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Cathy Anderson – Personal Mortgage Adviser
M: 0400 012 618
Cathy Anderson is one of Australia’s most successful and recognised mortgage brokers, with a string of awards attesting to her extensive knowledge and expertise, commitment to outstanding customer
service and passion for meeting the needs of her clients.
Cathy has been named Smartline’s Franchise Owner of the Year for five years and Broker of the Year at the Australian Mortgage Awards numerous times. Cathy has also won several Mortgage and Finance Industry Association of Australia (MFAA) awards, including being named MFAA Operator of the Year, the highest accolade in the Australian mortgage broking industry.
Taking her role very seriously, Cathy is a trusted adviser who helps her clients achieve their goals. “I love being able to exceed the expectations of my clients. They initially see me believing that my role will simply be to help them get a home loan for a new property or to refinance but then discover that I can add considerable value to their overall financial situation,” Cathy said.
“In building meaningful and long-term relationships with my clients I am able to assist them to manage their finances to achieve their goals, maximise opportunities and manage any unforeseen challenges.”
Cathy joined Smartline in 2005, opening up the Blackwood office, and has more than 30 years of finance industry experience. She is able to offer the products of all the 25 lenders on the Smartline panel.
Accredited with the MFAA, Cathy has completed her Certificate IV and Diploma in Finance Services (Financing/Mortgage Broking) and RG146 studies.
“I am very grateful for the fact that I have been able to build my business on the referrals of my many satisfied clients and that they feel they can recommend my services with confidence,” she said.
Cathy operates a nationwide service from her office at 2/174 Main Road, Blackwood which is centrally located to surrounding areas including but not limited to Belair, Aberfoyle Park and Flagstaff Hill. The office also has easy car parking for your convenience.
- MFAA Finance Broker Business Award – 2 to 5 Loan Writers SA Winner 2017
- Better Business Awards Best Residential Broker SA Winner 2017
- Better Business Awards Best Residential Broker SA Winner 2016
- Better Business Awards Broker of the Year SA Winner 2016
- Better Business Awards Best Residential Broker SA Finalist 2014
- Australian Mortgage Awards Broker of the Year (Franchise) 2011 & 2012
- Smartline Franchise Owner of the Year SA/NT Winner 2017, 2018
- Hall of Fame 2018
- Smartline Client Care Award Winner 2017, 2018
- Smartline High Achievement Award Winner 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018
- Smartline Lenders’ Choice Award SA/NT Winner 2007, 2008, 2017
- Smartline Franchise Owner of the Year Winner 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016
- Smartline Business Growth Award SA/NT Winner 2016
- Smartline Marketing Champion Finalist 2014
- Smartline Lenders’ Choice Award Finalist 2014
- Smartline Franchise of the Year Finalist 2014
- Smartline Lenders Choice National Award Winner 2007, 2008, 2009, 2013
- Smartline Lenders’ Choice SA/WA Award Winner 2010, 2012, 2013
- Smartline Marketing Champion Finalist 2011, 2012
- Smartline Lenders’ Choice SA Award Finalist 2011
- Smartline Marketing Champion Winner 2010
- Smartline Client Care Award SA Finalist 2009
- MFAA Operator of the Year 2009
- MFAA Mortgage Broking Business of the Year (2-5 writers) 2009
- AMA Young Gun of the Year Winner 2007
Tamara Knott – Personal Mortgage Adviser
M: 0418 650 691
Tamara is a highly knowledgeable adviser with many years’ experience in the lending and finance arena.
Her clients are her number one priority.
“I genuinely care about all my clients,” says Tamara. “I carefully listen to their needs and objectives, so I can understand where they are at in their life and where they want to get to. That way I can give quality advice on the best way to achieve their future goals.”
Tamara also prides herself on her efficiency and her ability to give consistent, clear, comprehensive advice.
“I work hard to build strong relationships with my clients based on trust and honesty, and I strive to become an important adviser to my clients well into the future.”
Tamara’s dedication to her clients, combined with her knowledge and experience in lending, makes her ideally placed to find the right loan solutions for her clients every time.
She is happy to assist all borrowers and is fully mobile in metropolitan Adelaide.
Reece Anderson – Personal Mortgage Adviser
M: 0400 026 217
Clients of Reece Anderson have the benefit of working with a trusted mortgage adviser who is completely dedicated to helping them with a home loan solution that meets their needs now and into the future.
“I pride myself on the fact that I take the time to understand my clients – their goals, needs and lifestyle – and then provide advice that reflects their very individual situation,” Reece said.
“By taking this ‘big picture’ approach from the outset, my clients can be confident that the solution I advise them on will meet their needs now and in the coming years.”
“I’ve worked very hard to develop my industry knowledge in recent years but I understand that’s only one part of being a great mortgage adviser. Just as important is the commitment and passion to really want to make a positive difference for clients and I’m certainly focused on doing that.”
Able to assist a range of borrowers, particularly those making their first move into the property market, either to buy their own home or an investment property, Reece will find the right loan for his clients.
Reece is a key member of the highly successful Smartline Adelaide and Blackwood teams which have won a string of Smartline and mortgage broking awards in recent years.
A licensed broker and accredited with the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA), Reece has completed his Certificate IV and Diploma in Finance Services (Financing/Mortgage Broking) and offers a fully mobile mortgage advisory service available to assist clients throughout metropolitan Adelaide.
Ann-Marie McCormick – Loan Administrator Consultant
Ann-Marie comes to us with many years of banking experience and credit knowledge. Our clients are well looked after by Ann-Marie who keeps everybody informed with timely information and updates on all things financial.
Sue Dwyer – Loan Administrator Consultant
We welcome Sue’s wealth of knowledge and expertise from her banking background. Her customer service skills are second to none and Sue is an invaluable support to Cathy and the team at Blackwood.
Sue will process all applications in a prompt and efficient manner, to the various Bank Lending Departments to ensure that each client’s loan submission is approved within the set time frames.
Belinda Scott – Practice Manager
Belinda is responsible for monitoring, supervising & evaluating all day to day internal accounting activities. She is a vital member of our team.
Catherine White – Office Manager
Catherine welcomes everyone who enters the office and will direct your phone calls through to the appropriate member of our team. While managing our client care program she, along with everyone else in our Smartline Blackwood team, will make sure you get the best service possible. She is an enthusiastic & committed member of our team.