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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...

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...

How the Mortgage Department at Indiana’s ProFed Federal Credit Union Built the Real Estate Agent Network of Its Dreams

When a five-year, in-house effort to develop a real estate agent network failed to meet expectations, ProFed found a better solution with HomeAdvantage—a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services—that is paying off big. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 6, 2017—ProFed Federal Credit Union, based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, spent five years working to build their...

SPIRE Credit Union Makes Real Estate Services a Top Priority and Fills Purchase Mortgage Pipeline

HomeAdvantage from CU Realty Services is the foundational component of SPIRE Credit Union’s new comprehensive real estate program SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 11, 2017—Twin Cities’, Minnesota-based SPIRE Credit Union set a goal in 2017 to expand their existing mortgage program into a full-service real estate solution. The $907 million credit union saw an opportunity to fully...

Four Credit Unions Partner with CU Realty Services to Boost Purchase Mortgage Volume

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 4, 2017—As the housing market continues to gain momentum and the need for home loans grows, more and more credit unions are seizing the opportunity to boost their purchase mortgage business. HomeAdvantage®, a turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services—the largest real estate CUSO in the U.S.—is making that happen for...