Bausparen is considered a contractual savings scheme and, in few words, links a savings phase to the right to receive a mortgage loan. Although Bauspar savers receive less interest on their deposits than do others, they are charged less for their loans in exchange. Further, interest rates are fixed for the whole contract term. This is what makes Bauspar loans very attractive.
A Bauspar contract concretely may be divided into 4 phases:
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