phone)

+1 215.573.2220 (Fax)

housingfinance@wharton.upenn.edu

 

 

CURRENT EVENTS

 

 

 

Sub-Saharan Africa Housing Finance at The Business School

of Cape Town University, October 2014

 

 

 

 

 

International Housing Finance Program at Wharton, June 2016

2016 Sub-Saharan Africa Housing Finance:


A Sample of Program Topics:


 

> Housing Markets & Housing Finance Markets Overview

> The state of Housing Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa

> Building Blocks of a Housing Finance System

> Valuing Mortgages & Capital Market Funding

> Risk Management & Profitability of Housing Finance

 

For more program topics DOWNLOAD THE FLYER.

To register APPLY ONLINE.

 

Logistic Information:


 

> Dates: October 2 - October 8, 2016

> Application Deadline: August 26, 2016

> Tuition Fee: 21,000 Rand

> Venue: University of Cape Town, Breakwater Campus, Cape Town, South Africa

 

To find out more go to the UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN WEBSITE.