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Home Loan Variable: 5.94% (5.95%*) • Home Loan Fixed: 5.79% (6.39%*) • Fixed: 5.79% (6.39%*) • Variable: 5.94% (5.95%*) • Investment IO: 6.14% (6.58%*) • Investment PI: 5.99% (6.61%*)

The Mortgage World Australia Team [ Blog ]

Tamara Ives [ Home Loan Specialist ]


Tamara is a Home Loan Specialist that has worked within the Mortgage and Banking Industry for over 10 years. Tamara’s speciality is both helping Self-Employed Individuals with Low Doc Home Loan options and also credit impaired individuals that need assistance with Non-Conforming Finance.

Tamara has been employed by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and RAMS Financial Group and provides the business with a realm of knowledge behind the mortgage application and approval process.

Patrick O’Brien [ Managing Director & Home Loan Specialist ]


Patrick is the Managing Director and a Home Loan Specialist. He has been helping Australians with home loans since 2001. Prior to working as a mortgage broker Patrick was employed by Macquarie Bank for 3 years and also worked as an accountant for a publicly listed company. Patrick holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting and sub-majoring in Finance and Marketing from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Patrick has an excellent understanding of financial statements which is very useful when it comes to sourcing finance for self-employed borrowers.

Patrick also holds a Certificate IV and Diploma in Financial Services (Finance/Mortgage Broking Management).

Patrick has an extensive knowledge of financing investment properties and also ‘walks the walk’ owning a number of investment properties himself.