Quicken Loans prides itself on being the nation’s largest VA home loan lender. We help more veterans and military families finance their homes than any other lender in the country. What’s lesser known is that we also hire a lot of military veterans. Meet Mike Jacques. He’s one of them.
There are valuable tidbits to learn from previous installments of the “Lessons from Real Home Buyers” series. Meet a new homeowner who shares his story and his advice for house hunters.
Through our Miles for Military program, we’re working with Operation Homefront to provide free flights to active-duty service members and their loved ones – we’re giving away at least 400 plane tickets this year alone! In the spirit of our upcoming Miles for Military homecomings, I wanted to share some of my favorite military homecoming videos I’ve found online. Try not to cry, tough guy! These are good!
While Veterans Day is a special holiday reserved to show respect and gratitude for our nation’s servicemen and servicewomen, it’s also a day when many businesses and organizations go out of their way to show support through discounts on meals or products. If you’re a veteran, be sure to check out some of these great deals. If you’re not, make sure to pass this along to someone who is!
Mortgage broker and loan officer are just two of the terms for individuals who work in the mortgage industry. The difference between them is basically how they’re paid.
Disclosing known issues with a property protects the seller from future lawsuits and the buyer from future headaches. Regulations vary by location, but here are some common real estate notification and disclosure rules sellers should consider, and buyers should know to ask about.
Great news for those of you who are buying a home or refinancing and need private mortgage insurance (PMI). Quicken Loans announces PMI Advantage, a new and exclusive program that can save you thousands in mortgage insurance payments compared to traditional PMI.
So you’re sick of renting and you’re ready to get your first permanent place. Homeownership is a significant part of the American Dream, but no one tells you exactly what to look for in the buying process. Here are some guidelines to get you started.
There’s no doubt that being your own boss can be awesome. The less-than-awesome part? Self-employment makes the mortgage process more complicated for you than for those who work 9-to-5 jobs. Here are some tips to help you through the process.
In celebration of our Miles for Military promotion (which is in celebration of our recently closed 2 millionth loan!), we decided to create an infographic to celebrate the millions of American military members who sacrifice by serving around the world. Check it out.