SNB rate freeze raises specter of Swiss housing-market bubble

While Switzerland’s central bank Thursday painted an encouraging picture of the country’s economy it also raised a warning about the danger that a housing market bubble is developing. The Swiss National Bank Thursday froze its interest rates near zero as expected by most analysts, but said historically low rates mean Switzerland’s banks and mortgage institutions need to be more prudent in their lending and mortgage policies.

Most Popular Articles

Latest Articles

Test post for new category functionality HW+

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nulla in quam euismod, consectetur urna vel, placerat magna. Sed gravida, nisl eget rutrum porta, libero orci tristique neque, luctus lobortis massa felis sit amet ex. Curabitur ut dapibus enim. Fusce in placerat purus, a hendrerit tortor. Sed neque lorem, tincidunt sed magna suscipit, volutpat rutrum tellus. […]

3d rendering of a row of luxury townhouses along a street

Log In

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Please