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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...

CU Realty Services Reports 23 Percent Year-Over-Year Growth in 2016; Delivers $5.473M in HomeAdvantage Cash Rewards

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 28, 2017—For the sixth consecutive year, CU Realty Services—the largest real estate CUSO in the U.S.—saw year-over-year growth in revenues, customers, territory and more. The surge is fueled by the success of the CUSO’s credit union partners that experience a rise in purchase mortgage volume after implementing HomeAdvantage®, CU Realty’s turnkey real...

Eight CUs Inducted into CU Realty Services’ Inaugural “Million Dollar Club”

The HomeAdvantage real estate program helped these CUs save members more than $17 million on real estate SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., February 21, 2017—In recognition of their work to make homeownership more affordable, CU Realty Services (CURS) has inducted eight credit union clients into its newly formed “Million Dollar Club.” Using the HomeAdvantage® program from CURS—the largest...

Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Grows Mortgage Pipeline by 25 Percent with HomeAdvantage Real Estate Program

Virginia-based CU hits million dollar milestone with the HomeAdvantage network of CU-centric real estate agents SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., February 7, 2017—Maryland-based Educational Systems Federal Credit Union had a goal to provide a complete home buying experience for their members and streamline the process to close more mortgages. To make that happen, the $886 million credit union...

Apple FCU Joins CU Realty Services’ Million Dollar Club After Saving Members $1.3 Million

Virginia-based CU hits million dollar milestone with the HomeAdvantage network of CU-centric real estate agents SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 15, 2016—When Apple Federal Credit Union implemented CU Realty Services’ HomeAdvantage® program in 2004, they wanted the ability to connect their members with trusted, reliable real estate agents who could assist them with buying or selling a...

State Department Federal Credit Union Saves Members $1.1 Million While Closing Mortgages for Members in the U.S. and Overseas

CU Realty Services welcomes State Department Federal Credit Union to elite Million Dollar Club SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 13, 2016—A desire to better meet the real estate and mortgage needs of a geographically diverse member base was the catalyst behind State Department Federal Credit Union’s (SDFCU) 2004 implementation of HomeAdvantage®. Today, the CU has not only...