Office address: 400 George St, Sydney, NSW 2000
Year established: 2000
Company type: financial services
Employees: 270+
Expertise: mortgage origination, debt consolidation, near prime lending, prime lending
Parent company: N/A
CEO and key people: Mark Jones, CEO
Financing status:

Bluestone offers a suite of home loan products tailored to meet the diverse needs of Australians. With a focus on providing more personal home loan solutions, Bluestone stands out for its commitment to accommodating a wide range of circumstances, from self-employed individuals to those with unique financial situations. The company manages over $11 billion in home loans across Australia and New Zealand.

History of Bluestone

Founded in Sydney in 2000, Bluestone has grown to become a leading specialist residential home loan lender in Australia and New Zealand. Over the years, it has helped more than 51,000 Australians and 13,000 Kiwis, offering financial solutions that cater to a variety of needs, including refinancing, home purchasing, and residential property investment.

Products and Services of Bluestone

Bluestone's product offerings are designed to fit the unique circumstances of each borrower, including: 

  • low deposit solutions: for those who have spent a significant portion of their deposit
  • self-employed loans: tailored for business owners who might not have all of the usual paperwork available; no credit score needed
  • credit impaired solutions: caters to individuals with low credit ratings
  • different circumstances loans: for individuals with alternative income sources, such as single parents with multiple jobs
  • life event loans: offers support for those affected by significant life events 

Culture at Bluestone

Bluestone's culture is deeply rooted in its core values:

  • better together
  • think different
  • tell it as it is
  • own it like a boss
  • make it happen

The company has been known to “champion the untypical borrower.” It welcomes customers who may not tick all the boxes at other loan lenders, making the mortgage industry a bit more inclusive.

About Bluestone CEO Mark Jones

Mark Jones has led the organisation as CEO since August 2023. With a background in finance and fund services, Jones has held significant positions across various companies, including Citi, Barclays Bank, and Westpac. He Has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry.

Jones holds a degree in Finance & Accounting from Macquarie University and an MBA from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management.

The Future at Bluestone

Bluestone's journey reflects its dedication to offering specialised home loan solutions, fostering a culture of growth and inclusivity. As the company looks to the future, its commitment to providing exceptional home loan experiences remains one of its goals.

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