About - The Brokerage Connection


Our network of specialists are available throughout Sydney, NSW South Coast, Canberra, Brisbane with services expanding to Newcastle, NSW Central Coast and NSW Hunter Region.

About The Brokerage Connection

We’re an experienced & skilful team of mortgage brokers, business brokers, real estate agents, property investment & lending specialists, who are passionate and committed in providing you with professional advice and support, whether its your first home loan, refinancing, property investment, or buying and selling a business.

We create long lasting relationships with our clients and promise we will be with open and honest and with you every step of the way throughout your home, business and property ownership & investment goals.


Our Solutions

The Team

Dedicated & Passionate

Lending solutions we offer

  • Pre-Approvals

  • First Home Buyers

  • Refinancing

  • Renovations

  • Property Investment

  • Family Guarantor Home Loans

  • Home Loans

  • Personal Loans

  • Car / Vehicle Loans

  • Asset Plant and Equipment

  • Deposit Bonds

  • Small Business Loans

  • Commercial Loans

  • Construction Loans

  • Debt Consolidation

Business solutions we offer

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  • Business Sales & Improvement

  • Business Acquisitions

  • Business Finance

  • Business Refinance

  • Asset, Plant & Equipment Finance

Property Investment solutions we offer

  • Investment Education

  • Investment Options

  • Investment Portfolios

  • Investment Loans

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Our Lenders

The Team

The Brokerage Connection Founder & Head Broker: Sutherland Shire & surrounds.

John McSweyn

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

John has built The Brokerage connection on the values of providing exceptional service to his clients and draws on years of experience in the brokerage and business worlds. He believes success comes from consistent effort, great customer service and quality product offerings. John offers his services throughout the Sutherland Shire Area and surrounding suburbs.

The Brokerage Connection Co- Founder & General Manager

Maree McSweyn

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions, Loan Applications & Processing.

Maree is located in The Brokerage Connection Head Office and oversees the entire operation. Maree supports loan application and processing and has extensive knowledge in business sales and acquisitions gaining her business broker license in 2017.

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John & Maree McSweyn

Servicing the areas of: 
Blakehurst | Burraneer | Caringbah | Caringbah South | Carss Park | Connells Point | Cronulla | Dolans Bay | Dolls Point | Greenhills Beach | Gymea | Gymea Bay | Kangaroo Point | Kogarah | Kogarah Bay | Kurnell | Kyle Bay | Lilli Pilli | Miranda

Contact John: 0400 440 440

Contact Maree: 0400 240 440

The Brokerage Connection have offices in the following locations:
ACT | Blacktown | Brisbane | Campbelltown | CBD Sydney| Parramatta | Sutherland Shire | Rhodes | Shell Harbour

Head Broker: Wollongong, Shell Harbour, Southern Highlands and surrounds

Frank Gigliotti

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Frank has close to 20 years experience in financial services working with Australia's largest lenders. Franks strong relationship and communication skills makes the most complex of situations seem easy. Frank will take the time to understand your long term financial goals and will be with you every step of the way, pre and post settlement.

Contact Frank: 0402 802 562

Servicing the areas of:

Albion Park | Albion Park Rail | Alpine | Avoca | Avon | Avondale | Aylmerton | Balaclava | Balarang | Barrack Heights | Barrack Point | Berkeley | Berrima | Berrima Junction | Blackbutt | Bowral | Braemar | Brownsville | Burradoo | Burrawang

Lending Specialist: Sydney, City.

Lisa Nguyen

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Lisa has a Bachelors Degree in Business and Commerce and qualifications in real estate, mortgage broking and interior design and has been professionally working with developers since 2018.

With unwavering attention to quality and a passionate commitment to further strengthening our client centric culture, Lisa ensures that her client’s needs and expectations are at the centre of all our business practices.

Contact Lisa: 0426 657 565

Servicing the areas of:

Annandale | Barangaroo | Beaconsfield | Broadway | Camperdown | Chippendale | Cockatoo Island | Darlinghurst | Darlington | Dawes Point | East Sydney | Elizabeth Bay | Erskineville | Eveleigh | Forest Lodge | Glebe | GPO Sydney | Haymarket | Kings Cross

Licensed Real Estate Agent & Lending Specialist: Canberra & surrounds

Raj Sahu

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Raj an experienced real estate agent licensed in both NSW and ACT brings a wealth of industry knowledge in the property market and is passionate about connecting his clients to their home ownership and investment goals. Also as a previous small business owner he understand the daily demands of running a business and connects easily with our business clients during their buying and selling stages. Raj is also undertaking additional studies in mortgage broking and currently being mentored by our head brokers.

Contact Raj: 0425 508 004

Servicing the areas of:
Banks | Belconnen District | Bonython | Booth District | Calwell | Chapman | Chifley | Chisholm | Conder | Coombs | Coree District | Corin Dam | Cotter Dam | Cotter River District | Denman Prospect | Duffy | Fadden | Farrer Fisher | Gilmore

Lending Specialist: Blacktown & surrounds

Ian Lumsden

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Ian is a dedicated lending specialist in residential, investing and commercial finance. His strong relationship skills and in-depth local area knowledge brings a tremendous amount of value to his clients in building their property portfolio.

Contact Ian: 0412 595 195

Servicing the areas of:
Blacktown | Girraween | Glenwood | Kellyville Ridge | Kings Langley | Kings Park | Lalor Park | Parklea | Pendle Hill | Prospect | Quakers Hill | Riverstone | Schofields | Seven Hills | Stanhope Gardens | The Ponds | Toongabbie | Vineyard

Lending Specialist: Campbelltown, Macarthur & surrounds

Rose Cuschieri

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Rose is an experienced property lending & investing specialist who joined The Brokerage Connection in 2019. Dedicated in delivering excellent service for her clients she spends the time to understand your individual lifestyle and financial needs.

Contact Rose: 0408 886 364

Servicing the areas of:

Ambarvale | Blair Athol | Blairmount | Bow Bowing| Bradbury | Bringelly | Campbelltown | Catherine Field | Claymore | Currans Hill | Denham Court | Eagle Vale | Englorie Park | Eschol Park | Gilead | Gledswood Hills | Glen Alpine | Gregory Hills/Harrington Park

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Partner: Queensland

Mathew Butcher

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Matt heads up our Queensland operations and is supported by a small local team with in-depth knowledge of the entire mortgage brokering, investment services and business sales. Matt and his team will guide each client through their lifestyle and financial goals.

Contact Matthew: 0401 193 999

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Lending Specialist: Castle Hill & Surrounds

George Nicolaides

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

George is a qualified finance and business broker and real estate agent. He brings to the team a wealth of experience, with a background in sales and most recently as a senior manager within a large corporate organisation. 

George has an unrivalled work ethic, attention to detail, is passionate about delivering outstanding customer service and has great communication skills which make every enquiry a pleasant experience.
George's honesty, transparency, enthusiasm and professionalism are the key principles that he lives by and brings to work every day. 

Contact George: 0412 008 909

Servicing the areas of:
Castle Hill | Kellyville | Bella Vista | Norwest | Baulkham Hills | Beaumont Hills | Rouse Hill | Box Hill | Nelson | Winston Hills | North Rocks | Northmead

Lending Specialist: Central Coast

Brad Simpson

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions


Contact Brad: 0403 717 802

Servicing the areas of:

Gosford | Terrigal | The Entrance | Wyong


Lending Specialist: Central Coast

Michael Simpson

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Contact Brad: 0423 359 465

Servicing the areas of:

Gosford | Terrigal | The Entrance | Wyong

Marketing & Business Operations

Julie Acevski

Julie recently joined The Brokerage Connection and with her high attention to detail and strong organisational skills, she is determined to  deliver the highest standard of service. Assisting all facets of the business from marketing to process improvements.

Contact Julie: 1300 466 455

Lending Specialist: Sutherland Area

Doug Durie

Personal & Commercial Loans, Investment Services & Business Sales & Acquisitions

Contact Doug: 0421 914 066

Doug is an expert in building multiple income and wealth streams by creating diverse and high-quality business and investment property portfolios.

Having previously practiced as a business coach, been a valued member of the Australian Defence Force and in the process of adding to his own real estate assets, Doug brings to The Brokerage Connection, the right balance of insights, integrity and knowledge so as to mentor and guide our customers and business partners throughout their brokering needs.

Whether it be selling your business, securing finance, starting out with or adding to your current investment property portfolio, Doug Durie has experience you can rely on.






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