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Mark Battles

Mark Battles





Mark Battles, DVM is an Advisor at SVN | Northco and is a member of the SVN | Northco Golf & Hospitality team and the SVN | Northco Commercial Real Estate team. The SVN | Northco office is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Mark joins the SVN team after spending the better part of a decade as a practicing veterinarian in Denver, CO.  Mark grew up in the St. Paul, Minnesota area, and moved to Washington, DC for undergraduate studies, then to Pomona, CA to earn his degree in veterinary medicine.

Mark returned home to the Twin Cities to join SVN | Northco and begin a career in commercial real estate. Mark decided to move into commercial real estate not only to find a new challenge for himself, but also to help others to fulfill their real estate needs in order to excel in their careers. Through his years working as a small animal veterinarian and medical director in a busy general practice, urgent care, and emergency veterinary hospitals, Dr. Battles has gained invaluable knowledge concerning the workings and requirements for healthcare spaces.

SVN | Northco is a full service commercial real estate firm that has been a leader in the Twin Cities market since 1975.


  • Western University of Health Sciences: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Valedictorian, graduated with highest honors
  • The George Washington University: B.S. in Biology
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