Jeremy Fisher, managing director and founder of 1st Street Financial, is one of the most awarded mortgage brokers in the industry. Beginning as a one-man band in Sydney’s Rose Bay, 1st Street now consists of a team of 20 spread out across NSW, Queensland, and Victoria. Under his leadership, the brokerage now boasts a high retention rate, with the majority of its new business coming from existing client referrals and business partnerships; a total loan book of $5.9 billion; and the highest average value of settlements per broker. Fisher, who started broking in 2001, is a familiar name in MPA’s Top 100 Brokers and Top 10 Brokerages rankings. Since 2002, Fisher has settled in excess of $1.5 billion worth of property loans, providing clients with exceptional results and highly personalised service.