Mortgage loans reached 856 USD bil in 2017 in Switzerland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.36 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, mortgage loans in Switzerland reached an all time high of 856 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 57.2 USD bil in 1985. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, mortgage loans in Austria amounted to 155 USD bil, 1,269 USD bil in France, 1,397 USD bil in Germany and 450 USD bil in Italy in 2017.
Switzerland has been ranked 8th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of mortgage loans, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A mortgage loan is a loan secured by real property through the use of a mortgage note.