Financial stability - Increased risks in credit institutions' housing lending

Analysis - December 2021 - No. 28

Authors Danmarks Nationalbank
Subject Financial stability
Type Analysis
Year 2021
Published 2 December 2021
Abstract icon Credit institutions are granting more housing loans to highly indebted homeowners. High loan-to-value ratios may cause vulnerabilities to a sub-sequent fall in house prices. A general requirement for higher down payments and instalments on loans to homeowners with a high loan-to-value ratio may contribute to a more resilient housing market.