2015 Year in Review

As 2015 has come to a close, we took a look back at our company’s highlights over the past 12 months. We started the year together in Eugene, Oregon, with a weeklong “All Hands” meeting that involved all Alacrity employees. The momentum gained from that event carried us through the move and remodel of our… Read more »

Veterans Day

Every November 11 is observed as Veterans Day, an official United States federal holiday. On this day we collectively honor the men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, whether during times of conflict or peace, whether overseas or at home. All 23 million of them have earned our gratitude and debt… Read more »

Put a Smile on the Face of a Child

Each year, Alacrity Services supports the United States Marine Corps Reserve “Toys for Tots” program by having the local Marine Corps unit drop off a box at our headquarters in Eugene, Oregon, for employees that want to donate new, unwrapped toys for the less fortunate children in our community. Not only does this program bring… Read more »

Be Prepared

Storms and flash floods in the Midwest, wildfires burning up and down the West Coast, major earthquakes in South America, tropical storms and hurricanes in the Atlantic, and tornados across the heart of the country. The news is filled with these natural disasters and the havoc they create. Are you ready? September is National Weather… Read more »

The Five Star Conference and Expo

Alacrity Services is proud to join our parent company, Lowe’s, at the 2015 Five Star Conference and Expo. The conference is September 16-18 and is being held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas. With over 3000 mortgage and banking professionals attending this year’s conference, it promises to be an exciting and educational time. We… Read more »

Rolling Thunder in the Sky

That roaring sound that makes you wonder if a train is rolling through your neighborhood making your house shake and your dogs bark can be awe-inspiring but should not be taken lightly! Thunderstorms happen quite often this time of year and can cause a multitude of problems. Thunderstorms can generate great amounts of rain, enough… Read more »

Prepared for Hurricane Season

June 1 marks the beginning of the Atlantic Hurricane season, which runs until November 30. Each year the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issues a forecast for the both the number and severity of storms we can expect. For 2015, NOAA has forecast between 6-11 named storms (storms with winds of at least 39… Read more »