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CU Realty Introduces Its Real Estate Services to Houston Area

Houston Federal Credit Union is the first Houston-based credit union to partner with CU Realty Services to better serve home-buying members and boost mortgage volume. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 15, 2019 —Houston Federal Credit Union (HFCU)—one of the largest community-based credit unions in Houston—has partnered with CU Realty Services to implement HomeAdvantage® as a new service...

Apple FCU Reaches $2 Million in Cash Rewards

Apple Federal Credit Union Celebrates Saving Members $2 Million in Cash Rewards Through HomeAdvantage SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 13, 2019—One of the inaugural members of CU Realty Service’s Million Dollar Club, Apple Federal Credit Union (FCU) in Fairfax, Virginia, has now officially given back more than $2 million to its members who purchase or sell homes,...

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...

CU Realty Partners with Four New Credit Unions; Continues Expansion into New States

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 1, 2019— More credit unions are seeking to offer innovative real estate resources to members to help make the home-buying process seamless and homeownership more affordable, including four new credit unions that are now offering CU Realty Services’ HomeAdvantage(R) program, a turnkey real estate marketing platform successfully utilized by more than 100...

CU Realty Services Reports Strong Growth in 2018; Delivers $6.2M Back to Credit Union Members 

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., February 28, 2019— CU Realty Services (CURS)—the largest real estate Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) in the U.S.—is reporting year-over-year growth for the eighth consecutive year. The ongoing success is attributed to the power of HomeAdvantage®, CURS’ turnkey real estate marketing platform designed to help credit unions (CUs) attract more leads, nurture member relationships and close more purchase...

Wright-Patt Credit Union and Partners Federal Credit Union Reach New Milestones in CU Realty’s Million Dollar Club

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 28, 2018 — CU Realty Services is recognizing the efforts of two credit union clients—Wright-Patt Credit Union and Partners Federal Credit Union—for saving members money through the HomeAdvantage® program. HomeAdvantage is the turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services—the largest real estate CUSO in the U.S.

Two Credit Unions Form New Partnerships with CU Realty Services to Provide Solutions to Their Home-buying Members

Credit Union West and Vantage Credit Union use HomeAdvantage to attract, identify and engage more potential home buyers SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., December 13, 2018 — More and more CUs are are seizing the opportunity to boost their purchase mortgage business by implementing HomeAdvantage®, a turnkey real estate marketing platform from CU Realty Services—the largest real estate CUSO...

Schools Financial CU Celebrates Three Years of Mortgage Growth with CU Realty Services

In just 36 months, HomeAdvantage raised purchase mortgage volume to become 45% of their core mortgage business and saved members $100K at closing. Jason Stiles, VP Real Estate Lending, shares how Schools evolved from a basic mortgage lender to robust real estate solution provider, and reveals the CU’s future marketing secrets In 2015, Sacramento-based Schools...

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

CU Realty’s HomeAdvantage Program enables Maryland-based CU to give Cash Rewards to members SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 25, 2018—Using HomeAdvantage® the turnkey real estate program from CU Realty Services (CURS), Tower Federal Credit Union is celebrating another milestone—providing over $2 million in Cash Rewards to their members! In 2017, in recognition of their work to make...

Northwest Federal CU Is the First CU to Reach $5 Million Milestone with HomeAdvantage Program

Virginia-based CU members earn $5 million in Cash Rewards through the HomeAdvantage network of CU-centric real estate agents SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., September 26, 2018—When Northwest Federal Credit Union implemented CU Realty Services’ HomeAdvantage® program in 2004, the credit union wanted the ability to connect their members with trusted, reliable real estate agents who could assist them...