SEATTLE: America’s Top Business City

What happens when a single American city boasts an annual gross domestic product of $288.5 billion, annual job growth of 2.7 percent over the past five years, and a 4.7 percent increase in income over the same period?   Well, you name it the best city in the U.S. for business and careers, obviously.   [...]

The Practical Benefits of the American Dream

If you stop and think about it, the American Dream is largely a dream about homeownership. The history of the United States — from the crossing of the Atlantic to westward expansion — was all about staking a claim and finding a place to call “home.” This dream was powerfully captured by the so-called G.I. [...]

SEATTLE’S SLUMP: Why buyers are looking North and South for more home for their buck

After a record-breaking period of pedal-to-the-metal acceleration, the Seattle- and Eastside real estate market is finally beginning to pump its brakes a bit. According to Case-Shiller’s recent home price index, while single-family homes increased in price across the metro area that includes King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties by 12.1 percent over the past year (which [...]

UNTAPPED EQUITY: Why Americans are hesitant to dip into their vast resources

UNTAPPED EQUITY: WHY AMERICANS ARE HESITANT TO DIP INTO THEIR VAST RESOURCES We are living in a unique moment when many of us have vast sums of money at our disposal that we are deliberately choosing not to access. According to Black Knight’s recent report, America’s 44 million homeowners have more tappable equity — $6 [...]

Eric Bolstad Receives the WAMP 2017 Jim Fitzgerald Distinguished Service Award

For Immediate Release On Thursday, September 21, the Washington Association of Mortgage Professionals held the 2017 Business & Humanitarian Leadership Awards Gala in Seattle at the MOTIF Hotel. The black-tie event is held annually, to recognition and honor Washington State's Best of the Best - Mortgage, Real Estate and industry related professionals and businesses. There [...]

2017-10-10T16:02:16+00:00 Categories: Announcements, Press Release|

Absolute Mortgage Ranks #3 on Puget Sound Business Journal’s List of Washington’s Best Workplaces

August 8, 2017, Bellevue, WA—Every year, Puget Sound Business Journal releases a list of Washington State’s Best Workplaces and this year Absolute Mortgage ranked #3 in the Large Workplaces category. This list is generated by confidential employee questionnaires done by Quantum Workplaces on behalf of the Puget Sound Business Journal. The score factored in thirty [...]

2017-08-23T14:32:07+00:00 Categories: Announcements|

Absolute Mortgage Helps Make the MORELove Project’s First Annual Charity Golf Invitational a Huge Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It's not often that an event we sponsor is referred to as "the best day I've had in many, many years" by one of its attendees, but such was the case with the MORELove Project's First Annual Charity Golf Invitational, which took place Wednesday, June 21. Sponsored by Absolute Mortgage and Seattle's [...]

2017-07-05T13:59:40+00:00 Categories: Community, Press Release|

Absolute Mortgage Ranks #2 on Seattle Business’s List of Top 100 Companies to Work For

June 26, 2017, Bellevue, WA — Every year, Seattle Business magazine publishes its list of Top 100 Companies to Work For. This year, recognized in the #2 spot among companies with more than 150 employees: Absolute Mortgage. “We are very humbled and grateful,” says Absolute Mortgage’s President Eric Bolstad. To generate the annual list of [...]

2017-07-03T17:39:29+00:00 Categories: Announcements|

Welcome To The Family Keith, Kristine, and Laney!

10.03.16 –Bellevue, WA On Monday October 3rd, Absolute Mortgage was thrilled to open its doors to Kristine Moreland MLO #173304, Laney Shorett MLO #176421, and Keith Lashley MLO #505341. “I chose to move to Absolute Mortgage because this highly successful operation was a perfect fit with my goals and my businesses philosophies. The personal care, [...]

2016-11-08T19:02:05+00:00 Categories: Announcements|
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