Lending

Mortgages

By Sam Taft | June 30, 2020

Following one of the most productive lending years in the history of the credit union movement, the first quarter of 2020 offered new challenges. But strong mortgage originations negated a pullback in consumer lending to push overall loan balances higher.

By Aman Johal | June 30, 2020

Historically low rates to start the year has contributed to strong mortgage lending through March.

By Marc Rapport | June 29, 2020

Rate locks and staffing boosts are two ways credit unions are pushing through mortgage applications in today’s ultra-low rate environment.

 

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By Max Manalo-LeClair | June 29, 2020

This Fourth of July, Callahan & Associates is celebrating patriotically named credit unions with a look at how they return value to their member-owners.

By Marc Rapport | June 22, 2020

Cooperatives from coast to coast are boosting PLL and collections while continuing member outreach.

By Aman Johal | June 2, 2020

Mortgage market share for U.S. credit unions increased 1.0 percentage point year-over-year to reach 9.0% as of March 31.

By Erik Payne | May 18, 2020

Affinity Plus FCU offers curbside closings so members can refinance or purchase homes during the coronavirus pandemic.

By ACES Risk Management (ARMCO) | April 27, 2020

The new ACES Consumer platform from ARMCO automates audit and compliance processes while adding visibility and efficiency.

By Aman Johal | April 16, 2020

2019 has been the most productive lending year in the history of the credit union movement. Despite coronavirus uncertainty, strong loan growth and low delinquency bode well for the strength of the credit union balance sheet in the months ahead.

By Samantha Cristobal | April 16, 2020

Borrowers were incentivized to look for refinancing opportunities in the second half of 2019. With refinances projected to outweigh purchases through the first quarter of 2020, credit unions are primed for a strong start to the decade.