Archives: May 2018

Quicken Loans inks deal to bring PGA TOUR stop to Detroit beginning in June 2019

First-ever PGA TOUR event in Detroit to spotlight the city’s continued growth, revitalization.

Market Update: Existing Home Sales Fall in April

Existing Homes Sales Report showed home sales dropped 2.5% percent in April, to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.460 million. Quicken Loans Executive Vice President Bill Banfield offers the following comment on the report.

Quicken Loans Partners with Grand Circus, CSforALL to Train 5,000 Detroit Students the Basics of Computer Coding

Code{D}etroit to begin program for Detroit middle school and high school students in June during Detroit Startup Week.

Market Update: Housing Starts Drop 3.7%, Building Permits Down 1.8%

Housing Starts report showed that new home construction dropped 3.7 percent. Quicken Loans Executive Vice President of Capital Markets, Bill Banfield, offers comment.

Owner Perception of Home Values at Best Level in More Than Three Years

Home values dipped 0.05% nationally in April, but posted a 6.47% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI.

Quicken Loans’ 1st Quarter Mortgage Volume Solidifies its Position as America’s Largest Residential Lender

Detroit-based lender’s proprietary technology and award-winning client service leads to further market share gains.