Suriname Housing Market Analysis & Design of New Housing Subsidy Programs


Macro-economic problems, prolonged high and volatile inflation, and weak governance have plagued Suriname's housing sector. IHFP faculty led a team to conduct national housing demand and supply surveys, analyzed the housing finance and land sectors and developed proposals for a new national housing policy, and regulatory change in the financial sector. A detailed technical and institutional model was designed for the implementation of a new housing subsidy program.