Islamic Banking: Home Purchase Financings I: The Lease
2012 Oman Law Blog of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
9 Pages Posted: 9 Jun 2013
Date Written: July 31, 2012
This article describes the generic ijara (lease) structure used in Shari'ah-compliant home purchase financings. The same structure, in a more sophisticated form, is used in commercial real estate financings and project and infrastructure financings.
Keywords: Islamic banking, banking, Islamic finance, ijara, lease, mortgage, house, home, real estate, project finance, infrastructure finance
JEL Classification: E40, E41, E44, F00, F02, F20, F21, F23, F30, G21, G24, G29
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation