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HNB partners with Homelands Skyline to offer special housing loans

(From L to R): Homelands Skyline Assistant General Manager – Finance, A. R Bandara, Homelands Skyline, General Manager - Legal, Nimali Gunasekara, Homelands Skyline, General Manager Administration and Operations, Lanka Jayasinghe. Homelands Skyline Directress - Harshani Herath and Chairman and Managing Director of Homelands Group - Nalin Herath, HNB Deputy General Manager - Retail & SME Banking, Sanjay Wijemanne, HNB Head of Personal Financial Services- Kanchana Karunagama, HNB Deputy Head Corporate Banking, Vijaya Vidayasagara, HNB Executive Personal Financial Services, Ruwanie Ranaweera and HNB Junior Executive / Mortgage Advisor, Rajika Nishantha

Sri Lanka’s most customer friendly bank HNB PLC announced an exclusive partnership with leading property developer and real estate giant Homelands Skyline to offer prospective homeowners housing loans anchored to a slew of benefits and special rates across its extensive property portfolio.

The promotion is applicable across houses and apartments on offer from Homelands Skyline and will be available for a period of 90 days, beginning from March 01st 2021. The conditions of the partnership were announced with an official agreement at a ceremony held at HNB Towers in the presence of Chairman and Managing Director of Homelands Group, Nalin Herath, Homelands Skyline Directress, Harshani Herath , HNB Deputy General Manager - Retail & SME Banking, Sanjay Wijemanne, HNB Head of Personal Financial Services, Kanchana Karunagama,

The home loan application procedure is streamlined by HNB's state-of-the-art back-end processes to ensure a remarkable 3-day loan approval period; ideal for customers relying on a speedy response to their loan applications.

“Over the past year we have been working tirelessly to offer prospective homeowners exclusive deals from leading property developers and real estate partners across the country. This unique partnership with Homelands Skyline will equip our valued customers who are looking to invest in a home of their own, with the best possible financial tools and facilities,” HNB Head of Personal Financial Services- Kanchana Karunagama said.

During the promotional period from March 01st to May 31st 2021, HNB customers can avail themselves of the most flexible and competitive loans in the market. In compliance with standard HNB practices, customers need only fund 25% of the purchase price to be eligible for the promotion.

Dedicated customer service agents will assist HNB clients with comprehensive support for legal and documentation requirements, in addition to offering doorstep mortgage advisory services. Offered at some of the best rates in the market, HNB will provide flexible financial solutions to suit the requirements of any prospective homeowner for land, property, and apartments on offer by Skyline.

“Homelands Skyline has always been committed to providing prospective homeowners with the finest property services to find the best possible residential solutions for their needs. To that end, we’re delighted to be able to partner with HNB and offer our clients an extensive range of discounts and packages, based on their individual housing requirements,” commented Homelands Skyline Chairman and Managing Director, Mr. Nalin Herath.

Further information regarding the offer can be obtained from HNB customer centres and Homelands Skyline representatives by contacting HNB on 011-2462462 or Home Lands on 011-2888777.

With 252 customer centres across the country, HNB is one of Sri Lanka's largest, most technologically innovative banks, having won local and global recognition for its efforts to drive forward a new paradigm in digital banking. Over the recent past, the bank was ranked among the World Top 1,000 Banks list compiled by the prestigious UK-based Banker Magazine. HNB has a national rating of AA- (lka) by Fitch Ratings (Lanka) Ltd. HNB was also declared Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Sri Lanka at the Global Finance Awards 2020. The bank further won the Award for the Best Retail Bank in Sri Lanka for the 11th time at the Asian Banker Awards 2020, in recognition of its sustainable growth and continuous improvements in processes, products and services amidst a challenging macroeconomic environment.