Construction of social housing

A person abroad may be granted permission to acquire real estate plots for the purpose of constructing social housing, if the following conditions are met:

  • Construction of rental apartments in the low price segment and – in relation to similar properties in the same location – and cost-effective segment.
  • Construction of new residential buildings of this nature
  • Shortage of residential properties at the location

Reason for cantonal permit in:

  • Freibourg
  • Geneva
  • Grisons
  • Jura
  • Neuchâtel
  • Ticino
  • Waadt
  • Valais