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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...

CU Realty Services Recognizes Wright-Patt Credit Union for Saving Members $1.6 Million

Wright-Patt Credit Union joins elite Million Dollar Club after it meets national milestone through the HomeAdvantage program SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 5, 2016—In 2003, Dayton, Ohio-based Wright-Patt Credit Union launched a new real estate program with a very specific goal: increase purchase mortgage volume and deepen member relationships. Now, 13 years after implementing the HomeAdvantage™ program...

CU Realty Services Continues to Penetrate California Market; Adds Five New Credit Union Partners this Year

CU Realty Services Continues to Penetrate California Market; Adds Five New Credit Union Partners this Year HomeAdvantage program will help CUs in Northern and Southern California exploit the hottest markets in the U.S. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., September 14, 2016—Credit unions in California are sitting in the middle of a red-hot real estate market. In fact, half of the...

Kinecta Federal Credit Union Partners with HomeAdvantage to Help Members Find the Home of Their Dreams

Home Buying Program from CU Realty Services Assists Members from Start to Finish SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., September 6, 2016—California-based Kinecta Federal Credit Union wanted to provide its approximately 286,000 members with a complete home buying experience; one that would take them all the way from their initial home search to their new set of house keys....

TwinStar Credit Union Enjoys Substantial Increase in Purchase Volume After Partnering with CU Realty Services

HomeAdvantage program boosts purchase mortgage business by nearly 56 percent SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 14, 2016—TwinStar Credit Union, based in Olympia, Washington, had their sights set on increasing their purchase mortgage volume but had no idea how significant the increase would be. The more than $1 billion credit union turned to the HomeAdvantage™ program in December...

Schools Financial Credit Union Chooses CU Realty Services to Grow Mortgage Business

First closing happens within 60 days of launching HomeAdvantage real estate program Scottsdale, Ariz., March 31, 2016—Sacramento-based Schools Financial Credit Union realized a need to increase their purchase mortgage volume after rising interest rates hampered the refinancing side of their business. The $1.6 billion credit union found the solution in HomeAdvantage™, a turn-key real estate...

2015 Annual Report: CU Realty Services Hits 5th Year-Over-Year Growth Milestones; Delivers $4.3MM+ in Cash Rewards

“First Point of Contact” marketing model for credit unions is the driving factor behind the CUSO’s 18 percent rise in mortgage closings and 21 percent increase in member savings SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 10, 2016—For the fifth year in a row, CU Realty Services saw continued growth as its turn-key real estate services program, HomeAdvantage,TM expanded...

Consumers Credit Union Partners with CU Realty to Grow Purchase Mortgage Business

With HomeAdvantage, Consumers Credit Union’s Mortgage Pipeline Expanded by More Than 100 Members in Less Than 60 Days Scottsdale, Ariz. Feb. 10, 2016—Illinois-based Consumers Credit Union (CCU) has partnered with CU Realty Services to offer its members a one-stop home buying experience. The $883-million credit union was in search of a way to to boost growth...