Press Releases 2018 January 9, 2018 - Owners and Appraisers Closer to Seeing Eye-to-Eye on Home Value Than at Any Time in the Past Two Years Home values rose 0.65% nationally in December, with a 6.17% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. 2017 December 20, 2017 - Alexa, Make My Quicken Loans Rocket Mortgage Payment Nation’s #1 FinTech mortgage lender, Quicken Loans, releases cutting-edge Rocket Mortgage Skill for Amazon Alexa, allowing clients to check mortgage rates, review balances and make quick and hassle-free mortgage payments. December 12, 2017 - Owner Perceptions of Home Values Rise as the Year Ends Home values dropped 0.09% nationally in November, with a 4.24% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. November 14, 2017 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Less Than 1% Difference Between Owner and Appraiser Opinions of Home Values Home values rose 0.71% nationally in October, with a 4.76% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. November 9, 2017 - Quicken Loans Ranked #1 in the U.S. for Client Satisfaction in Mortgage Origination by J.D. Power for Record 8th Straight Year Detroit-based FinTech leader is J.D. Power’s dominant home lender with 12 total #1 rankings for client satisfaction, including the company’s four #1 rankings for mortgage servicing. October 30, 2017 - Quicken Loans Community Investment Fund launches ‘Neighbor to Neighbor’ campaign to connect residents with tax foreclosure resources Block clubs and community groups encouraged to join the effort. October 23, 2017 - Quicken Loans Continues Simplifying Mortgage Process, Allows Clients to Share More Financial Information in Fewer Steps The nation’s second largest mortgage lender launches Single Source Validation pilot program with Fannie Mae. October 17, 2017 - Quicken Loans and eOriginal Partner on Next Phase of the Digital Mortgage Revolution Solution supports creation, execution and movement of eNote to secondary market. October 10, 2017 - Quicken Loans Mortgage Services and CalyxSoftware Unveil New Loan Origination Software — Q-L.O.S. Innovative LOS gives instant access to Quicken Loans products and pricing. October 10, 2017 - Gap Between Owner and Appraiser Opinions of Home Values Narrows for Fourth Straight Month Home values rose 0.44% nationally in September, with a 3.38% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. October 6, 2017 - Quicken Loans Mortgage Services Creates Exclusive Revolutionary Home Valuation Tool for its Partner Banks, Brokers and Credit Unions QL Property Hub, a home valuation tool, offers the most accurate property data available through QLMS to the industry today. October 3, 2017 - Quicken Loans Family of Companies invests in Detroit neighborhoods by supporting homeownership 80 Detroit renters to become homeowners thanks to program backed by UCHC and Quicken Loans Community Investment Fund. September 29, 2017 - Industry Leaders Title Source and Quicken Loans Partner with Pavaso to Offer eClosing Services Homebuyers across the country will be able to trade in the traditional stack of paperwork for a tablet to expedite their closing digitally. September 25, 2017 - Dan Gilbert Issues Statement It is time to move on to positive resolutions and outcomes that begin with constructive and healthy conversations. September 12, 2017 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Consumers Continue to Be Too Optimistic with Anticipated Home Value Home values rose 0.19% nationally in August, with a 2.64% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. August 8, 2017 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Homeowners and Appraisers Don’t See Eye-to-Eye on Home Values Home values rose 0.33% nationally in July, with a 4.21% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. July 27, 2017 - Quicken Loans Ranked Highest in the Nation for Client Satisfaction Among Mortgage Servicers by J.D. Power for 4th Consecutive Year Company’s 4 servicing awards come in addition to its 7 consecutive J.D. Power trophies as the nation’s top mortgage originator for client satisfaction. July 11, 2017 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Appraised Values Slightly Lower Than Homeowner Expectations Home values rose 1.25% nationally in June, with a 5.35% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. June 14, 2017 - Quicken Loans Moves Arizona Office to Urban Core of Downtown Phoenix Following its strategy to invest in thriving downtowns, the nation’s largest online mortgage lender will move its more than 1,100 Arizona-based team members to the One North Central Building - adding to the growing energy in city. June 13, 2017 - Gap Between Home Appraisals and Owner Estimates Widens for Sixth Consecutive Month Home values rose 0.63% nationally in May, with a 4.92% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. June 12, 2017 - One for the Thumb: Detroit-based Quicken Loans Named Computerworld’s #1 Best Place to Work in IT for Fifth Straight Year Top award marks the company’s eighth #1 ranking and the thirteenth year America’s largest FinTech lender has placed on the prestigious list. May 18, 2017 - Quicken Loans Announces Finalists Competing for a Share of $2.5 million in Capital as Part of Detroit Demo Day and the Creator Awards WeWork Creator Awards joins forces with Quicken Loans Detroit Demo Day, bringing a total of $2.5 million in guaranteed capital to Detroit’s small businesses. May 17, 2017 - Quicken Loans supports artists and entrepreneurs in Detroit neighborhoods with Small Business Murals Project Partnership with 1xRUN will tap seven local artists to paint murals on six small businesses to celebrate local entrepreneurship in Rosedale Park, University District, Springwells Village and Jefferson Chalmers. May 11, 2017 - Quicken Loans Invests $400,000 to Create Detroit’s Newest Public Space On Two Of The Largest Medians Along Woodward Avenue New pathway brings to life long-discussed vision to better connect Campus Martius to the Riverfront. May 9, 2017 - Appraisal Values Lag Homeowner Expectations, Quicken Loans Study Shows Home values rose 1.06% nationally in April, with a 5.08% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. April 24, 2017 - Quicken Loans Hires FIAT Advertising Executive Casey Hurbis to Direct Marketing Strategy and Brand Management for National Online FinTech Leader Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online lender, today announced the hiring of a new Chief Marketing Officer, native Detroiter Casey Hurbis. April 11, 2017 - Homeowner Value Estimates Continue to Outpace Appraisals by a Widening Spread Home values rose 0.63% nationally in March, with a 3.30% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI April 3, 2017 - Quicken Loans Commits $1 Million to Strengthening Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses in Detroit Hundreds of startups will be competing for $1 million as a part of the inaugural Quicken Loans Detroit Demo Day. March 14, 2017 - Quicken Loans’ Measure of Home Value Perception Shows Appraisals Lagging Owner Estimates Home values rise 0.55% nationally, with a 2.95% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI. March 9, 2017 - Detroit-based Quicken Loans Named Top-10 Place to Work in America by FORTUNE Magazine Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, was today named America’s 10th best place to work in FORTUNE Magazine’s annual ranking of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” March 7, 2017 - Fueled by Rocket Mortgage, Detroit-Based Quicken Loans Achieves Record-Breaking Year One year after Quicken Loans’ Rocket Mortgage’s Super Bowl ad ignited a nationwide conversation about the power of the American homebuyer, the largest FinTech lender funded $7 billion of its record $96 billion in total closed loan volume in 2016 through Rocket Mortgage. February 14, 2017 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Home Appraisal Value Lags Owner Estimates by a Wider Spread for Second Consecutive Month Home values rise 3.93% year-over-year nationally, despite slight drop from previous month, according to the Quicken Loans HVI February 10, 2017 - 21-Year Quicken Loans Veteran Jay Farner Promoted to Chief Executive Officer Bill Emerson becomes Vice Chairman of Rock Holdings. Bob Walters transitions to President and COO. January 10, 2017 - Home Value Perception Reverses Course, Gap Between Owner Estimates and Appraisals Widens Home values fell 1.19% in December, but increased 3.85% year-over-year, according to the National HVI. January 6, 2017 - Rock Holdings Signs Agreement to Acquire LowerMyBills and ClassesUSA, Enters Lead Acquisition Space LowerMyBills and ClassesUSA to join growing portfolio of FinTech related businesses. 2016 December 27, 2016 - In-House Realty Agrees to Purchase Technology Platform from OpenHouse Realty In-House Realty and the Quicken Loans Family of Companies make their first international acquisition while expanding their overall footprint in the online real estate and fintech space. December 13, 2016 - Appraiser Opinions Trail Owner Estimates of Home Values By Just One Percent Quicken Loans’ National HPPI shows appraised values closer to meeting homeowners’ estimates in November. November 18, 2016 - Quicken Loans Named Charlotte’s Best Place to Work for Second Straight Year Technology-driven mortgage lender ranks #1 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list. November 14, 2016 - Federal Court Orders Quicken Loans FHA Case Transferred to Eastern District Court in Downtown Detroit QL is confident that the Eastern District Court will find the remainder of the DOJ’s arguments just as puzzling. November 10, 2016 - Quicken Loans Ranks Highest for Client Satisfaction in Mortgage Origination by J.D. Power for 7th Consecutive Year This is the 7th consecutive year the company topped client satisfaction rankings for mortgage origination. November 8, 2016 - Quicken Loans HPPI: Owner Perception of Home Values Improves for Fourth Consecutive Month Home values dipped 0.62% in October but rose 5.97% year-over-year, according to the National HVI. October 11, 2016 - Gap Between Appraisals and Perceived Home Value Narrows in September Home values dipped 0.28% in September but rose 7.78% year-over-year, according to the National HVI. September 13, 2016 - Home Appraisals Continue to Fall Below Owner Perceptions Nationally While Home Value Growth Leaps Forward Home values increased 1.73% in August and rose 8.13% year-over-year, according to the national HVI August 9, 2016 - Quicken Loans Study Finds Owners Overestimate Home Values Nationally, Perceptions Vary Widely Across the Country Home values increased 1.43% in July and rose 6.24% year-over-year, according to the national HVI. July 28, 2016 - Quicken Loans Ranks Highest in J.D. Power Study of Mortgage Servicing Client Satisfaction in Third Consecutive Year of Eligibility Third-straight top servicing ranking adds to company’s six consecutive top placements for mortgage origination. July 12, 2016 - Perception Is Everything: Quicken Loans study finds appraisers view home values nearly 2% lower than owners estimate Home values increased 0.84% in June and rose 4.47% year-over-year, according to the national HVI. June 29, 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. June 14, 2016 - 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. June 13, 2016 - 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. June 1, 2016 - 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 May 16, 2016 - Quicken Loans National’s “Shot for Heroes” lets fans take a swing at $10,000 for veterans and themselves Four Montgomery County golf courses to host a month-long charity campaign leading up to the Quicken Loans National. May 10, 2016 - Owner Perception of Home Values Improve, Appraisals Still 2% Lower than Expected Nationally Quicken Loans HPPI: appraised values were 1.95% lower than homeowners estimated in March. April 12, 2016 - Owner Optimism Outpaces Home Appraisals In Latest Quicken Loans Study Home values increased 0.29% in March and rose 4.77% year-over-year, according to the national HVI. March 24, 2016 - QLINE Announced As Official Name Of Detroit’s Modern Streetcar QLINE is a 6.6 mile loop on Woodward Avenue that runs from Congress Street downtown to West Grand Boulevard. March 8, 2016 - Homeowners in Denial: Difference between Owner Expectation and Appraised Value Reverses Course, Widens Nationally, appraised values were nearly 2% lower than homeowner expectations. March 3, 2016 - Quicken Loans Again Named #5 Best Place to Work in America by FORTUNE Magazine Nation’s leading FinTech mortgage lender’s ranking marks 13th year in a row on landmark list and third time in the top 5 February 9, 2016 - Quicken Loans HPPI: Homeowner expectation of value nearing appraiser valuation Gap between appraisal and owner estimates narrow for the fifth consecutive month. February 2, 2016 - RocketLoans Blasts Off Promising Unmatched Speed and Convenience for Personal Loans Detroit’s newest financial technology company offers a completely online and powerful way to provide consumers the personal loans they need, when they need it. February 1, 2016 - Quicken Loans Hole-In-One Sweepstakes Returns to Offer Yearlong Mortgage Payment for Each Hole-In-One Made on PGA TOUR Sweepstakes also awards one lucky fan $1 million for a hole-in-one at 2016 Quicken Loans National. January 27, 2016 - Quicken Loans Rockets into American Homes with Company’s First Super Bowl Commercial “What we were thinking” spot introduces first completely online mortgage experience to the country during first half of the game. January 21, 2016 - Big Man on Campus: Quicken Loans Partners with 26 Iconic University Athletic Programs to Enhance the Fan Experience National mortgage lender sponsors season ticket sweepstakes at powerhouse colleges across the country. January 13, 2016 - Home Appraisals Fall Short of Owner Expectations last 11 months of 2015; Spread tightens in December Home values nationwide increased 3.8% from January to December 2015. 2015 December 31, 2015 - Quicken Loans Statement on Judge Goldsmith’s Ruling in Quicken Loans v. USA Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest and highest quality Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage lender, issued the following statement in response to the ruling of Judge Mark A. Goldsmith in the case of Quicken Loans v. USA et al. December 8, 2015 - Appraised Values Remain Slightly Lower Than Homeowner Expectations, According to Quicken Loans Study Home values rose 1.08% in November, 4.54% from a year prior, according to national HVI. December 4, 2015 - Quicken Loans Named #1 Place to Work in Phoenix for Second Time Tech-driven mortgage lender creates culture of empowerment and creativity. December 1, 2015 - Mortgage Lending Leader Quicken Loans to Join Hendrick Motorsports, Kasey Kahne in 2016 Nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender becomes three-race primary sponsor of No. 5 team. November 24, 2015 - Quicken Loans Launches Revolutionary End-to-End Online Product “Rocket Mortgage” Transforming How Consumers Experience the Home Loan Process Nation’s leading FinTech mortgage lender empowers homebuyers and homeowners to control and customize entire mortgage process, from application to closing, all online at unprecedented speed. November 20, 2015 - Quicken Loans Named Charlotte’s Best Place to Work National mortgage lender ranks #1 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list, also receives Community Impact Award. November 16, 2015 - J.D. Power Survey Ranks Quicken Loans #1 in the Nation for Client Satisfaction in Mortgage Origination for 6th Consecutive Year Detroit-based lender sweeps client satisfaction awards in both mortgage origination and servicing in 2015. November 10, 2015 - Quicken Loans: Perception Gap Between Homeowner and Appraiser Valuation Narrows Slightly Home values rose at an increased pace in October according to Quicken Loans’ national Home Value Index (HVI). November 9, 2015 - ESSENCE Magazine Names Quicken Loans #1 Place to Work in the Country for African Americans Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, today ranked #1 on ESSENCE magazine’s inaugural "10 Best Workplaces for African Americans" list. Additionally, FORTUNE magazine today placed Quicken Loans 13th on its “50 Best Companies to Work for Diversity” list. October 19, 2015 - Freddie Mac and Quicken Loans Enter Partnership to Make Home Financing Accessible for New Buyers Freddie Mac and Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest mortgage lender, today announced a partnership to pilot several new initiatives aimed at helping provide more Americans the opportunity to achieve homeownership, while also building a smarter American mortgage finance system. October 13, 2015 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Homeowners Overvalued their Homes for the Eighth-Straight Month in September The gap between the two values narrowed in September compared to the previous month, although the findings marked the eighth consecutive month homeowner estimates outpaced appraiser opinions. September 8, 2015 - Homeowners Overvalued Their Properties In August – 7th Consecutive Month That Gap between Homeowners’ Perception of Value Widens From Appraisers’ Opinion Homeowner estimates 2.65% higher than appraiser opinions, nationally, largest gap in over a year. August 26, 2015 - Rehabbed and Ready: Public-Private Partnership to Renovate and Auction Homes in Detroit Neighborhoods, Bring Much-Needed Pricing Stability to Area Quicken Loans provides $5 million grant/funding to program bringing stability Detroit neighborhood housing values. August 11, 2015 - Quicken Loans Report: Gap Between Appraiser and Homeowner Perceptions Doubled in July Home values remained largely unchanged since June, healthy growth since July 2014. August 6, 2015 - Quicken Loans and Carter’s Kids Partner on New Playground Development in Detroit’s Osborn Neighborhood Pulaski Elementary-Middle School receives two new playscape structures from Quicken Loans. July 30, 2015 - J.D. Power Survey Ranks Quicken Loans Highest in the Nation for Mortgage Servicing Client Satisfaction for Second Consecutive Year The J.D. Power back-to-back #1 servicing rankings add to Quicken Loans’ #1 client satisfaction rankings in primary mortgage origination for the past five consecutive years. July 23, 2015 - HGTV and Quicken Loans collaborate to restore historic Ransom Gillis mansion alongside Brush Park Development Company The historic Ransom Gillis home in Detroit’s Brush Park neighborhood is about to be resurrected, thanks to HGTV, Rehab Addict Nicole Curtis and Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest mortgage lender. The renovation process will be aired as an eight-part series premiering this November on HGTV. July 14, 2015 - Chasm Developing Between Homeowner, Appraiser Home Value Opinions in June Home values post slight increase for third straight month. July 2, 2015 - Quicken Loans Detroit Lending Fact Sheet Quicken Loans is proud of its lending to Detroit residents and its role in helping our neighbors achieve homeownership or improve their financial position. June 30, 2015 - Quicken Loans Technology Center Holds Grand Opening in Corktown The Quicken Loans Technology Center, a state-of-the-art 66,000 square-foot data center and office complex, held its grand opening today, offering tours of the space to government officials, business leaders, and media. The Technology Center is located at 1401 Rosa Parks Boulevard in Detroit’s up-and-coming Corktown neighborhood. June 22, 2015 - Computerworld Names Quicken Loans #1 Best Place to Work in Technology for 3rd Consecutive Year Online home lender ranks No. 1 among large organizations on Computerworld’s 2015 ’100 Best Places to Work in IT’ list. June 9, 2015 - Homeowner, Appraiser Home Value Opinion Gap Continues to Widen Home values post minor monthly, hearty annual, increases. May 15, 2015 - Quicken Loans’ Response to DOJ’s Venue Filing The lawsuit filed by Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest and highest quality (lowest default rate) FHA lender, in Detroit Federal Court is the logical and correct forum for the company’s case, and remains so even when taking into account the false accusations of the DOJ in its later counter suit. May 14, 2015 - Quicken Loans “Drive Home a Winner” Sweepstakes Offers Brand New Chevy Colorado and Mortgage Payments Quicken Loans “Drive Home a Winner” sweepstakes offers brand new Chevy Colorado and one year of mortgage payments. May 12, 2015 - Quicken Loans Study Shows a Greater Divide Forming Between Appraiser and Homeowner Perceptions in April Home values in April increase after decrease in March. April 23, 2015 - Quicken Loans Statement Related To The Ongoing Litigation With The DOJ and HUD By its own objective public reporting, FHA ranks Quicken Loans the highest quality (lowest default rate) lender of any large FHA originator in the United States. April 17, 2015 - Quicken Loans, the Nation’s Largest FHA Lender, Sues United States Department of Justice and Department of Housing and Urban Development The Nation’s Highest Ranked Lender in FHA Loan Quality Seeks Relief from Federal Court After Exhaustive Three Year DOJ Review April 14, 2015 - Homeowners Continue to Overvalue Their Homes in March According to Quicken Loans Study March overall home values tick down from the previous month. April 8, 2015 - Quicken Loans Tees off Partnership with Golf Sensation Rickie Fowler Partnership with elite golfer the first in golf for Quicken Loans April 2, 2015 - Lady Antebellum and Quicken Loans Give Fans Opportunity of Lifetime with ‘7FOR7 Sweepstakes’ Seven grand prize winners to receive a year’s worth of mortgage payments, VIP Wheels Up 2015 Tour tickets and paid travel expenses. March 10, 2015 - Appraiser Home Value Opinions Fall Below Homeowner Estimates for First Time in 18 Months Home values continued to climb in February. March 5, 2015 - Perfect Dozen: Quicken Loans Appears on FORTUNE Magazine’s ‘Best Companies to Work For’ in America List for 12th Consecutive Year Technology-driven national home loan lender ranks 12th in its 12th year in a row on landmark list. February 10, 2015 - Quicken Loans Study Shows Appraiser and Homeowner Opinions in January Nearly Equal Home values in January rebounded from a decrease in December. January 13, 2015 - The Second Half of 2014 Saw the Opinions of Home Values between Homeowners and Home Appraisers Narrow Home values moved lower in December, the first loss in 10 months. 2014 December 9, 2014 - Quicken Loans HPPI Shows Gap Narrowing Between Appraiser and Homeowner Opinions of Home Values National Home Price Perception Index reports a 1.56 percent gap between appraiser and homeowner opinions, Home Value Index reports 0.27 percent value increase. November 13, 2014 - Quicken Loans Earns Top Spot for Unprecedented 5th Consecutive Year in J.D. Power Study for Customer Satisfaction Among U.S. Mortgage Originators Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, today announced that for the fifth consecutive year it ranks highest in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power among all major home loan lenders for primary mortgage origination. November 11, 2014 - Quicken Loans Home Value Index (HVI) Shows Values Up More Than 2% in October – 90% of Metro Areas Up Over Past Year Home values continued to climb nationally, increasing 2.03 percent from September to October 2014 and climbing 3.35 percent since October 2013, according to the Home Value Index (HVI). October 23, 2014 - Perception vs. Reality: Quicken Loans Announces Two Revolutionary Monthly Indexes Quicken Loans ‘Home Value Index’ and ‘Home Price Perception Index’ use data from the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender to demonstrate home value and consumer perception trends in an innovative and unique view of the housing market. October 2, 2014 - ‘Quicken Loans Outdoor Gear Giveaway’ Offers $40,000 in Outdoor and NASCAR-themed Grand Prize Quicken Loans and Realtree contest features Bad Boy Buggies, Talladega Superspeedway trip, among other prizes September 26, 2014 - Quicken Loans Extends Relationship with Richard Childress Racing and NASCAR Driver Ryan Newman Nation’s largest online mortgage lender entering fourth year with perennial Chase driver. September 23, 2014 - Quicken Loans Launches “Miles for Military” in Partnership with Operation Homefront to Reunite Military Heroes with their Loved Ones Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest VA lender, celebrates 2 million closed loans by providing more than 400 round-trip plane tickets, totaling at least 2 million miles of domestic or international travel to active-duty service members or their families. August 26, 2014 - Quicken Loans Partners with the Obama Administration to Ensure Military Members Receive Mortgage Protections The nation’s second largest retail lender immediately begins notifying service members of the flexible financial protections that their active duty triggers under federal law. August 11, 2014 - Quicken Loans’ “Paint Your Way to Dover” Contest Puts Fans in the Driver’s Seat by Selecting Ryan Newman’s Paint Scheme Car design to appear on-track in Dover; Charities to benefit from voting. July 31, 2014 - J.D. Power Study Awards Quicken Loans Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Mortgage Servicers in the United States Nation’s 2nd largest retail lender adds top servicer ranking to its four consecutive years as J.D. Powers’ top home loan originator in customer satisfaction June 23, 2014 - Detroit-based Quicken Loans Brings Home #1 Spot on Computerworld’s ‘100 Best Places to Work in IT’ List for 2nd Consecutive Year For the second consecutive year, the nation’s best place to work in technology is not in Silicon Valley, New York or Austin, but in the growing tech hub of Detroit. May 20, 2014 - Construction Underway On New, Detroit-based Quicken Loans Technology Center State-of-the-art 66,000 square foot facility at 1401 Rosa Parks Boulevard to house server, training and meeting space May 19, 2014 - Quicken Loans’ Hole-In-One Sweepstakes Offers $1 Million for Ace at National Golf Tournament Nation’s second-largest mortgage lender also to give year’s worth of mortgage payments to one lucky winner for every hole-in-one made in official PGA TOUR play following the Quicken Loans National. April 14, 2014 - Quicken Loans Donates $1 Million to Detroit and Cleveland Charities as Part of Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest mortgage lender, today announced the first phase of education and youth-focused charities receiving contributions thanks to the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports. Charities for the second phase of donations have been determined and will be notified in the coming weeks. March 24, 2014 - Quicken Loans Becomes Title Sponsor of PGA TOUR’s National The PGA TOUR and tournament host organization Tiger Woods Foundation today announced Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, has signed a multi-year agreement to become title sponsor of the Quicken Loans National beginning this year. March 22, 2014 - Upsets Bust All Remaining Billion Dollar Brackets, But $2 Million Remains Up For Grabs All perfect brackets busted in Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge, but $2 million still up for grabs for top 20 brackets! March 21, 2014 - 16 Perfect Brackets Remain in the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports 16 Perfect Brackets Still Remain in the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge March 3, 2014 - Quicken Loans Partners With Yahoo Sports To Launch Its ‘Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge’ Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation's third largest mortgage lender, today announced it has teamed with Yahoo Sports as the technology provider for the now named 'Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports' contest. March 1, 2014 - Hoorah! “Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500” to Celebrate Military Service During Veterans Day Weekend Sprint Cup Race Quicken Loans, the nation’s third largest retail mortgage lender, today announced “Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500,” as the official name for the company’s title sponsorship of Phoenix International Raceway’s (PIR) Veterans Day weekend NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, November 9, 2014. January 21, 2014 - Quicken Loans’ Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge Offers $1 Billion Grand Prize for Perfect College Basketball Bracket Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s fourth largest mortgage lender, has joined forces with Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway to offer a chance at a $1 billion prize for completing the perfect bracket in this March’s men’s college basketball championship tournament. January 16, 2014 - FORTUNE Magazine Names Quicken Loans a Top 5 Best Place to Work in America Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online mortgage lender, today was named a top-five place to work nationwide in FORTUNE Magazine’s annual ranking of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” This marks the 11th consecutive year Detroit-based Quicken Loans has ranked in the top-30 of FORTUNE’s benchmark workplace culture study. 2013 November 22, 2013 - Quicken Loans and the Detroit Lions to Salute 150 Military Members and Veterans for Their Service at Sunday’s Game Active military members and veterans will sit in the Quicken Loans Dream Seats and wave a field-sized American flag before the game November 18, 2013 - Quicken Loans Named #1 Workplace in Michigan by Detroit Free Press for Fourth Consecutive Year Sister Company Quizzle.com Joins Quicken Loans’ #1 Ranking in Newspaper's 'Top Workplace in Michigan' Annual List November 14, 2013 - One ‘Four’ the Record Books: Quicken Loans Receives Fourth Consecutive Mortgage Origination Award from J.D. Power Detroit-based mortgage lender’s culture of empowerment leads to repeated satisfaction awards. November 10, 2013 - Quicken Loans to Sponsor Phoenix International Raceway’s Fall 2014 Sprint Cup Series Race Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online mortgage lender, today partnered with Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) to announce it will sponsor the Veterans Day weekend NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on November 9, 2014. An official name and race logo will be announced at a later date. November 7, 2013 - Quicken Loans to Become Presenting Sponsor of George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014 Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online mortgage lender, today announced it will be the presenting sponsor for the final leg of George Strait’s 'The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014', joining a highly successful tour, where 16 tour stops are completely sold out. September 25, 2013 - Quicken Loans to Join Ryan Newman at Richard Childress Racing in 2014 Nation’s largest online mortgage lender follows driver and will sponsor 12 races next season Click for full resolution DETROIT, September 25, 2013 – Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online home lender and country’s third largest mortgage originator, today announced&hellip September 6, 2013 - Quicken Loans and the Detroit Lions Forge Dream Relationship through Multi-Year Partnership The new look 2013 Detroit Lions won’t be the only thing attracting attention inside Ford Field this Sunday when they play the Minnesota Vikings – fans will surely notice an entire new section of seating – the “Quicken Loans Dream Seats” – located above Section 100/141. The new premium seating section and several other branding elements are all part of a multi-year partnership between Quicken Loans and the Detroit Lions. September 4, 2013 - Neighborhood Service Organization Partners with Quicken Loans to Reduce Homelessness in Detroit Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO) today announced a partnership with Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online home lender, as part of its efforts to fight homelessness in Detroit. August 14, 2013 - Quicken Loans to Showcase National Parent Teacher Association at Pure Michigan 400 Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online mortgage lender, today announced that the No. 39 Quicken Loans Chevrolet SS driven by Ryan Newman will feature a special paint scheme supporting the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) at the Pure Michigan 400, held at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday, August 18. July 24, 2013 - Zagster and Rock Ventures Bring Pedal Power to Downtown Detroit Zagster, one of the nation's first bike sharing companies, announced it has partnered with Rock Ventures/Quicken Loans to launch Detroit's first bike sharing program. June 17, 2013 - Quicken Loans Ranks #1 on Computerworld’s 2013 ‘100 Best Places to Work in IT’ List for Fourth Time The title of ‘Best Place to Work in IT’ has returned to Detroit as Quicken Loans today announced it has earned the #1 ranking on Computerworld magazine’s 2013 ‘Best Places to Work In IT’ list. June 17, 2013 - Quicken Loans’ Cleveland Web Center Ranks #1 on Plain Dealer’s ‘Top Workplace’ List for Second Straight Year Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online home lender and country’s third largest mortgage lender, today announced it ranked #1 on the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s ‘Top Workplace’ list for the second year in a row. May 10, 2013 - AJ Allmendinger to Drive Quicken Loans IndyCar for Team Penske in the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Dual in Detroit Presented by Quicken Loans Team Penske today announced AJ Allmendinger will continue to enhance his IZOD IndyCar Series experience as he competes for the team at the upcoming Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans, May 31-June 2. March 28, 2013 - Redesigning Detroit: A New Vision for an Iconic Site Rock Ventures LLC today announced more details for Opportunity Detroit’s international design competition soliciting ideas for a signature project proposed for the historic Hudson’s Department Store site. Opportunity Detroit is hosting a free, open call for architects, designers, planners, artists, and community members to present ideas for innovative, creative, and inspired designs for the future use of one of the city’s most beloved locations. March 28, 2013 - Bedrock Real Estate Services Close to Bringing Papa Joe’s Market Downtown Bedrock Real Estate Services today announced it is finalizing plans to bring the popular grocer Papa Joe’s Gourmet Market and Catering to the Rock Ventures-owned First National Building, steps from Campus Martius Park in downtown Detroit. March 28, 2013 - Detroit Leaders Launch Opportunity Detroit’s Placemaking and Retail Vision for City’s Urban Core Rock Ventures, joined by the Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) and Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, today shared a visionary placemaking and retail plan for Detroit’s urban core with more than 400 business, community and civic leaders and key stakeholders. March 28, 2013 - Bedrock Real Estate Services Secures Master Leases for Key Storefronts Along Woodward Avenue Rock Ventures LLC today announced it has signed master lease agreements with the Schostak Brothers and Farbman Group to manage more than 60,000 square feet of first floor retail space along the Woodward Corridor in downtown Detroit. The properties include 12 storefronts along the 1200 and 1400 blocks of Woodward Avenue. March 21, 2013 - Quicken Loans Announces Agreement to Acquire $34 Billion in Mortgage Servicing Rights from Ally Bank Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc. today announced the purchase of approximately $34 billion in mortgage servicing rights from Ally Bank. The servicing pool is comprised of non-delinquent Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae-backed mortgages that currently have higher-than-market interest rates which could substantially benefit from refinancing. March 19, 2013 - Rock Ventures Adds to Growing Detroit Real Estate Portfolio with the Acquisition of 1001 Woodward in City’s Growing Technology Corridor Rock Ventures today grew its real estate footprint in the heart of Detroit’s emerging technology district with the acquisition of the 1001 Woodward office tower. March 12, 2013 - Mortgage Lending Leader Quicken Loans Joins Team Penske as Indycar Sponsor in 2013 Team Penske today announced that Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online mortgage lender and third-largest mortgage lender in the country, will join the team’s IZOD IndyCar Series racing efforts as a sponsor beginning in 2013. February 22, 2013 - New Quicken Loans Sweepstakes Pays Five Lucky Fans’ Mortgage Payment Each Time NASCAR Superstar Ryan Newman ‘Brings It Home’ Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s third largest mortgage lender, today announced the launch of the company’s “Bring It Home” sweepstakes, which will pay five peoples’ mortgages for a month each time Ryan Newman, driver of the No. 39 Quicken Loans Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, finishes among the top-five in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. January 31, 2013 - Quicken Loans Once Again Sponsors Michigan International Speedway’s Spring NASCAR Race – Event to Retain Quicken Loans 400 Name Quicken Loans Inc, the nation’s third largest mortgage lender, today announced it has again partnered with Michigan International Speedway (MIS) in Brooklyn, Michigan, to sponsor the Quicken Loans 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, June 16. January 31, 2013 - Quicken Loans Named #1 in Workplace Dynamics’ National Top Workplace List Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s argest online home lender and third largest retail mortgage lender has been ranked America’s Top Workplace in a list released today by Workplace Dynamics. January 30, 2013 - New York-Based Roasting Plant® Coffee Opens for Business in Downtown Detroit’s First National Building New York City’s Roasting Plant, a coffeehouse known for its innovative in-store roasting technology and wide selection of coffees brewed by the cup, announced it will open the doors of its first downtown Detroit store on Thursday, January 31. January 16, 2013 - Quicken Loans Celebrates 10th Consecutive Year on FORTUNE Magazine’s List of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online home lender and third largest retail mortgage lender, today announced it has been named to the top-30 of FORTUNE Magazine’s annual “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the 10th consecutive year. January 9, 2013 - Quicken Loans Sets 27-Year, All-Time Company Record Closing More Than $70 Billion of Retail Home Loan Volume in 2012 Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc. today announced it closed more than $70 billion in home loan volume in 2012, a 133 percent increase over the $30 billion previous record set in 2011. In addition, Quicken Loans became the third largest retail lender in America, as well as solidifying its position as the largest online lender in the country. 2012 December 18, 2012 - Rock Ventures Wraps Up 2012 with Purchase of Five Downtown Properties Rock Ventures today announced the purchase of five additional properties, wrapping up a year in which it acquired eight buildings totaling 630,000 square feet of commercial space. December 3, 2012 - Rock Ventures Continues Investment in Downtown Detroit with Purchase of One Woodward Building Rock Ventures, the umbrella entity providing operational coordination of Dan Gilbert’s portfolio of companies and investments, today announced it has added another 333,000 square feet of class-A downtown Detroit office space to its growing real estate portfolio.