DIY may seem like the most obvious choice for a moderately skilled weekend warrior, but we disagree. Some projects should only be tackled by a pro. Think twice before tackling any of these five home improvement projects yourself.The post Don’t DIY – These Five Remodeling Projects Need a Pro’s Touch appeared first on the ZING Blog by Quicken Loans.
Where do U.S. homeowners insurance premiums stand after the first quarter of 2014? That depends on your perspective. If you take the short-term view, the average cost of a year's worth of coverage increased to $810 in the first quarter – up a whopping .6% from the from the previous quarter. But if you prefer a longer view, the average fell 6.5% from the […]
An appraisal report can be tricky to read thanks to a lot of financial and inspection jargon. Here’s a breakdown of 26 appraisal terms that will come in handy when you’re buying a home and trying to make sense of your appraisal report.The post Appraisal Terms You Should Know appeared first on the ZING Blog by Quicken Loans.
I have always had a love for the city; from the sound of roaring traffic and the crowds of people to the sense of community that comes with living in an urban environment. The cost of living downtown can be expensive, but there are some creative ways to help keep the cost of living and playing within your budget.The post Ways to Save in a Downtown Setting ap […]
Today, Quicken Loans announced the first phase of education and youth-focused charities receiving contributions as part of the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge. Check out the full list here! The post Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports Gives Back appeared first on the ZING Blog by Quicken Loans.