Mortgage loans reached 1,165 EUR bil in 2017 in Germany, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.50 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, mortgage loans in Germany reached an all time high of 1,165 EUR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 62.0 EUR bil in 1968. When compared to Germany's main peers, mortgage loans in Austria amounted to 129 EUR bil, 1,058 EUR bil in France and 391 PLN bil in Poland in 2017.
Germany has been ranked 18th within the group of 89 countries we follow in terms of mortgage loans, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A mortgage loan is a loan secured by real property through the use of a mortgage note.