Mark Bowman

Loan Officer
NMLS # 429632
State Lic CO #100043439


2243 Main Avenue
Suite Offices 3B, 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H, 3I
Durango, CO 81301
Direct: (970) 317-1168

It’s all about service at Academy Mortgage, and our company has been meeting the needs of homebuyers across the United States since 1988. I joined Academy because of its strong reputation for integrity—based mortgage lending, its unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices, and for its broad portfolio of mortgage solutions and tools.

Since joining Academy, I have helped many individuals and families attain the dream of homeownership. Whether you want to buy a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, I will provide a customized solution for you at competitive rates. No brokering, no middleman, no hassle, no surprises.

Academy is a direct lender, which means that my Branch and Regional Offices are equipped to complete the entire loan process in—house—all loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled locally. As a result, we have a proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible

I will be in control of your loan file from start to finish, and I will be up—to—date on the status of your loan at all times. I understand the importance of maintaining continuous communication throughout the loan process and commit to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.

I invite you to put us to the test. Let me show you how simple and easy securing a mortgage can be.

Home Mortgage Tools

How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?

This calculator computes the payments (principal and interest), based on home price, down payment, and other factors.

How much mortgage might I qualify for?

This calculator computes the finance amount, based on income, expenses, credit rating, and other factors.

How much home can I afford?

This calculator computes the most expensive house you can buy, based on the highest payment you can afford.

How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?

Increasing your payment will reduce the principal on your mortgage, the total amount of interest you’ll pay, and the number of payments.

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This transaction was a breeze from start to finish. Great communication, organized, and we even closed a week early! Always a great experience working with Mark!!

—Hannah Chary

Even though it took a long time, not because of Academy Mortgage but because of the flood insurance, there was always follow up, we were always kept on the loop.

—Alex Dos Santos

Mark did an outstanding job guiding us through the process and keeping us updated ! We appreciated the professionalism and dedication to our needs that Mark exhibited.

—Mark Sheeler

Mark made the loan process very easy and painless. Thanks Mark.

—Michael Walsh

Mark Bowman kept all parties up to date throughout the entire process. We closed the transaction early, and Mark did a great job with meeting deadlines.

—Kelly Spitzer

Using a VA loan is notoriously difficult. Mark was well versed in the intricacies and helped me to understand the process extremely well.

—Gregory Hopkins