We identify, appraise, structure and finance the development of residential estates and affordable housing, which will then be offered for sale or rental.
We support commercial developments such as office blocks, shopping centers and similar projects that complement and improve the marketability of residential developments.
We offer financing solutions for flexible zoning projects where offices, commercial and residential property is located close together within a single development or district.
We provide lines of credit, corporate loans and credit guarantees to financial institutions and specialised housing institutions for on-lending in local and foreign currencies.
The Palm Estate project is an example of an ongoing mixed use project in Rwanda. Shelter Afrique signed a loan agreement for USD 6.5 million in October 2012, to co-finance the development of Palm Estate in Kigali, Rwanda.
Shelter Afrique has provided direct finance to the value of USD4.3 million, to support this mixed use project, combining commercial real estate and residential property.
Shelter Afrique agreed a US$5 million loan facility to support Ghana Home Loans’ mortgage lending operations in Ghana.
The core function of CRRH is to provide long term funds to primary mortgage lenders, at better rates and under better terms and conditions than they might be able to obtain if acting alone.
This residential project is the first investment of Shelter Afrique in Ivory Coast since it became a Member in June 2012.
USD7.8 million has been approved as a loan to the Coop Property Development Ltd to be used to support the construction of 287 housing units and associated infrastructure in Abuja.