Do i need to be physically present to avail a loan?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:16

You need not be present in India to avail of your Home Loan. In case you are posted aboard at the time of submission of the loan application and disbursement of the loan, you can avail the loan by appointing a Power of Attorney as per HDFC's format. Your Power of Attorney holder can apply and carry out the formalities on your behalf.

How is my loan reassessed if there is a change in status from non-resident indian to resident indian?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:15

In the event of you relocating back to India, HDFC reassesses the repayment capacity of the applicant(s) based on Resident status and a revised repayment schedule is worked out. The new rate of interest will be as per the prevailing applicable rate of Resident Indian loans (for that specific loan product). This revised rate of interest would be applicable on the outstanding balance being converted. A letter is given to the customer confirming the change of status.

How do I repay a home loan?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:12

For your convenience, HDFC offers various modes for repayment of your house loan. You may issue standing instructions to your banker to pay the installments through ECS (Electronic Clearing System), opt for direct deduction of monthly installments by your employer or issue post-dated cheques from your salary account.

Who is an NRI?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:10

A person resident outside India who is a citizen of India or a person outside India who is of Indian origin is an NRI.
The definition of a person resident outside India is defined under section 2(w) of Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 is as under:
Person resident outside India means, a person who is not resident in India.
A person shall be deemed to be a person not resident in India in the following cases:
When the person stays in India for less than or up to 182 days during the preceding financial year

What does an EMI mean?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:07

EMI refers to the ‘Equated Monthly Installment’ which is the amount you will pay to us on a specific date each month till the loan is repaid in full. The EMI comprises of the principal and interest components which are structured in a way that in the initial years of your loan, the interest component is much larger than the principal component, while towards the latter half of the loan, the principal component is much larger.