Big Deal

  • A big deal: Chris Brown

    Award-winning finance broker and real estate agent Chris Brown is the founder and managing director of Sydney brokerage. He helped a young self-employed couple who had been rejected for a property loan by two lenders

  • A big deal: Ollie Lum

    He recently helped a client obtain an interest-only loan involving 22 securities

  • A big deal: Chris Howitt

    Chris Howitt is an experienced mortgage broker at Port Melbourne who has worked at Mortgage Choice for more than 16 years. He assisted a single mum who was struggling to secure a construction loan so she could build her first home

  • A big deal: Graeme Salt

    Graeme Salt is director of The Futurus Group, which includes Origin Finance, Chan & Naylor Finance and Walker and Miller Training. Brokerage Origin Finance helped a couple who had moved their business from London back to Sydney and wanted to buy a property

  • A big deal: Gordon MacVicar by Gordon MacVicar

    Gordon MacVicar runs the Mortgage Choice Peregian Beach brokerage on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. He assisted a couple who wanted to buy an investment property but had been told by their bank that their loan application was outside policy

  • A big deal: Emmanuel Marios by Emmanuel Marios

    Emmanuel Marios is the director of Hobart-based mortgage brokerage Derwent Finance, which serves clients across Tasmania and Melbourne

  • A big deal: Nathaniel Truong by Nathaniel Truong

    Nathaniel Truong is the director of The Loan Lounge brokerage in Sydney. By delving into the detail of his client’s financial position, he helped structure a home loan for a woman in her late 50s who thought the dream of homeownership could never become a reality because of her age

  • A big deal: Matthew Atkin and Sean Lester by Matthew Atkin and Sean Lester

    Melbourne-based Atlas Broker specialises in equipment and property finance. Brokers Matthew Atkin and Sean Lester helped a business client who was frustrated by their current bank and wanted to refinance to a more progressive bank that better understood the needs of the business

  • A big deal: Michael Burke by Michael Burke

    Michael Burke is a senior manager at asset and commercial finance specialists MKP Finance, which has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. He helped an earthmoving contractor boost cash flow by using equity in plant and equipment

  • A big deal: Bianca Patterson by Bianca Patterson

    MFAA Young Professionals and Community Panel member Bianca Patterson runs Calculated Lending, a boutique finance and mortgage brokerage in Perth. She helped a client secure a loan to build a home to accommodate her five children, four of whom have special needs