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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...

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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

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Home improvement projects benefit you in more ways than one–whether it makes you feel good you replaced the outdated style in your bathroom, upgraded to energy efficient products to save money, or increased the net worth of your proudest...

Top 5 March Madness Upsets of All Time

Steve Manolis, one of Platinum’s Senior Mortgage Consultants and die-hard sports fans, describes his top 5 March Madness upsets of all time. #1. NC State vs Houston (1983) – It’s absolutely astounding when you consider that NC...

#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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