Category: Illinois

BCU becomes first credit union to give back $1M in HomeAdvantage Cash Rewards to members in a single year

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – BCU has become the first credit union to save its members more than $1 million in a single year through CU Realty’s HomeAdvantage® program. These savings come in the form of HomeAdvantage Cash Rewards, which BCU members earn at closing when members use the turnkey real estate program to buy or sell their home. BCU met this unprecedented milestone in 2020, which is even more impressive considering the strains that credit union mortgage teams faced that year with refinance transactions and remote working environments due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Credit Union 1 Reports First Year of Success with CU Realty Services, Achieves a 93% Mortgage Pull-Through with the Program

Just over one year ago, Credit Union 1 implemented HomeAdvantage® to better serve its members’ real estate needs and quickly surpassed its first-year closings goal. Daniel McLean, VP of Real Estate Operations for CU1 explains why CU1’s commitment to building agent relationships, along with employee empowerment and marketing, were keys to exceeding first-year expectations using the...

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...

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...