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Abi: the rate on mortgage loans rose to 2.1% in January

Posted: 15 February 2017

The average rate on mortgage loans in January amounted to 2.1%, a rise from the record low of 2.02% recorded in December 2016 (5.72% at end-2007).

The figure emerges from the monthly bulletin of ABI, according to which, on the new loans total, about two-thirds are at fixed rates. Last month the share of fixed rate loans was equal to 78%.

The weighted average rate on total lending to households and businesses calculated by ABI in January 2017 amounted to 2.85%, the same value of the previous month.