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Joel Jarvi

Despite being the father to 3 kids, Joel refuses to wear socks with his sandals, buy gas station sunglasses, or carry his cell phone in a leather holster on his belt. Fairly new to the marketing team, Joel is truly working in his dream job and hoping this isn’t actually his dream INSIDE a dream job. [INCEPTION SOUND]

First-Time Home Buyer Q&A: What Are Seller Concessions?

Buying your first home will be one of the largest financial transaction of your life. Are there opportunities to not have everything you need to pay come out of your pocket? FInd out about seller concessions and get your questions answered!

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Does QL Service Your Home Loan? Meet Our New, Improved Billing Statement! - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Does Quicken Loans Service Your Home Loan? Meet Our New, Improved Billing Statement!

Becoming the most informed home owner should be at the top of your priority list! Quicken Loans is out to help you do just that with our new billing statement. So much to see! So much to learn!

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Announcing the Quicken Loans Cash Thanksgive-a-Way! - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Announcing the Quicken Loans Cash Thanksgive-a-Way!

Head over to the Quicken Loans Facebook page, like us and fill out a simple form. Boom, you’re entered in the Quicken Loans Cash Thanksgive-a-way, and could win $500! It’s just that simple. You’ll win $500 – no strings attached – in cold, hard cash if we draw your name.

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House Hunting Outside the House

When looking for a house, some things are no-brainers. It’s important to take a step back and look at more than just the house when searching for your perfect home.

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Why You Shouldn't Use the 30% Rule - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Good News for Home Buyers: Investors Looking to Spend Their Money Elsewhere

In an article from, about 48% of those sweet-talking investors with their cold, hard cash surveyed by Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance say they plan to lessen their home purchases over the next year. In fact, only 20% of the investors surveyed said they planned to buy homes in the next year at all.

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Things I Learned Taking Down Wallpaper

The continuing saga of a DIY dummy. In this episode, watch as I try to take down wallpaper without losing life OR limb!

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Things I Learned Changing the Kitchen Faucet

My simple, DIY home improvement project and how it almost ruined my life. Not really. But here are some tips and tricks to make changing the faucet out in your kitchen a breeze!

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Quicken Loans CEO Bill Emerson Talks Housing Market and Record Year

It was a busy Wednesday for Quicken Loans CEO Bill Emerson as he traveled to New York City for a whirlwind media tour. Bill discussed a number of topics during multiple interviews with multiple news outlets, including his outlook for housing in 2013, the regulatory environment, and Quicken Loans amazing growth in 2012.

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LAST CHANCE: Help Quicken Loans Give Back to the Community

Quicken Loans had a really great 2012. In fact, it was the best year in our 27-year history. We want to give something back to folks who are less fortunate.

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1.5 Million Loans Closed Means Even More Happy Clients

In the two years since we closed our 1 millionth loan, our grand total of clients we’ve helped with their mortgages reached 1.5 million. That’s exponential growth!

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