“Social media sites like Facebook, give us the opportunity to share valuable information about the mortgage industry and answer questions in real time,” said Kelly LaVaute, Social Media Manager at Quicken Loans.
Detroit, MI (Vocus/PRWEB) March 24, 2011
Quicken Loans Inc., a 50-state lender of refinance and purchase mortgages, is giving one winner a new Apple iPad 2, plus one for a friend, as a thank you for “liking” Quicken Loans on Facebook. To be entered in the giveaway, consumers must only visit the Quicken Loans Facebook page and click “like” to be automatically enrolled.
A longtime Facebook member, Quicken Loans uses the site to connect with clients and answer questions on the lending process.
“Social media sites like Facebook, give us the opportunity to share valuable information about the mortgage industry and answer questions in real time,” said Kelly LaVaute, Social Media Manager at Quicken Loans. “With thousands of people taking the time to say they like us, we thought it would be great to give something fun in return.”
Partnering with Big Prize Giveaways, the contest has attracted online interest, with more than 30,000 likes in a few days. No purchase is necessary and all information provided will only be used to administer prizes. The contest ends April 11, 2011 and the winner will be announced on the Quicken Loans Facebook page.
About Quicken Loans Inc:
Quicken Loans Inc. is the nation’s largest online retail mortgage lender and among the five largest overall retail home lenders in the United States. The company closed a record $29 billion in retail home loan volume across all 50 states in 2010, and recently closed its 1 millionth loan. Quicken Loans employs approximately 3,700 team members and generates loan production from five web centers located in Michigan, Ohio and Arizona. The company also operates a centralized loan processing facility in Michigan as well as its San Diego-based One Reverse Mortgage unit. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in customer satisfaction among all home mortgage lenders in the United States by J.D. Power and Associates for 2010. “QuickenLoans.com” has been named “Best of the Web” by Forbes and Money magazines. The company also has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s list of the country’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” eight consecutive years, ranking as high as #2, and named in the Top-15 of Computerworld magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work In Technology” for six years in a row. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in the Detroit Free Press’ ‘Top Workplaces of 2010’ List. The company recently moved its headquarters and 1,700 of its 3,700 full-time team members to downtown Detroit. For more information about Quicken Loans, please visit http://www.quickenloans.com.
About Rock Holdings Inc:
Rock Holdings Inc. is the parent company for several financial services related businesses and employs over 4,000 team members. These client-focused and technologically-driven companies include Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online home lender and One Reverse Mortgage unit, the fastest growing reverse mortgage lender in America; Title Source, a nationwide leader of title insurance and settlement services; Quicken Loans Mortgage Services (QLMS), a mortgage origination platform servicing community banks and credit unions across the country; In-House Realty, the preferred real estate partner of Quicken Loans that matches clients with trusted real estate agents in all 50 states; and, Quizzle.com, the online innovator and website where consumers manage their home, money and credit. Rock Holdings, Inc. also recently moved its headquarters to downtown Detroit.
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