About Us

aboutusMike Whittaker Mortgages is a specialist mortgage company based in Parnell, Auckland.

Director Mike Whittaker, Mortgage Specialist Peter Horan and PA Julie McConville are well versed in the mortgage and finance space. Their key focus is to recommend the best possible lending arrangement for their clients, each of which has a very different set of requirements.

Mike Whittaker

Mike has worked as a mortgage specialist for 13 years and has built strong relationships with each of the major banks in New Zealand. He’s passionate about finding the right loan product for each of his clients.

Mike knows what it is like to buy a home for the first time and to grow your wealth through property investment. Mike owns 6 properties and has lending with a range of banks. He walks the walk and knows the ins and outs of mortgage lending.

Mike comes from a competitive sporting background, getting up every day at 5:15am since he was 12, training as a cox in the sport of rowing. Mike has won over 20 NZ rowing titles and 60 North Island titles. He also represented NZ at many world championships and won a silver medal at the 1995 world rowing championships.

Mike puts 100% effort into getting your loan approved and takes pride in making the whole experience painless and easy to understand.


Julie McConville

As Mike’s able PA, Julie runs the office and assists clients in the structure and loan application process. Julie works hard to get to know each client and their needs. People always have lots of questions when buying a home, especially for the first time. Julie prides herself in being a great resource for answering these questions.

Julie has worked in the finance industry for many years and has extensive knowledge in loan applications and is the Queen of fixing rates.

Hannah Do

Our new edition to the team, Hannah has a finance degree and now heads the team that puts the loans together to be presented to the bank, born in Vietnam she loves NZ and is always out an about buying expensive hand bags.