April 07, 2014

Discover Home Loans Adds Home Search Tool To Help Homebuyers

Discover Simplifies the Home Buying Process with its Online One-stop Shop

RIVERWOODS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 7, 2014-- Discover Home Loans has added a home search tool to its existing line of services, giving homebuyers the convenience of searching for a home, getting in touch with a real estate broker and applying for a mortgage all on one easy-to-navigate website.

Discover Home Loans is building on its suite of online tools to help people transition from a house hunter to homebuyer. Users can take advantage of the new Multiple Listing Service search tool, provided by Cartus Corporation, on their computers or mobile devices at any time, giving them access to a comprehensive up-to-date national listing of homes for sale in the U.S. It also offers the ability to compare nearby homes for sale and information on nearby schools and neighborhoods. Users also have access to Discover’s online calculators that can help homebuyers understand their affordability and financing options and then talk with a Discover Home Loans mortgage banker.

Homebuyers who want help from a real estate professional can request to be paired with an agent in their area through the Real Estate Rewards program, offered in conjunction with the Cartus broker network. They also can receive from $200 to $3,100 in rewards after financing the purchase of a new home.

“By expanding our services, Discover Home Loans has made the process simpler for homebuyers,” said Robert Smith, president of Discover Home Loans. “Now homebuyers can visit our website to calculate how much they can afford, and immediately search for homes in their price range.”

Discover Home Loans simplifies home buying with an array of services, such as:

  • Competitive rates, no hidden fees and a close-on-time guarantee
  • A dedicated mortgage banking team that stays with homebuyers from the first call to closing
  • 24/7 access to view the status of a loan application and upload loan-related documents
  • Rewards such as the Welcome Back Bonus and the Real Estate Rewards Program

To search for homes or for more information on mortgages, please visit or call 1-888-866-1212. More details on program eligibility for Real Estate Rewards are available at

About Discover

Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America’s cash rewards pioneer, and offers home loans, private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit and money market accounts through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation’s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories. For more information, visit

Source: Discover Financial Services

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