Dewan Housing Finance Corp. Ltd. engages in the provision of loans for construction and purchase of lands and properties. It operates through the following segments: Loans, Life Insurance, Asset Management, and Others. The Loans segment provide loans to retail customers for construction or purchase of residential property, loans against property, loans to real estate developers etc. The Life Insurance segment includes life insurance business carried through joint venture DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance Co. Ltd. The Asset Management segment refers to the mutual fund, asset management company. The Others segment includes advisory services and profit from Associate. The company was founded by Rajesh Kumar Wadhawan on April 11, 1984 and is headquartered in Mumbai, India.