We understand that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction: it’s a life-changing experience. That’s why we are dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for all of our clients. We take great pride in the relationships we build and always work relentlessly on the client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals.

Mark has been actively involved in real estate since 2001. He began his real estate career by buying, renovating and selling historic homes in his hometown of St. Louis, MO. In 2003, Mark developed his first subdivision and began building new homes. To date, he has developed 2 subdivisions and built 25 homes.

Mark has been a licensed real estate broker since 2004. In addition to helping many clients buy and sell their homes, Mark has completed many commercial transactions as both an agent and a principal. He has several years of experience with apartments, office, industrial and retail properties. As an active investor, he has managed his own properties, as well as his clients’ properties for several years. Mark has a BA in Zoology from Miami University, an MBA from the University of Missouri and proudly served as a non-commissioned officer in the United States Army for three years.

Mark was Leadville’s #1 new agent in 2016. When he is not working, you may find Mark hiking local trails, fishing, skiing, exploring or trying new winter sports.

Our Mission Statement:

Our philosophy is simple: clients come first. We pledge to be in constant communication with our clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying or selling process. We believe that if you’re not left with an amazing experience, we haven’t done our job. We don’t measure success through achievements or awards, but through the satisfaction of our clients.

Serving Leadville, Colorado and surrounding mountain communities


Independence Realty & Property Management


1017 Poplar Street, Leadville, CO 80461