The National Housing Enterprise (NHE) is a state-owned company of the Government of the Republic of Namibia under the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development. Its accountability to the Ministry of Regional and Local Government, Housing and Rural Development was formalised by the NHE Act of 1993 (Act No 5 of 1993) as amended.
NHE derives its mandate from NHE Act No 5 of 1993. NHE strives to promote home-ownership by being a customer-driven institution that provides housing solutions in order to alleviate the national housing need
NHE core business is providing housing needs to low-and middle-income inhabitants of Namibia and financing of housing for such inhabitants.