David started in mortgage banking in 1990. He graduated from Hope College in 1988 majoring in pre-med biology and business administration. He also holds an MBA in finance from Grand Valley State University and is a Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist, the highest designation available in the mortgage industry. David has consistently been rated as one of the top mortgage loan officers in the country by Mortgage Originator Magazine, Scotsman Guide, Origination News and Mortgage Executive Magazine. He has closed over 7000 loans totaling in excess of $1.25 billion at this point in his career, in a small Midwest market. In addition to managing a busy mortgage practice, David is a nationally recognized author, speaker and trainer for the mortgage industry. David writes regularly for several industry publications and is on the teaching faculty of Mortgage Market Guide and Loan Toolbox.
Lake Michigan Credit Union
“As your loan officer, my first priority is to build an understanding of your goals for a new mortgage. During our time together my commitment is to create a relationship as well as streamline process to closing.”
With nearly 20 years in the mortgage industry, I’m known for top-notch customer service, integrity, and building strong relationships within the community and with our members.
Since 2015, when I started with LMCU, my love for new construction has led my career to focus on new construction lending. Growing up and living along the Lakeshore in West Michigan, I able to help navigate and connect members with area builders who have now become friends.
If you are considering building a new home, moving to the area, or purchasing a home, let’s talk soon to plan your next adventure!
Mercantile Bank of MIchigan
Don Timlowski has nearly 30 years of lending experience. When working with Don, his clients can expect that he is responsive and will educate them about the process and update on things as they happen and move forward. Don is also a member of the Lakeshore Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors.