Loans
FAQs

FAQs

Get answers to the commonly asked questions

What is the maximum amount I can borrow?

You can borrow up to 80% of the cost of the property in case of Home Loans. However in case of Commercial Property Loans or Loans against an existing property you can borrow up to 60% of the cost of the property.

How will my loan eligibility be determined?

Your repayment capacity as determined by Kotak Mahindra Bank will help decide how much you can borrow. Repayment capacity takes into consideration factors such as income, age, qualifications, number of dependent’s, spouse's income, assets, liabilities, savings history and stability and continuity of occupation.

In how many years can I repay the loan amount?

You can opt for a loan period of up to 20 years, which can vary depending on the purpose of the loan and your profile.

Who can be my co-applicant?

If you are an individual - your spouse, your parents, or even your major children can be your co-applicants. The co-owner of a property has to be a co-applicant, but a co-applicant need not be the co-owner of the property.

Can I get the benefit of reduced interest rates in the intervening period or during the balance tenure of my loan?

In Floating rate loans, change in Base rate will have direct impact on the interest rate of Home Loan.

When will the loan be disbursed?

You can take the disbursement after credit, technical and legal appraisals of the property have been done, besides execution of relevant documents & deposit of original property documents is required to be completed prior to disbursement. Further, you should have invested your own contribution amount towards the property. 'Own contribution' is the difference between the cost of the property and the loan amount.

In how many installments can the loan be disbursed?

The loan will be disbursed in full or in suitable installments taking into account requirement of funds and progress of construction, as assessed by Kotak Mahindra Bank.

Does the agreement for sale have to be registered?

Yes, very much so. In many states in India, the agreement for sale between the builder / seller and the purchaser is required by law to be registered. You are advised, in your own interest to lodge the agreement for sale at the office of the Sub-registrar appointed by the State Government under the Indian Registration Act, 1908.

Does the property have to be insured?

Your home is your pride and joy. Don't let unplanned events take it away. Property insurance will take care of home in case an unforeseen event strikes. That way, you'll always have peace of mind knowing that you and your loved ones will be assured of a roof over their heads.

What kind of security is required?

In most cases, the property itself, bought or intended to be bought, becomes the security till the entire loan is repaid. In some cases additional security such as life insurance policies or Term Deposit receipts of Kotak Mahindra Bank (if available) can be provided.

Can I repay the loan ahead of schedule?

Yes. You can repay the loan ahead of schedule. An early redemption charge is payable as applicable.

Disclaimer:
Conditions apply. Credit at the sole discretion of the bank and subject to guidelines issued by RBI from time to time. Bank may engage the services of marketing agents for the purpose of sourcing loan assets.