About Us

It’s a jungle out there!

With lenders fighting to get you to sign up for a loan or complex forms from comparison websites, it isn’t easy to know where to start when you need a mortgage or commercial funding.

At Blue Crocodile, we take a fresh approach, quickly getting to know your circumstances before searching the whole market and using our industry experience to find the best lending option.

Experienced Financial Advisors

Our team of experts are on hand to guide you through each stage of the process, helping reduce the paperwork and gather the right information to make finding a loan as hassle free and easy as possible.

We run a small team and are able to respond quickly to your enquiry to provide the personal service you deserve, with one point of contact.

Make it snappy

We pride ourselves on our efficient service and quick proposals.

Using our expertise to know where to search first, we can avoid many of the delays often encountered when searching for your own loans, whilst also being able to utilise our network of key contacts with many of the lenders to follow up applications and get things processed quickly.

It’s our combination of speed, agility and dedication to doing things properly, that has made Blue Crocodile the company it is today.

Meet the Team

With a wealth of experience and industry knowhow, we aim to save our customers money, searching the whole market to source the right loan for your circumstances.

Our dedicated team are on hand to guide you through the complex process of mortgages, secured loans and commercial funding.

If you would like to arrange a meeting to discuss your mortgage or loan requirements please contact us.

Richard Blakey

Director

As an ex-professional cricketer playing over 750 matches for Yorkshire and England, Richard has come up against his fair share of mortgage challenges over the years due to lenders stricter criteria’s on sportspeople. Along with his son Harrison he founded Blue Crocodile to be able to support both past and present professionals with their mortgage needs.

Through his cricketing career and current events company, Richard has built up a large network of contacts in every industry. This enables Blue Crocodile to utilise these connections to ensure we only work with handpicked partners that add real benefit to our customer’s mortgage journeys.

Harrison Blakey

Director & Mortgage Broker

After spending 6 years in the banking industry seeing first hand the difficulties customers face when dealing with larger banks, combined with his own personal mortgage experiences, Harrison founded Blue Crocodile to provide a modern and simple solution to customer’s mortgage needs.

Now a fully qualified broker and learning from the best, everything he does is geared to ensuring Blue Crocodile provide their customers with the best advice and the simplest end to end mortgage process.

Ben Corker (CeMap)

Senior Mortgage Broker

With over 15 years experience in the mortgage industry working as an adviser for the likes of Halifax, Ben’s customer service and knowledge are second to none. He prides himself on his ability to build relationships and his determination to help his customers in whatever way possible.

Being a whole of market broker now enables him to support as many customers as possible rather than having to turn customers away if they don’t fit one lenders criteria. He will stop at nothing to ensure his customers get the mortgage they require or are in the best possible position to do so when the time comes.

Michael Sutcliffe

Mortgage Case Handler

With over 15 years experience in the estate agency industry, Michael knows full well the importance of ensuring everything runs smoothly when it comes to mortgages. 

His attention to detail and exemplary customer service skills ensure that our customer’s experience is as simple as possible, that coupled with the fact Michael knows the house buying process inside out, means we can often offer advice beyond just the mortgage making the whole process as stress free as possible.