Activities of mortgage banks (

This service 'Activities of mortgage banks' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

For this service there are no further information available. The use of Points of Single Contact is not provided. For questions about a specific formality (approval or notification), please contact the responsible authority directly. The formalities relating to different subjects you will find under Formalities by subjects. If you select a formality, contact details of the responsible authority will be displayed. General information are available from the Servicestelle der Bayerischen Staatsregierung.

This service includes:

  • Credit institutions focusing exclusively or predominantly on mortgage loans and local authority loans and refinancing themselves by issuing mortgage bonds and municipal bonds and by raising long-term funds:
    • Private mortgage banks including ship mortgage banks
    • Public-law real estate credit agencies

This service does not include:

  • Granting of residential mortgage loans by special-purpose institutions which do not collect deposits (see 64.92.1)
  • Processing and accounting of credit card transactions (see 66.19.0)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Hypothekenbanken, private
  • Kommunalkreditinstitute, öffentlich-rechtliche
  • Landeskreditanstalten
  • Private Hypothekenbanken
  • Realkreditinstitute
  • Schiffspfandbriefbanken
  • Wohnungsbauförderungsanstalten