30204-023: Housing Finance II (NHB)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the Project are to: (i) increase access of low-income households to market-based housing finance by increasing and broadening the finance channels of both informal and formal housing finance institutions (HFIs); and (ii) expand the lending operations of housing finance companies (HFCs) to include a greater proportion of loans to low-income households. The overall thrust of the Project is to promote market-based lending without subsidies, and the target beneficiary group is ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 30204-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1759
Approval Date 21 Sep 2000
Closing Date 30 Jun 2007
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Housing Finance
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 2,830

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Tetsu Ito
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
National Housing Bank
Mr. S. Sridhar

PDS Creation Date
29 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Dec 2007