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The Social Housing and Mortgage Finance Fund (SHMFF) is a governmental entity under the
auspices of the Ministry of Housing, Utilities and urban communities that has the mandate to
finance, manage, release social housing units, provide commercial and vocational services
necessary for these housing projects. SHMFF deliver housing programs for underserved
households, youth, low income households, it provides a broad choice of locations, tenure and
housing types, including ownership and rental options. The fund design and coordinate policies
and programs in the social housing sector across Egypt, strengthen the governance and institutions
of the housing sector, as well as design procedures that ensure effective coordination and synergies
across levels of government and public and private sectors.