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Mortgage lender Quicken Loans under govt fire

But CEO cites high credit scores of borrowers, parent firm's assets and regulation by states, municipalities and agencies

The heart that keeps Quicken Loan's blood moving is the 3,500 mortgage bankers who work its phones (above).

The whimsical, irreverent atmosphere at the company's headquarters in downtown Detroit sits atop a fast-growing business in a field (above).


A LOW buzz fills the air as an army of mortgage bankers, perched below floating canopies in a kaleidoscope of vivid pinks, blues, purples and greens, works the phones, promising borrowers easy financing and low rates for home loans.

By the elevators, nobody blinks when an...

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