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Mark Stanton

Mark Stanton

Sales Manager

91 Main Street, Suite 3, Stowe, VT 05672
Own what matters
Own what matters

About Me

Mark has been originating mortgages in Vermont since 1985, helping over 3,000 borrowers achieve the dream of homeownership. Mark is a founding member of the Vermont Mortgage Banks Association and a past president. Let the winning team of Mark Stanton and Guild Mortgage help you Achieve the dream as well. 

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Let’s find the right home loan for you

We have loan options to fit every situation, from down payment assistance programs for first-time homebuyers to government-sponsored programs for military families and rural residents or jumbo loans in high-cost markets.

Conventional

Conventional

A Conventional loan is a great option if you have an average to high credit score and little debt. This allows you to take advantage of lower interest rates. With these types of loans, you have the option to put 20% down, which eliminates the need for private mortgage insurance (PMI) and saves you money. If you don’t have a large down payment saved up though, don’t worry. We have Conventional loan options for down payments as low as 3%.
Down payment assistance

Down payment assistance

If you’re purchasing your first home, you have options to buy without saving a full down payment. Down payment assistance (DPA) programs can help with your down payment in the form of a loan or grant that is often forgiven over time.
FHA

FHA

If you’re looking to buy on a tight budget, these loans are a great option. It’s easier to qualify for FHA loans because they carry lower credit score requirements and lower down payment options starting at 3.5% down. They’re also insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and only issued by FHA-approved lenders.

All loans are subject to underwriter approval; terms and conditions may apply. Subject to change without notice.

Testimonials

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David
Feb 26, 2024
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We have done business in the past and were happy then also.
Robert
Feb 16, 2024
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Mark did a great job of providing multiple options for our loan.
Axel
Jan 27, 2024
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Mark and his team was very clear, professional and reachable at all times. We always felt we were in great hands.
Marlene
Jan 27, 2024
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Mark is very professional and took the time to explain every aspect of each step to us. We always felt in great hands with Academy Mortgage. Mark went above and beyond for us.
Christopher
Jan 26, 2024
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Mark was always responsive and very good at explaining every step of the process. He was always great about answering all of my quirky questions or what if scenarios which gave me a great deal of confidence that we could move forward with everything we wanted to do.
Cassie B
Dec 19, 2023
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Mark was very thorough.

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NMLS ID #85225
I am authorized to do business in the state of Vermont.