HNB and Homelands Skyline renew partnership | Sunday Observer

HNB and Homelands Skyline renew partnership

3 September, 2023
HNB Deputy General Manager - Retail Banking Group, Sanjay Wijemanne (fifth from left) and Home Lands Group Chairman and Managing Director Nalin Herath (fifth from right) exchange the MoU. Looking on (from left) are: HNB Mortgage Advisor Rajika Nishantha, HNB Manager, Home and Personal Loans, Sampath Dodanwela, HNB Manager, Personal Financial Services, Asitha Fernando, HNB AGM, Personal Financial Services, Kanchana Karunagama, Home Lands Group Director Harshani Herath, Home Lands Group Director, Operations and Administration, Lanka Jayasinghe, Home Lands Skyline Director, Legal, Nimali Gunasekera and Home Lands Skyline Manager, Bank Loans, Harsha Herath.

HNB PLC, renewed its long standing partnership with property developer and real estate company, Homelands Skyline, to offer prospective homeowners a range of advantages and preferential rates.

Customers can make use of this promotion, applicable across its comprehensive apartment portfolio, until the end of next year.

A ceremony to renew the partnership was held at HNB Towers recently.

HNB AGM, Personal Financial Services, Kanchana Karunagama said, “Despite the challenges created by the global pandemic and economic downturn, the outlook for the real estate industry in Sri Lanka remain positive for 2023. The industry has been resilient in overcoming the many challenges, and continued to flourish offering numerous investment opportunities for real estate enthusiast and prospective homeowners.

“As such, we are delighted to renew our long-standing partnership with Homelands Skyline to offer our mutual customer base with the best options in the market,” he said.

Under the tripartite agreement with the developer, HNB home loans will now be accommodated for their existing projects. HNB will provide convenient and flexible repayment options tailor-made to their budget.

The bank offers doorstep mortgage advisory services via its dedicated agents, who will assist customers with all legal documentation needed for the facility.

All home loans will be granted with a minimum grace period of one year, with the application procedure streamlined by HNB’s state-of-the-art back-end processes to ensure a remarkable three-day loan approval period, ideal for customers relying on a speedy response to their loan applications.

Home Lands Group, Chairman and Managing Director, Nalin Herath said, “Homelands Skyline has always dedicated itself to providing prospective homeowners with the best residential options for their needs. To this effect, our continued collaboration with HNB is a testament to their outstanding support and facilities in this market. Together, we hope to provide housing solutions to address this gap, and continue to drive Sri Lanka’s housing sector’s growth.”