Housing Loans

  • HDFC raises benchmark lending rate by 0.25 per cent on housing loans 22-08-2013 08:27 PM

    Mumbai: Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd (HDFC), India's biggest mortgage lender, said on Thursday it will increase its retail prime lending rate by 0.25 per cent, effective Friday. Earlier on Thursday, ICICI Bank, the country's second-largest lender, became the latest bank to raise interest rates, lifting its base rate by...
  • Kolkata: Couple arrested for duping banks 18-05-2013 11:26 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi-based couple was arrested from Kolkata for duping several banks by forging documents, police said Saturday. Kamal Kishore Shukla, 60, and his wife Shashi Shukla, 53 were arrested on May 15 from Kolkata. The duo had obtained housing loans from different banks against a single property in...
  • Axe the tax: People demand tax deduction limit on housing loans 20-02-2013 10:50 AM

    In the run up to the Budget Session, CNN IBN's 'Axe the tax' gets voices of Indians on their expectations from Budget 2013. ...
  • No penalty on pre-payment of housing loans: SBI 25-11-2011 02:53 AM

    New Delhi: Country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has decided to abolish pre-payment charges on home loans, giving some succour to borrowers who want to foreclose their accounts. "We have decided to do away with the pre-payment charges on all kinds of housing loans with immediate effect," a...
  • Now, no pre-payment penalty on housing loans 20-10-2011 11:08 AM

    New Delhi: There is good news for millions of house owners, who have acquired their homes on EMIs, before Diwali. The housing finance regulator, National Housing Bank, has banned the levy of pre-payment penalty. As per the new norm, there will be no penalty charges even if the pre-payment is...
  • Low-cost housing loans to get 1 pc interest sop 28-02-2011 12:15 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Monday said low-cost housing loans of Rs 15 lakh will be eligible for one per cent interest subsidy, which will help in increasing the demand for such housing. In his Budget speech, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said he is liberalising the existing scheme of one...
  • SEBI starts probe in housing loan scam 26-11-2010 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: Market watchdog Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has initiated an investigation into possible front-running and insider trading in shares of over two dozen companies, including some blue chips, by entities and persons involved in the housing-finance scam unearthed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The initial...
  • Housing scam: bankers defend loans sanctioned 26-11-2010 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: Bankers have defended the loans given to companies named in the CBI charge sheet in connection to the bribes for loan scam saying these were performing loans and were sanctioned after due process. In its chargesheet, the CBI had named officials from the Bank of India, Punjab National Bank...
  • No home loan just for land purchase 21-03-2009 11:14 AM

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  • LIC Housing cuts home loan rates 17-03-2009 01:11 AM

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  • Buying your dream house just got easier 13-09-2007 08:28 AM

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  • RBI may not hike interest rates: Poll 30-10-2006 06:59 PM

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