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Find Platinum Home Mortgage's winners for the 2017 PHMC's Money Machine. 3 winners will be selected every 2 months. Cash prizes of $2,000, $1,000, and $500. Enter at www.phmc.com/win

PHMC’s Money Machine WINNERS!

Have you heard?! 👂 Platinum Home Mortgage is giving away $2,000, $1,000, or $500 to 3 lucky winners every 2 months! Spread the word and enter to win at www.phmc.com/win. You do not have to be a Platinum customer, and no purchase...

Your Complete Guide to Every Moving Situation | blog.phmc.com

Your Complete Guide for Every Moving Scenario

There are two types of movers: prepared and well… not so prepared. Regardless, moving is a royal pain. It’s costly and stressful! What do I need to take? What do I need to throw away? Which moving companies are trustworthy? Use the...

16 toys for adults that are a must-have for your vacation home. Find them here at blog.phmc.com

16 Vacation Toys for Adults

Adults working full time in the United States report working an average of 47 hours per week (almost 6 days a week)! How do we keep our sanity? VACATION & TOYS are always a great place to start.  Sorry kids, these 16 toys are for adults...

The Economics of 420

Since the state of California started the movement of legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes, many states have also followed suit. So many, in fact, that 1 out of 5 Americans live in a state where it is legal to purchase and smoke weed...

Enjoy a drink with friends in the comfort of your own backyard! With Pub SHeds, you can customize your own personal mini bar and have it delivered and installed through Pub Shed Inc. Available in all different sizes. Find this image on blog.phmc.com

Pub Sheds: Bring Happy Hour to YOUR Backyard

Mike Sheehan, owner of Pub Shed, Inc., based out of Grand Rapids, MI, brings the idea of having a mini pub right in your backyard: “I was on vacation in Ireland, the concept of a pub in your backyard was a big trend. I really enjoyed them...

The first residental home was printed by a 3-D printer in Russia. There are still many positives and negatives to 3-D printed homes. Find this image on blog.phmc.com

Only $10K and 24 Hours

The usual single family home takes approximately 7 months to build from start to finish. In 2017, the first on-site residential house was built in just a single day. How is that even possible? Will this have a positive or negative impact on...

What Buyers Want | blog.phmc.com

What Buyers Want

Wouldn’t life be so much easier if we knew exactly what people wanted at any given time? Unfortunately, we can’t all be Mel Gibson and suffer from a freak accident allowing you to get into the minds of the people you meet everyday...

How to Enter PHMC's Money Machine | phmc.com/win

How to Enter: PHMC’s Money Machine

What would you do with a bunch of free extra cash laying around?️ $2,000.00⁉️️ $1,000.00⁉️️ $500.00⁉️️ The possibilities are almost endless! Scroll down to find out how you can win! 👇👇👇 Who can enter? ANYONE...

Congratulations Jayla M. | blog.phmc.com

We have our next $5,000 WINNER!

THIS IS IT! Platinum has our last winner for the PHMC Wants to Send you to College: $20,000 sweepstakes! And the free college money goes to…. Jayla M., a 16 year old high school student! Jayla’s Google search for college...

8 Real Estate Trends for 2017 | blog.phmc.com

8 Real Estate Trends for 2017

2016 will be written in the history books as _______ (We’ll let you fill in the blank). The Presidential Election, Chicago Cubs winning the World Series, 2016 Olympics, Brexit, Angelina and Brad divorcing… shall we go on? 2016, you will...

Divorce: Who Gets the House? | blog.phmc.com

Divorce: Who Gets Custody?

DIVORCE: the anger, confusion, sadness, pain, and loss associated is nothing short of paralyzing. Divorcing couples aren’t just burdened with the traumatic up-root of a marriage, but everything else these couples built together is included...

Black Friday of Real Estate | blog.phmc.com

Black Friday of Real Estate

Its  about that time of the year, bargain shoppers! Get your holiday wish lists ready for one of the best days for deal busters: BLACK FRIDAY! What some aspiring home buyers don’t know, is that there’s a “Black Friday of...

$400.00 ABove Water | blog.phmc.com

$400.00 Above Water

Life happens. When it does, it’s costly and often more than we can afford. In fact, a 2014 report by the Federal Reserve, revealed 47% of Americans would not have the funds on hand to pay for an unexpected, $400 financial hardship. For...

A Special Thank you to the Flores Family | blog.phmc.com

A Special Thank you to the Flores Family

In honor of Veteran’s Day, Platinum Home Mortgage wanted to recognize and thank an employee’s family who served our country. Please help us thank, our very own, Estela Flores‘s son and daughter for fighting for our...

PHMC is Now in the OC!

WHAT’S SO SPECIAL ABOUT SANTA ANA, CA & THE OC?   • “This city has heart“: Orange County  is known for amazing volunteers, and “Santa Ana is no exception.”  • Great school districts: won multiple...

3 Major myths about Housing Down Payments | blog.phmc.com

3 Major Myths about Housing Down Payments

Are you reluctantly holding onto your current living situation due to lack of funds for a down payment?  What if a lot of your perceptions on how much money you need to purchase a home were a myth. To buy or not to buy will no longer be a...

PHMC Wants to Send you to College: $20K Sweepstakes Quarter 3 Winner | blog.phmc.com

Ohio’s Finest Bachelor!

This is possibly one of our favorite stories on how a winner entered our contest: Tyler entered because his friend told him to! We are curious to hear how the friend is doing with Tyler’s great news. CONGRATULATIONS, TYLER! Here at...

What's Lurking in your Home? | blog.phmc.com

What’s Lurking Inside your Home?

Did you know that indoor air is typically 2-5 times more polluted  than outdoor air? The average home contains 500-1,000 chemicals, many of which you are unable to see, smell or taste. Majority of these toxins, YOU bring into your home...

The Home App that Does it All | blog.phmc.com

The Home App that Does it All

Remember the time you left your house and couldn’t remember if you closed the garage? Oh, you mean… that happens every morning? Well, there’s an app for that! Now you can handle life’s curve balls with the new iOS 10...

Niche's 2016 Best Suburbs to Buy a Home | blog.phmc.com

Niche’s 2016 Best Suburbs to Buy a Home

MILLENNIALS: Is it true?!  Say it for yourself by taking the poll below: Did you say yes to the burbs? These 11 suburbs have everything you want and need, from affordability to the perfect place to raise a family. Scroll and click each image...

PHMC West Covina Location | blog.phmc.com

California Dreaming Keeps Platinum Growing

West Covina is approximately 20 miles outside of the booming city of Los Angeles and major attractions, like Disneyland. Residents feel like they get the best of both worlds: “West Covina is a city with a small town feel.” There is...

Shop Here to Transform your Empty Nest | blog.phmc.com

Shop Here to Transform your Empty Nest!

Are you suffering from empty nest syndrome? We’ve got just the cure—shop below and move on!  Instead of sulking in the “once-your-baby’s” bedroom, take advantage of your freedom and transform your extra space how YOU...

I Can't Get Approved for a Mortgage | blog.phmc.com

I Can’t Get Approved for a Mortgage

For those of you that were told NO can finally hear YES! Scroll over each image to find the scenario that best fits your situation below: GREAT NEWS! You no longer have to take NO for an answer. Platinum Home Mortgage has found REAL...

PHMC Wants to Send you to College: Quarter 2 Winner | blog.phmc.com

And the $5,000 Goes to…

“My mom found you guys online and suggested I enter for a chance to win. I did, but I didn’t think I would be the winner!” Now, Hannah is using her $5,000 winnings towards her college tuition needed to be a high school math...

Buried Alive in my Own Home | blog.phmc.com

Buried Alive in my Own Home

“I’m burying myself alive in my own home. My spouse is threatening to leave me. My children will not invite friends over. My family is embarrassed of me… Do they even know that I need all of these things? Clothes, books, future...

QUIZ: What Kind of Home Buyer are you? | blog.phmc.com

QUIZ: What Kind of Home Buyer are you?

Believe it or not, your shopping habits will foreshadow what kind of home buyer you will be. After all, your home is your biggest purchase. Spending money is inevitable, but there are many different personas out there for shoppers: the “I...

9 Ways to Show Dad is Betther than Mom | blog.phmc.com

9 Ways to Show Dad He’s Better than Mom

Remember all the times mom said no, but dad said yes? These are for all the procrastinators out there that still want to show dad they care. All of these low-cost gifts can be completed by Sunday! Which gift fits your dad best? Click each image...

IHDA: Your Genie in a Bottle | blog.phmc.com

IHDA: Your Genie in a Bottle

A homeowner’s net worth is expected to be 45X GREATER than a renter. Great news for Illinois residents! Just when you thought you’d never get out of your parents’ house, upgrade to a larger space for the kids, move closer to work...

Cool-Aid for Grown-Ups | blog.phmc.com

Cool-Aid for Grown Ups

Don’t be THAT guy this summer! Did you know heating and cooling your home uses more energy and costs more than any other system in your home? Energy.gov revealed the shocking truth about heating and cooling costs: On average, heating and...

From the Garden to the Table | blog.phmc.com

From the Garden to the Table

There’s more growing in your home than you think. Equity? Maybe even a family? How about fresh organic veggies? A wide array of information tells us that locally grown, organic produce is a healthier choice to feed ourselves and our family...

You're Tustin Time

You’re Tustin Time!

Nestled in the heart of Orange County California, lies the quiet city of Tustin. Also known as the City of Trees, this quaint city is labeled as exceptionally livable. It’s equipped with sunny weather, an array of amenities, stable...

9 Money Tips for Kids | blog.phmc.com

9 Money Tips for Kids

There are currently a few debates in this country that involve the cost of college, student loans, the high balances of debt students are graduating with, and a repayment problem.  There are even bigger debates on potential solutions to these...

PHMC Wants to send you to College Winner: Hunter D

The Hunt is Over!

“This all happened so fast!” says Hunter, the quarter 1 winner of the $20,000 sweepstakes: PHMC wants to Send you to College. As he and his mother, Eve, contemplated options to help pay for college, they stumbled upon...

8 Grossest Places People Forget to Clean

8 Grossest Places People Forget to Clean

Do you know what the nastiest, germ infested places of your home are? If you dare, click through the images below to reveal some of the most disgusting places in homes we don’t even think about cleaning. WARNING: Images contain the ugly...

7 Reasons you should not stop renting | blog.phmc.com

7 Reasons You Should NOT Stop Renting!

It’s that time of year again, your lease is almost up and you need to decide to either stay or go. But wait, this brings up a whole other question. Are you going to continue renting or make the decision to buy a home? Here is how to know if...

Happy National Pi Day 3.14.16

Apple Pie, Cherry Pie, Home Pi

Did you know that Pi can be used to build and design the perfect circular home?  Use Pi to find….. Circumference: the perimeter, or exterior boundary, of a circular home Did you know? The exterior boundary (circumference) of a circular...

Single Females Buy More Homes than Single Men

Single Females Buy More Homes than Single Men

Guess who is making a comeback and starting to buy: single females, the second largest prospective buyer next to married couples. Over the past few years, they have been purchasing houses more than single men. “For decades, single women...

Wedding Bells or Door Bells

Wedding Bells or Door Bells

What’s your preference: wedding bells or door bells? How about both? Interestingly enough, in some states within the United States, the average cost of a wedding can actually be equivalent to a 20% down payment. According to Zillow...

Home Security at your Fingertips

Home Security at your Fingertips

Did you lock the door and shut the garage before you left for work this morning? Are your children safe if you run to the store for a few minutes? Did you lose sleep over that eerie noise you heard last night? You’re not the only one! We’re...

9 Tips to a Higher Home Appraisal

When buying, selling or refinancing, an appraisal is an often overlooked aspect of the transaction.  Appraisals are typically required to assess the property’s value to make sure that it is worth the contract price, and many a real estate...

What kind of football fan are you | blog.phmc.com

What Kind of Football Fan are You?

By now, we all know that the big game taking place on Sunday is between Carolina and Denver. Since last year’s event drew 114.4 million viewers, this year’s game is sure to draw that if not even more.  Unless you’re a diehard Carolina or...

December Free Mortgage Payment Contest Winner | blog.phmc.com

We have our 12th Winner!!

The results are in and the final winners of the free mortgage payment contest are more repeat Platinum customers! Richard and Sherry H. have successfully closed four loans with Platinum, and it looks like the fourth time was the charm...

PHMC Wants to Send you to College |blog.phmc.com

PHMC Wants to Send you to College!

Your college years are indeed the best years of your life! Yes, there’s a 10 pound backpack and endless amounts of caffeine involved, paired with an overload of homework and lack of sleep. However, knowledge is power, and that’s not the...

November free mortgage payment contest winner: Chelsie and Kyle K | blog.phmc.com

phmc WINter wonderland

The New Year is off to a great start for these lucky new homeowners in Idaho, because they just won a free mortgage payment from Platinum Home Mortgage! THE POWER OF WORD OF MOUTH When Kyle and Chelsie decided to purchase their first home they...

Employee Spotlight Lucas Schell | blog.phmc.com

Employee Spotlight: Lucas Schell

Attitude is everything. That’s why Platinum is grateful to have an employee like Lucas Schell on the team! His clients and coworkers appreciate his positive attitude and the energy he puts into his work every day. He is committed to helping...

Keep Money in and the Cold out

Keep the Money In and the Cold Out!

The days are getting shorter and nights are getting colder! There’s only 5 days left until winter begins and hibernation mode sets in. We all dread the bone chilling weather that comes with winter, but with every negative comes a positive:...

Employee Spotlight: Andrea Broenneke

Employee Spotlight: Andrea Broenneke

Gold, silver, opal, and other rare minerals are not the only gems found in Idaho’s roots. Mortgage consultant, Andrea Broenneke is another gem to be discovered! She works hard to help Platinum customers settle into their homes to fully...

When its time to raise the roof | blog.phmc.com

When it’s Time to Raise the Roof

Ignoring something painful or expensive and putting it out of your mind may make you feel better initially, but that doesn’t make it go away. For example, not thinking about a credit card bill doesn’t make it disappear (in fact you’ll...

October Free Mortgage Payment Winner: Andrew L.

“Platinum Rocked my Socks Off!”

A young, Idaho family bought their first home just in time to cozy up this holiday season. Andy M. and his family have more to be thankful for this year than just their new home. Two days before Thanksgiving, they received the news that they...

9 tips for the ultimate friendsgiving | blog.phmc.com

9 Tips for the Ultimate Friendsgiving

Traditionally, the holidays are supposed to be happy times spent with family around a dinner table, but that might not be an option for all of us.  For some, the holidays are a painful reminder of the perfect family life that is currently...

Warning: Your House is your largest Ash Tray

Your House is your Largest Ashtray

There has been extensive research over the years on tobacco products and the harmful chemicals found in them: arsenic, ammonia, tar, and nicotine to name just a few. The number of cigarette smokers has dropped significantly as research reveals...

Bruce Biggers | Rockford, IL | blog.phmc.com

Everything’s Better with Biggers

Bruce Biggers, out of Rockford, IL, is a family man with 21 years of experience as a mortgage consultant. His service to northern Illinois as a mortgage consultant and branch manager has earned him a slot on the employee spotlight. He has...

Happy zVeteran's Day from PHMC

Thank you Today and Everyday

Today is a special day for our country, as we honor those who have served and are still serving for our freedom. We would like to thank all veterans who have fought and fight for the land of the free. Please take a moment to recognize and honor...

Make your Hpme a Baby Safe Zone

Make your Home a Baby Safe Zone

They always say “the tiniest feet make the largest footprints in our hearts.” Though it’s true, babies also give you a run for your money, and of course, your sanity, as you constantly have to stay alert for potential dangers and hazards...

September Free Mortgage Contest Winner: Craig B. | blog.phmc.com

Bona Fide Winner!

Our newest Free Mortgage Payment Contest winner is a repeat customer of Platinum Home Mortgage! Craig had “such a positive experience” when he refinanced his previous residence with Andy a few years ago, that when he made the decision to...

Krista employee spotlight article Idaho | blog.phmc.com

In the Spotlight: Krista Kaufman

At Platinum we operate as a team, and we truly believe that together everyone achieves more. Today we are putting the Platinum spotlight on one of our talented team members: Mortgage Consultant, Krista Kaufman. Let’s get to know...

Platinum Puts the "P" in Palatine

Platinum Puts the “P” in Palatine

Palatine, Ill., October 20, 2015 — Platinum is popping up all over the US. We are very excited to welcome our newest branch located in Palatine, IL, a Northwest suburb of Chicago. Let’s give a warm welcome and special shout out to our...

Your American Dream Not Up in SMoke: Fire Prevention Day

Your American Dream NOT Up in Smoke

House fires are accidental, unpredictable, and deadly. They spread fast, and heat and smoke can be just as dangerous as the flames. However, unlike most disasters, fires can be prevented. In honor of National Fire Prevention Day and Week, print...

Our Newest phmc Location: Reno, NV

Platinum Rolls into Reno

Reno, Nevada is the proud home of a new branch of Platinum Home Mortgage Corporation. Platinum is pleased to offer its direct lending mortgage services to borrowers in the growing northern Nevada area. It looks like the city, known as the...

Put the Neighbor in Neighborly

There are many different types of neighbors: the tattletales, gossipers, one-uppers, eavesdroppers, yard addicts, party animals, and most importantly, the good neighbors. Believe it or not, the human being living next door, irritating or not...

American Business Women's Day|blog.phmc.com

Women are Raising the Bar

Women today are more driven than ever. They have big dreams and are willing to put in the effort it takes to achieve those dreams. Take a look around and you’ll find women leading companies, starting companies of their own, and holding...

She Said She Wants a She Shed

She Said She Wants a She Shed

Man caves are yesterday’s news. Ladies, now it’s your turn to claim a space that celebrates you—it’s a She Shed! A She Shed is a small space dedicated to yours truly: mom, wife, roommate, or YOU. Relax, read, scrapbook, or watch...

4 Common Mortgage Misconceptions

4 Common Mortgage Misconceptions

It’s a fact that the mortgage industry is complex and ever-changing, so it’s no surprise that there are many misconceptions. Instead of sifting through a sea of information online to get the answers to all of your common questions, check...

The Starbucks Effect is Real

The Starbucks Effect is Real

According to Statistica, in 2014, there were 11,962 Starbucks locations across the United States, and statistics show they keep expanding. Homebuyers might be excited to have a local Starbucks in the neighborhood, but not just for a morning...

Happy Labor Day

Work Hard, Play Hard

Everyone loves Labor Day weekend! The excitement leading up to it builds, and is spent making plans to celebrate with family and friends. But why do we celebrate? It is really to honor the labor we do throughout the year, or is it because...

Remodeling ROI: Getting Paid Back

Remodeling ROI: Getting Paid Back

TV shows often portray remodeling in a glamorized way. In the long run, will all projects give you the most bang for your buck? We might base our remodeling decisions on desire rather than the overall return of the investment (ROI). Here’s...

Ready or Not, Here They Come

Ready or Not, Here They Come

The term “Millennial” seems to be the topic of conversation lately, and frankly, we have to get used to it. Millennials are about to be more than just a buzzword. This massive generation of approximately 80 million is about to take over the...

Keep Your Ducks in a Row

Keep Your Ducks in a Row

If you’re ready or thinking about taking the plunge into home ownership, it’s crucial that you’re 100% prepared. Keeping your ducks in a row will set you up for smooth sailing when you’re on the hunt. Here’s what you can do to prepare...

Expiration Dates Around the Home

Though your house and your appliances are not living and breathing, each and every item in your home has its own life expectancy.  The price tag on each of these can vary–whether it is the oven in the kitchen, the washer and dryer in the...

Common Home Buying Pitfalls

Common Home Buying Pitfalls

Buying a house is a major milestone, and is one that requires planning and patience. Since this is most likely the biggest purchase you will ever make, it’s understandable that it can be stressful. We have compiled a list of common home...

Why For-Sale-By-Owner Sales Often Fail

Selling your home using the For-Sale-By-Owner (FSBO) method appeals to some sellers for two major reasons. The first is the potential to save money (i.e. avoid paying the commission fee to a Real Estate Agent). The second reason is that sellers...

Don't Just Google It

Don’t Just “Google it”

“Google it.” That seems to be the answer to all of our questions, solutions to our problems, and has replaced the need for human connection for many important components of our lives. The convenience of the internet has made our way of life...

A Townhome Can be Many Different Things

A “townhome” can actually fall into all three categories: condominium (condo), Planned Unit Development (PUD), or a single family, attached home without Homeowner Association (HOA) fees. It can be confusing, we know! If you live in a...

Your Townhome is not what you Think it is

Your Townhome is not what you Think it is

The word “townhome” is actually just a marketing term? In the housing industry, a townhome is categorized and defined differently. We are interested in hearing what you consider a townhome to be — take the poll below! Our...

Top 10 Tools for your Toolbox

Top 10 Tools for your Toolbox

Don’t leave those pesky, minor fixes as a frustration — DIY! You don’t need to spend an arm and leg to call in a maintenance worker to repair some of the little things that go wrong in a home. With these 10 top tools, your toolbox...

Happy Father's Day last minute gift ideas

The Perfect Gift for Dad

Father’s Day is right around the corner. Are you struggling with gift ideas? Dads are special and you may have more than one favorite activity you love to do with him, or he might have multiple hobbies. If you can’t choose JUST one gift...

Make your home REALTORÂŽ ready at a moment's notice

REALTORÂŽ Ready at a Moment’s Notice

When you’re living in a home that’s on the market, keeping it realtor-ready can be quite the task. You’re probably hoping for 24-48 hours notice, but homes on the market can be shown at a moment’s notice–ready or not. At...

April Free Mortgage Payment - Manuel Z.

April Showers Bring May Dollars

Our next free mortgage payment winner brings a new light to the old saying, “April showers bring May flowers.” After 2 years on the hunt for the perfect home and the right lender, Manuel Z. started the work in April, and Platinum brought...

15 Ways to Organize Your Home

15 Ways to Organize Your Home

Clutter–it’s a common homeowner frustration, whether it’s the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, or even the garage. Clutter is everywhere! Summer is just around the corner, and the best way to kick back and relax is to have a...

Platinum Boot Camp Success

Your Career: Rookies into All Stars

I applied and enrolled into Platinum’s boot camp looking for a career change. I wanted an opportunity that would give me the chance to be rewarded based on my performance. I found out about the boot camp from an old work buddy, while we were...

platinum bootcamp FAQ

Just the Basics: Platinum Bootcamp

This can be the summer that changes everything! Platinum Home Mortgage is hiring new recruits to join our team and be part of the movement. Do you find yourself burnt out on the droning, repetitive flow of motion at your current job? Are you...

cinco de mayo blog.phmc.com

Guacamole 1 – France 0

It’s Cinco de Mayo — mariachi bands, dancers in traditional costumes, authentic Mexican food, and crowds of people are filling the streets! Before you start mixing up a stiff margarita on the rocks or indulging in huge amounts of...

Wow the Neighbors & Welcome Your Guests

Wow the Neighbors and Welcome your Guests

Do you have neighbors competing for the best landscape or the greenest lawn on the block? They’re actually doing something right. Think about how many heads turn as people walk down the street, or how many people who stop to admire the view...

PHMC Platinum bootcamp

Learn More, Earn More

Whether a house is a condo, single-family home, McMansion, or a palace, a home is not just an investment–it means much more. Each room gives its own meaning to the word home: Your bedroom: It’s the place you get a good night’s...

Spend S'more Time Outdoors

Spend S’more Time Outdoors

Who’s ready for some s’mores, laughs, and memories this year? Throw a bonfire to make your backyard the place your family and friends want to be! Spring is upon us; summer and fall await us, making it the perfect time to enjoy the great...

Bill Cosgrove, MBA Chairman, Lee Gross, PHMC SVP, Jim Bopp, award recipient, Dave Stevens, MBA President and CEO, and William Giambrone, PHMC CEO

phmc’s Jim Bopp Takes Home National Award

WASHINGTON, D.C (April 2015)– Yesterday, Dave Stevens, President and CEO of the  Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), recognized one member for the Burton C. Wood Legislative Award at the National Advocacy Conference. This award is...

REALTORS: Pazazz to Sell That Next Home

REALTORSÂŽ: Pizazz to Sell That Next Home

REALTORS®, it is time to evaluate your marketing tactics and implement fresh ones to go with the Spring season.  Please know, we’re not just talking about spending a chunk of change on different advertising methods. These unique forms of...

1 out of 20 People are Flipping their House

1 out of 20 People are Flipping Their Houses

Home improvement projects benefit you in more ways than one–whether it makes you feel good you replaced the outdated style in your bathroom, upgraded to energy efficient products to save money, or increased the net worth of your proudest...

#staycation2015

Staycation 2015

It’s Spring Break, and the news feed on your social media is blowing up with posts of your friends on planes or laying on the beach sipping a fruity drink–Jealous because you don’t have big plans?  It probably feels like the entire...

Free Mortgage Payment January 2015 Winner

Steve Just WON his Mortgage Payment!

Platinum is pleased to announce our very first winner of the Free Mortgage Payment contest! With a round of applause and drum roll, please–the January winner is…STEVE H.! When Steve H. picked up the phone this afternoon, he had no...

Houses before Spouses

Houses before Spouses

The Millennial generation is walking a path opposite of that of Baby Boomer parents by purchasing homes before marriage. Single Millennials who want to live in a house are either moving into houses with friends, or purchasing for themselves...

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