Permit for real estate loan broker issuance

Service Description

You need a permit to act as a real estate loan broker if you commercially offer

  • real estate consumer loans within the meaning of Section 491 (3) of the German Civil Code or
  • corresponding financing aids against payment within the meaning of Section 506 of the German Civil Code (Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch).

Real estate consumer loans are loan agreements between an entrepreneur as a lender and a consumer as a borrower, which are either secured by a real estate lien or a real charge or which are intended for the acquisition or maintenance of ownership of land or buildings.

You also need permission to act as a real estate loan broker if you want to

  • want to arrange financing assistance for a fee, or
  • advise third parties on real estate consumer loan agreements or corresponding paid financing aids.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

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