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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...

El Camino Real - Irvine CA

El Camino Real – Irvine, CA: A True Keeper

“‘Nobody sells in that area if they’re happy,’” said Kim O’Hare, a Redfin agent. “Because of that, buyers will grab even a home that needs work.” El Camino Real is considered an older stretch of Irvine, but that isn’t stopping...

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...

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