Archives: March 2015

Market update: January home prices show year over year increase of 4.6%

U.S. home prices continued to rise at a steady rate, showing a 4.6% increase in January compared with 12 months earlier. Quicken Loans Vice President Bill Banfield offers the following comments on the report.

Market update: Existing home sales rise 1.2 percent in February

U.S. home resales fell short of expectations in February, rising 1.2 percent. Quicken Loans Vice President Bill Banfield offers the following comments on the report.

Market Update: Housing starts decrease 17% in February

This morning’s Census Bureau report showed that housing starts in February fell 17% to an annual rate of 897,000 million units (SAAR). Quicken Loans Vice President Bill Banfield offers the following comments on the report.

Appraiser Home Value Opinions Fall Below Homeowner Estimates for First Time in 18 Months

Home values continued to climb in February.

Perfect Dozen: Quicken Loans Appears on FORTUNE Magazine’s ‘Best Companies to Work For’ in America List for 12th Consecutive Year

Technology-driven national home loan lender ranks 12th in its 12th year in a row on landmark list.