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Buy A Home

Mortgage financing is available for the purchase of residences including single family homes, townhouses, condominiums, apartments and investment properties.

  • Interest Rate – 6%
  • Up to 90% Financing
  • Repayment Term of up to 30 years
  • Acceptance Fee of up to 1% of the Loan Amount
  • Second Mortgages Available
  • Mortgage Indemnity Insurance is not required
  • Life Insurance is not required as additional security
  • No Prepayment Penalties
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After you have been prequalified, you would then need to locate a property within your budget. Once you have identified a property, begin your mortgage application by submitting all the required documents and fees necessary. Learn how to compile the legal documentation required to finance a home in our How-to Guide.



REQUIRED

Standard Documents

  • Evidence of Nationality (2 Forms of ID)
  • National Insurance (NIS) Number
  • Income Tax (BIR) Number
  • Evidence of Income (Job Letter / Pay Slip)*
  • Evidence of Savings & Indebtedness**
  • Most Recent Credit Card Statement(s)
  • Title Deed(s) or Lease and/or Mortgage Deed
  • Valuation Report
  • Up-to-date receipts for Land & Building Taxes, Water & Sewerage Rates & Lease Rent
  • WASA Clearance Certificate
  • Utility Bill


REQUIRED

Additional Documents

  • Agreement of Sale
  • Certificate of Good Character (for HDC properties)
  • Certificate of Assessment from the District Revenue Office
  • Completion Certificate from the Regional Corporation where property is less than 4 years old


FOR A HOME NEEDING REPAIRS

Additional Documents


  • Approved Building Plans (from Town & Country Planning Division & Regional Corporation)
  • Signed Builder’s Estimate in phased scheduled draw-downs
  • Quantity Surveyor’s report where the cost of the renovation/repair exceeds $450,000
  • Completion Certificate from the Regional Corporation on completion of required works

TOWNHOUSE OR CONDOMINIUM HOMES

Additional Documents

  • Share Certificate
  • Registered Management Company Bye-Laws
  • Management Company’s Statement on Insurance Coverage and Maintenance Charges with evidence of up-to-date payments
  • Annual Returns for Management Company


Two (2) copies of all documents must be provided

*Evidence of Income: Submit an Original Job Letter & Pay Slip. If self employed, submit Audited Financial Statements for the last three (3) years and Bank Statements for the last three (3) years, stating the average monthly balance.

**Evidence of Savings & Indebtedness: Submit Statements from all Financial Institutions with which you deal, including Credit Unions (monthly payments towards loans must be indicated on these statements).

APPLICATION COSTS

What do I need to pay?


Estimated Application Costs

  • Application: $150.00
  • Title Search: $1,500.00 (initial)
  • Acceptance Fee: 1% of Loan Amount or $500.00 minimum
  • Credit Bureau Report: $75.00 per applicant
  • Site Visit: $500.00 per visit

Closing Costs

  • Legal Fees
  • Statutory Fees (Stamp Duty & Registration Fees)
  • 3 months’ Rates & Taxes
  • 3 months’ Maintenance Fees
  • 1 year’s Lease Rent
  • 1 year’s Property Insurance Premium

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help you on your way.
Get Prequalified

Once you’ve decided to take the step toward owning a home, you must first determine your affordable price range.



STEP 1

Schedule an interview

Our Pre-Qualification Process analyses your financial data to calculate your mortgage amount.

Get a Certificate
Your Pre-qualification certificate eliminates doubt on what you can afford.

Focus Your Search
Conduct a more focused search for property now that you know your price range.

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