TITLE

Spain: Jobless Can Delay Payments

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
American Banker;11/4/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 213, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Spain has passed legislation that will allow unemployed people to pay only half their monthly mortgage payments for two years. This plan is meant to help improve the Spanish economy and to prevent people from losing their homes. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, Prime Minister of Spain, said that over half a million people would qualify for the plan.
ACCESSION #
35124443

 

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