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Duke Clinton

Duke Home Loans NMLS 1603508
C: 360.601.1928 | O: 360.567.2327

Summit Mortgage Corporation | NMLS 3236

Meet Duke Clinton

Summit Mortgage Corporation was founded in 1997 and has grown to be one of Portland and Vancouver’s top local direct residential lenders*. Licensed in Oregon, Washington, California, and Idaho, they have funded thousands of loans, from helping first- time home buyers realize their homeownership dreams to assisting existing homeowners with lowering their payment or loan term through refinancing.

Amongst the experienced team in our Vancouver office is Mortgage Banker, Duke Clinton. Duke was born and raised in Idaho on a dairy farm and understands the commitment of working hard to get the job done. He has now called Washington home for over a decade with his wife and three children. With a Master’s Degree in Engineering, he has an aptitude for detail and is fluent in the nuances of home financing. Duke stands behind the idea that everyone deserves a fair chance to succeed in life and understands the opportunity that fair housing can positively impact a community. Low rates, fast service, and exceptional customer satisfaction are synonymous with his mission. If you are looking to finance your first home, investment property or refinance your existing home, Duke can facilitate the process with efficiency, knowledge, and commitment. Give him a call today to discuss your options.

Purchasing A Home

Your dream home is at your fingertips. Whether you’re buying a home for the first time or looking for the perfect vacation home, we’ll help find the financing option that’s right for you.

Need To Refinance?

Saving money is good. Refinancing can help you obtain a lower interest rate, leverage your home’s equity, or simply lower your monthly payments. Let’s find a refinance solution and make it happen! Capitalize on these low rates.

Niche Products

We offer a wide array of niche products, as well as mortgage loans for manufactured and modular homes, properties with large acreage, Washington State bond programs, low-interest second mortgages, future income programs, extended lock options, and more.

Loan Options

Purchasing or Refinancing in Oregon, Washington, California or Idaho?
Look no further. I have a wealth of knowledge on a wide range of financing options. Here are just some of the home loan programs I specialize in:

  • Conventional Home Loans
  • Fixed & Adjustable Rate Mortgages
  • Refinancing Home Loans
  • Relocation
  • Jumbo Home Loans
  • Conforming High Balance Home Loans
  • Construction & Lot Loans
  • Remodel & Rehab Loans
  • Residential Investment Loans
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Self-Employed Home Loans
  • Energy Efficient Mortgages (Green Home Loans)
  • EnergySpark Home Loan Program
  • FHA Home Loans
  • VA Home Loans
  • USDA Home Loans
  • Good Neighbor Next Door Program
  • Home Advantage Loan Program
  • House Key Opportunity Loan Program
  • Niche Products

Learn more about available loan options and apply today!


Rami Ballweber
Senior Loan Processing Lead
O: 360.567.2330 | F: 360.567.2331

Andrew Lamont
Licensed Transaction Coordinator
C: 503.348.9844 | O: 360.567.2322
F: 360.566.6881
NMLS 7847


Duke Clinton was great! Fast closing and never left us out of the loop! Thanks Summit [Mortgage Corporation] Team!

– Kim & Donna R.

Closing wouldn’t have worked out as well as it did without Duke and his team doing the great work that they did.

– Ean H.

Duke has exceeded my expectations and made this loan transaction painless. He has made himself and Summit [Mortgage Corporation] my go-to for any and all mortgage transactions I make in the future.

– Richard F. & Gayle L.

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Keeping it Personal: Local Lenders vs. Online Lenders

Purchasing a home is a big deal. For families looking for the perfect neighborhood or individuals taking on their first investment, the process is personal. While online lenders offer quick approvals tethered to high interest rates, local lenders like Summit … Continued

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