They were able to build a new house for their family; however the money he generates is not enough to pay for the entire renovation of their home, as they are still in need of completing the second floor. Ganimete needs a loan in order to renovate the façade of her house and complete the renovations. The loan will help her to have a better life for her family, which is her ultimate goal. She is very thankful to all Kiva lenders!
About KosInvestKosInvest is a micro-enterprise development organization that provides loans to help people in rural Kosovo generate more income and improve their living conditions. It offers a wide range of loan products, from loans tailored to micro and small enterprises to loans designed to help women-headed households.
About Housing Loans
Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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