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CU Realty Services Expands Florida Presence with Three New Credit Union Partners

GTE Financial, Launch FCU and Velocity Community CU adopt HomeAdvantage program to boost mortgage volumes and serve members’ home-buying needs SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 14, 2018— To better serve their members and to give themselves a marketing advantage in a booming housing market, three new Florida credit unions have adopted HomeAdvantage®, the turnkey real estate program...

CU Realty Services Celebrates Year-Over-Year Growth in 2017; Delivers $5.82M in HomeAdvantage Cash Rewards

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 26, 2018—CU Realty Services (CURS)—the largest real estate CUSO in the U.S.—is celebrating year-over-year growth for the seventh consecutive year. The continued upswing is attributed to the success of HomeAdvantage®, CURS’ turnkey real estate services program that helps CUs close more purchase mortgages. In 2017, credit unions that used HomeAdvantage saw mortgage...

Affinity FCU Partners with CU Realty Services to Bring HomeAdvantage to New Jersey

Fort Worth-area credit union adopts HomeAdvantage program to better serve mortgage needs of its membership SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 22, 2018— Seeking to improve member services and increase mortgage closing rates, Affinity Federal Credit Union turned to HomeAdvantage®, , a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services. This is the first New Jersey-based credit union...

Anheuser-Busch Employees’ Credit Union Brings HomeAdvantage to Missouri

Becoming more dynamic and competitive in a tight market started with HomeAdvantage, a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., January 25, 2018—With goals of providing innovative real estate tools to members and increasing mortgage closings, Anheuser-Busch Employees’ Credit Union (ABECU) has implemented HomeAdvantage®, the turnkey real estate program from CU Realty...

CU Realty Services Expands Further into Florida with Two New Credit Union Partners

Jax Federal Credit Union and 121 Financial Credit Union are closing more purchase mortgages with HomeAdvantage. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 19, 2017—Florida’s competitive housing market—a combination of low inventory and rising home prices sparked by hurricane Irma—means credit unions must find innovative ways to serve the needs of their home-buying and selling members. Two CUs in the Sunshine State have turned to HomeAdvantage®, a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services, the largest real estate CUSO in the U.S. HomeAdvantage is proven to boost mortgage volumes for CUs while making home ownership more affordable for members.

CU Realty Services Adds Two New Credit Union Partners in Pennsylvania

Citadel Federal Credit Union and Merck Sharp & Dohme Federal Credit Union launch HomeAdvantage to be more competitive and close more purchase mortgages. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 7, 2017—Credit unions in the Northeast often struggle to be competitive when it comes to marketing and closing mortgages. Low home inventories, high purchase prices and fierce competition for...

BCU Reaches $2 Million Status in CU Realty’s Million Dollar Club

HomeAdvantage from CU Realty Services Helps Illinois-based CU Make Homeownership More Affordable by Saving Members $2 Million with Cash Rewards SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., November 29, 2017—Using HomeAdvantage®, the turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services (CURS), BCU has hit another impressive milestone—providing over $2 million in Cash Rewards to their members! In 2016—in recognition of...

CU Realty Services Continues California Expansion with Three New Credit Union Partners

Christian Community Credit Union, Sacramento Credit Union and Technology Credit Union are boosting their purchase mortgage volumes with HomeAdvantage. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., November 16, 2017—In the Golden State—where real estate prices and closing fees prevent many from buying a home—three credit unions are using HomeAdvantage® to boost mortgage volumes and make homeownership more affordable. HomeAdvantage is...

Merrimack Valley’s New Real Estate Program Is Building a Pipeline of Mortgage Leads

Becoming more dynamic and competitive in a tight market started with HomeAdvantage, a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 13, 2017—Local market factors, including a low inventory of homes in a high-demand area, presented significant hurdles for the mortgage department at Merrimack Valley Credit Union. Because of the limited pool...