CU Companies adds new mortgage partnerships

New Brighton, Minn (May 10, 2016) – CU Companies has begun 2016 with continued growth in their mortgage lending partnerships. During the initial third portion of the year, CU Companies added 12 new retail and/or correspondent lending partners.

CU companies is focused on serving credit unions and community banks across 18 states--with the ability to service mortgage loans in 44 states (to include the U.S. Virgin Islands). Through flexibility, effective communication and reliability the organization has been able to increase its users by five percent since the end of 2015.

"We are honored to add more partners to our family," said Brad Crandall, CU Companies CEO. "We know each credit union and community bank has its own spin on a lending strategy so we get excited to personalize our mortgage lending options of retail, correspondent, and delegated to meet those individual needs."

CU Companies would like to welcome their new partners: Autotruck Financial Credit Union (Louisville, KY), CU Mortgage Direct (Sioux Falls, SD), Cloverbelt Credit Union (Wausau, WI), Dacotah Federal Credit Union (Rapid City, SD), Integra First Federal Credit Union (Powers, MI), KUMC Credit Union (Kansas City, KS), Latvian Credit Union (Minneapolis, MN), Member Home Loan Credit Union Servicing Organization (Houston, TX), Northland Teachers Community Credit Union (Kansas City, MO), SIUE Credit Union (Edwardsville, IL), Sentinel Federal Credit Union (Ellsworth AFB, SD), and Softite Community Federal Credit Union (Martins Ferry, OH).

About CU Companies: CU Companies was founded in 1987 by three Minnesota credit unions to offer a competitive mortgage solution for their members. Now CU Companies is owned by over 60 credit unions in Minnesota and offers a wide range of products and services to numerous credit unions and community banks across the nation. For more information, click to