SNB Publishes Final Version Of HYPO_B – Survey On New Mortgages

Today the SNB published the final version of the Survey on new mortgages report – HYPO_B. Also included was the XML-Schema for electronic submission. The form includes newly approved mortgage loans to finance real estate in Switzerland for the three following types of business transaction: (i) financing the purchase of real estate, (ii) refinancing a loan with another lender or (iii) financing the construction of real estate. The survey records a loan’s general characteristics, the characteristics of the individual tranches and the characteristics of the individual property.