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Heartland Bank Announces Leanne Lazarus As New CEO

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 9:37 am | Heartland Bank

Heartland Bank has announced the appointment of Leanne Lazarus as Chief Executive Officer (subject to Reserve Bank of New Zealand non-objection), effective from 1 August 2022. Leanne will succeed current Heartland Bank CEO Chris Flood who has been ... More >>

Heartland Hits Milestone Of Helping 20,000 Customers Retire More Comfortably

Thursday, 7 April 2022, 10:16 am | Heartland Bank

Heartland Bank, New Zealand’s leading provider of reverse mortgages, is experiencing a surge in demand, with enquiries up 65% in 2021 compared to 2020. This is thought to be due in part to the continued rise in cost of living, along with increased awareness ... More >>

Heartland Home Loans Highlights Big Savings And Commits To decisioning Applications Within 48 Hours Of Receiving Info

Monday, 21 March 2022, 11:52 am | Heartland Bank

Heartland Bank ( Heartland ), the lender offering New Zealand’s lowest standard fixed home loan rates, announced today a new service-level for its home loan application turnaround time. Applicants will now be given either a pre-approval or a decline ... More >>

90% Of Older Homeowners Want To Remain In Their Home In Retirement

Thursday, 10 February 2022, 10:23 am | Heartland

Results from a 2021 survey conducted by leading reverse mortgage provider Heartland Bank revealed that 89.9% of respondents found it important or very important to remain in their homes during retirement. The survey, conducted as part of a partnership ... More >>

More Kiwis Now Able To Live The Retirement They Deserve

Thursday, 18 November 2021, 1:10 pm | Heartland

Heartland Bank has increased the maximum loan-to-value ratio (LVR) on its Reverse Mortgage product. This is the biggest change to reverse mortgage criteria since Heartland introduced a monthly advance feature in 2017 and the first time the limits have been ... More >>

Heartland Reverse Mortgages Awarded Consumer Trusted Accreditation – Five Years In A Row

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 11:47 am | Heartland

Heartland Reverse Mortgages is pleased to announce that is has been awarded Consumer Trusted accreditation for five years in a row. Achieving Consumer Trusted constantly is a great accomplishment. This demonstrates Heartland Reverse Mortgages’ ability ... More >>

Heartland Bank Wins Canstar’s Savings Bank Of The Year Award For The Fourth Year Running

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 2:03 pm | Heartland Bank

Heartland Bank has won the prestigious Canstar Bank of the Year - Savings Award for the fourth year in a row. The award recognises the financial institution that provides the strongest combination of savings products and service for customers. ... More >>

Peugeot And Citroen Partner With Heartland Exclusively To Make EV Ownership More Accessible For Everyone

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 8:49 am | Heartland Bank

Heartland has partnered with Auto Distributors NZ Limited (ADNZ), the importers and distributors of Peugeot and Citroen vehicles in New Zealand, to launch iOWN – the new vehicle finance service for New Zealanders looking to purchase a new or used ... More >>

Helping Customers Avoid Financial Abuse

Tuesday, 15 June 2021, 3:11 pm | Heartland

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, 15 June, is a day taken particularly seriously by Heartland. As New Zealand’s leading provider of reverse mortgages, a product designed for people 60 and over, Heartland understands the potential vulnerability ... More >>

Heartland Drops Home Loan Rates To 1.85% P.a. 1-year Fixed, 1.95% P.a. Floating

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 1:57 pm | Heartland

Heartland has disrupted the home loans market again, this time with the reduction of a number of its rates. This announcement comes shortly after Heartland broadened its online mortgage offering with the country’s lowest revolving credit facility ... More >>

Heartland Expands Home Loans Offering With Revolving Credit At Market-leading 2.75% P.a.

Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 10:56 am | Heartland

Heartland has just launched a new revolving credit home loan with the lowest revolving credit rate on the market. At only 2.75% p.a., it is 0.70% p.a. lower than the next lowest rate, and nearly a whopping 2.00% p.a. lower than the 4.71% p.a. average rate ... More >>

High House Prices Present Opportunity For Retirees To Manage Increased Cost Of Living

Thursday, 8 April 2021, 9:05 am | Heartland Bank

Retirees who are struggling to cover the cost of living may find that the booming housing market could be a solution to their financial troubles – without them having to sell up. As house prices and the cost of living continue to rise, more and more ... More >>

Global Equity Release Market Set To Triple By 2031

Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 3:36 pm | Heartland

International research published by EY predicts that the global equity release market could more than triple over the next decade. The Global Equity Release Roundtable 2020 survey report analyses information from market leaders across 13 different countries ... More >>

Heartland Launches Farm Term Loan With Self-serve Online Application

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 9:58 am | Heartland Bank

Challenger bank Heartland has added another product to its growing list of digital offerings – this time for the rural market. The term loan, called Sheep & Beef Direct, is designed for established farmers who are looking to buy or refinance ... More >>

Heartland Launches Self-serve Online Car Loan Application

Wednesday, 11 November 2020, 10:59 am | Heartland

Heartland, together with MARAC (its vehicle finance division), has streamlined its car loan offering with a new online application, allowing customers to apply for vehicle finance wherever they want, whenever they want. Heartland’s car loan application ... More >>

Heartland Drops Floating Home Loan Rate To 2.50% P.a.

Monday, 9 November 2020, 10:02 am | Heartland

Heartland has lowered its already low floating home loan rate to 2.50% p.a. – the lowest floating rate offered by a bank in New Zealand. The leading floating rate amongst banks follows Heartland’s recent re-entry into the home loans market with ... More >>

Heartland Relaunches Home Loans Starting From 1.99% P.a. 1 Year Fixed Rate

Monday, 12 October 2020, 1:42 pm | Heartland

Heartland takes the lead in the home loans market with New Zealand’s lowest fixed term rates in an already low market, starting from a mere 1.99% p.a. for 1 year fixed. Also on offer are 2 year or 3 year fixed term options, where customers can secure ... More >>

Heartland Reverse Mortgages Recognised For Commitment To Customers

Friday, 18 September 2020, 3:32 pm | Heartland Bank

Heartland Reverse Mortgages has been awarded Consumer Trusted accreditation for the fourth yearin a row after meeting the strict Consumer Trusted Code of Conduct. A reverse mortgage is designed to help people over 60 to access the equity they have ... More >>

Heartland Launches Business Loan With Flexible Repayments

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 10:36 am | Heartland

Heartland Bank ( Heartland ) is excited to announce the launch of Heartland Extend, an adjustable term loan designed to help organisations take control of their cashflow. Unlike many term loans, Heartland Extend gives businesses the flexibility to increase ... More >>

Mortgage Deferral Scheme Not The Only Solution For Older Kiwis

Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 2:47 pm | Heartland Bank

The Reserve Bank’s announcement of the extension of the mortgage deferral scheme from 27 September 2020 to 31 March 2021 may result in relief to some borrowers. However, for others, the relief may only be temporary. For those without the income required ... More >>