Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit hosted their annual Gilda’s Big Night Out at the Max Fisher Music Center on May 16. The club honors the life of the late Detroit native, comedienne and actress Gilda Radner.
Do you want to take a month off from paying your mortgage? If so, have you entered the Quicken Loans Bring It Home Sweepstakes?
Want to learn about a cutting-edge automaker in the Motor City and peek into the creative mind of a home-grown Grammy winner? Then tune into the Opportunity Detroit radio show this Friday evening, May 17, at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Inner State Gallery is a great addition to the already-great art scene in Detroit. Check out where the gallery is from and how they're helping in Detroit's revitalization.
Every week it seems like the VA Unit banking team in Cleveland is up to something. They're so involved in the veteran community that I have to be on my game 24/7 just to be able to keep up. It's a good thing for them I welcome the challenge. The team's most recent endeavor was in support of our partnership with Operation Homefront for their Back to School Brigade.
Opportunity Detroit returns to the airwaves tonight at 7 p.m., and they'll have more news about the Cobo renovation. Read on for a lineup of tonight's show!
Last year, some of the elite forces of our VA loan unit showed the Tough Mudder who's boss, and this year was no different. Tough Mudder 2013 was conquered in support of, and in honor of, our partners at Paralyzed Veterans of America. The course was also conquered with the overall goals of Tough Mudder in mind which support and encourage participants to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project - a cause that's also close to our hearts at Quicken Loans.
This week, the X Games Detroit Bid released their official video, and within two days it had over 130,000 views on YouTube.
With golf courses, casinos and beautiful scenery, Belle Isle is the perfect spot for a Detroit adventure.
Bill Emerson appeared a few days back on CNBC discussing any impact an improving Jobs Report may have on mortgage rates. Emerson also talked about Quicken Loans' tremendous growth in the past year. Hint: we just about doubled our overall lending volume from $35 billion in mortgages in 2011 to more than $70 billion in mortgages in 2012. If you want to read a few of the reasons why we've had such success, check the About Quicken Loans page. It pretty much explains it. That plus interest rates that keep staying down at historic lows for a lot longer than many of us thought they would. That's great news for our clients. We couldn't be happier to offer mortgage refinance and home buying rates that astonish my mother. "Clayton, do you know how high rates were when your dad and I bought the house? We thought 11% was a great rate! Holy cow." "Yes, mom, you've told me many times." And then I remind her I have a 2.75% 15-year fixed VA loan, which makes her very happy. I digress. Here's the video. If you can't see it, check it out here. And, as always, give us some feedback if you've got it.