Archives: June 2016

Quicken Loans and Paramount Pictures Announce Partnership for Launch of New Movie “STAR TREK BEYOND”

Nation’s leading FinTech mortgage lender creates Star Trek themed TV commercials, offers consumers opportunity to attend the “STAR TREK BEYOND” world premiere.

Market update: Home prices rise 5.4% year-over-year

Case-Shiller Home Price Index for April reports that home prices rose 5.4% year-over-year in the 20-city index. Bill Banfield comments on the report.

Market update: New home sales fall 6% in May

This morning’s New Home Sales Report for May reported sales of newly built homes dipped 6 percent from the level in April, but rose 8.7 percent since May 2015. Quicken Loans vice president Bill Banfield offers the following comments on the report.

Market update: Existing home sales rise at fastest pace since 2007

Existing home sales rose 1.8 percent, the highest level in nine years. Quicken Loans Vice President Bill Banfield offers his comments on the report.

Market Update: Housing Starts Dip in May

Housing starts slightly fell 0.3 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.116 million units. Quicken Loans Vice President Bill Banfield offers comments.

Quicken Loans Study Reveals Owners in Western Cities Underestimate the Value Appraisers Put on Their Homes

Home values increased 0.79% in May and rose 4.36% year-over-year, according to the national HVI.

Computerworld Names Detroit-based Quicken Loans #1 Best Place to Work in Technology for Fourth Consecutive Year

Nation’s leading FinTech mortgage lender is first to rank #1 for four straight years, seven times total.

Quicken Loans Expands Footprint in Downtown Cleveland with Investment, Move to Higbee Building

Nation’s largest online mortgage lender signs long-term lease in historic building