Mortgage loans reached 266,149 JPY bil in 2017 in Japan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.78 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, mortgage loans in Japan reached an all time high of 266,149 JPY bil in 2017 and an all time low of 38,460 JPY bil in 1980. When compared to Japan's main peers, mortgage loans in Russia amounted to 5,187 RUB bil and 10,100 USD bil in USA in 2017.
Japan has been ranked 2nd within the group of 89 countries we follow in terms of mortgage loans, 1 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.