Here you will find tips and support on savings plans, financing, mortgages, affordability and other topics to help you make your dream of a self-determined life in your own home come true.


Everything you need to know about saving

How to save for your own home

Whether you can afford your own home depends on how much equity and income you have. We can show you how to achieve your savings targets more quickly so you can make your dream of a self-determined life in your own home a reality.

How to finance your own home

Here you can find out what is involved in real estate financing, what options you have, and what you need to consider with regard to the different financing options.


Everything you need to know about mortgages

Perform a Hypo-Check and calculate mortgage interest rates

With the mortgage check, you can obtain mortgage offers for different terms with just a few clicks.

Find the right mortgage with the best interest rate

Here you can find out what the best interest rate means for you, and how we can support you.

Find the right mortgage

Development of mortgage interest rates

Paying off a mortgage

Calculate the affordability of your home

Use our affordability calculator now to calculate whether you can afford your dream property.

More on affordability

Find out what affordability means when buying a property, and calculate the affordability of your dream property.

We will be pleased to answer your questions.

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Our experts at Swiss Life and Swiss Life Select would be happy to advise you on the savings options for your mortgage – at a location of your choice or online by video.

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