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Streamline Your Home Loan Repayment with a Hassle-Free Balance Transfer

By IIFL Home Loans | Published On May 19 2023 6:42 AM 1 min read 65 views 911 Likes


Hey there, future homeowner! One of the biggest challenges is financing your dream home, and that's where Home Loans come in. Sure, a Home Loan can give you the financial assistance you need to purchase or construct your house, but what happens when you're unhappy with the loan terms?

Maybe the tenure doesn't quite work for you, or the interest rate is too high in the long run. Well, fret not, my friend! Today, we will discuss something that can help ease the repayment process: Home Loan Balance Transfer.

Yes, you heard that right. With the right financial institution, you can transfer your Home Loan balance and enjoy more flexible repayment terms. So let's dive in and find out how you can make your Home Loan work for you!

What is a Home Loan Balance Transfer?


Have you heard about the amazing Home Loan Balance Transfers? This is the ultimate hack to save money and simplify your loan repayment process!

Here's the deal: if you already have a Home Loan but you're struggling with high-interest rates or inconvenient repayment terms, a Home Loan Balance Transfer can be your saviour! This process involves transferring the outstanding balance of your Home Loan from one lender to another that offers better repayment terms, including lower interest rates.

So, the new lender pays off your old lender, and you start paying your loan to the new lender at a much lower interest rate. It's like magic, but it's real!

Documents Required For Home Loan Balance Transfer


Here's a List Of Documents For Home Loan Transfer:

  • Application Form

  • Identity Proof: You must submit a valid identity proof document, such as your Aadhaar Card, Voter ID, or Passport.

  • Address Proof: You must also provide an address proof document, such as your Aadhaar Card, Driving License, or Utility Bills.

  • Documents related to the existing loan: You'll need to submit all the documents related to your existing Home Loan, including the loan agreement, repayment schedule, and foreclosure letter (if any).

Property Documents:

  1. 1. NOC from the housing society

  2. 2. Registration and stamp duty payment proof

  3. 3. Proof of ownership or property purchase documents

Financial Documents:

  1. 1. Salary slips: provide the last three months as proof of your income.

  2. 2. Bank statements: provide the last six months' statements to show your financial stability and repayment capacity.

  3. 3. Balance sheet and profit and loss account statements: If you're self-employed, you must provide the last three years' balance sheet and profit and loss account statements.

  • Passport-size photograph.

Home Loan Balance Transfer Process

Step 1: So, first things first, let's go window shopping! Check out all the other lenders in the market offering balance transfer options. Compare their interest rates, features, benefits, processing fees, and other charges.

Step 2: Okay, now that you've checked all your options, it's time to do some math. Weigh the costs and benefits of the balance transfer, and ensure the benefits outweigh the costs.

Step 3: If you find a better deal, it's time to put on your negotiation hat! Talk to your current lender and see if they can match or even beat the new lender's terms. Bargain for a better deal on your loan!

Step 4: Now that you've decided, ask your existing lender for a NOC, foreclosure letter, loan repayment record, and property documents.

Step 5: Time to apply for the new loan! Fill out the application form and submit all the required documents.

Step 6: Viola, you got the loan! Get your sanction letter and sign up with the new lender.

Step 7: The moment of truth has arrived - your new lender will pay off your balance loan amount to your previous lender.

Say goodbye to high home loan rates and hello to big savings.

In conclusion, for those struggling with inconvenient repayment terms on their existing Home Loan, a Balance Transfer can be an excellent option. Reach out to the best in the market. Look no further than IIFL Home Loans!

With IIFL Home Loans, transferring your Home Loan balance is a breeze, and you'll get the best of the best. You'll save on interest costs, pay reduced EMIs, and get instant loan approval within 30 minutes*.

Transferring your loan is a no-brainer if you get a lower interest rate from IIFL Home Loans. So why wait? Ease your payment process and save big with IIFL Home Loans! Head over to the website for more information. Why settle for less when you can get the best?


  1. 1. After How Many Months Home Loan Can Be Transferred?

You can apply for a home loan balance transfer after making regular payments on your current home loan for 12 months.

  1. 2. Can a Home Loan Be Transferred From One Person To Another?

Yes, transferring a home loan to someone else is possible if the property owner doesn't want to repay the loan any further.

  1. 3. Can existing home loans be transferred?

If a property owner wants to transfer their loan to someone else, it is possible only if the owner sells the property to the new buyer and transfers the ownership title.

  1. 4. When can a loan be transferred to another Financial Institution?

A loan can be transferred to another financial institution after the lock-in period ends.

  1. 5. How many times can you do a home loan balance transfer?

You can avail of this facility multiple times.


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