Born and raised in the Flathead Valley, a 4th generation Montanan, Mark has spent his life immersed in everything Big Sky Country has to offer.After graduating from Montana State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance (Go cats), Mark and his wife Amy relocated to Lake Tahoe, CA to run a successful family business, while at the same time investing in their first fixer upper. After realizing their skill set and eye for renovation came naturally, they went on to complete some remarkable projects during their tenure in Tahoe.Now a proud and seasoned real estate investor, Mark realized that he wanted to combine his passions...Finance, Real Estate and of course Montana. Mark and Amy's dream of returning to their hometown in the Flathead Valley became reality and they now reside in Bigfork. With his uniquely personal knowledge of the Flathead Valley market and its residents, coupled with his background in finance and investments, Mark brings a valuable perspective to clients in all chapters of life. Mark loves seeking out opportunities and problem solving for his clients, be it those just entering the market for the first time, or those looking to secure their retirement in God's country.When asked what Mark's favorite thing about Montana is, he emphatically responded, 'how genuinely kind and helpful the locals are'. The beauty of that response is that Mark might as well have been describing himself. In a 5-minute interaction, one will see Mark is as genuine as they come. In Mark's spare time, he enjoys being outdoors, exploring Jewel Basin, date night at Sake to me Sushi and the occasional Mexico getaway. An avid golfer and boater as well, Mark exudes the work hard play hard attitude we all strive for.