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Cooper ROSE Mortgages is a mortgage brokerage offering highly competitive mortgage solutions selected from the thousands of lender schemes across the market panel of lenders.

Originally formed in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1992 as a mortgage advisory service and later as Cooper ROSE Mortgages we are a independant broker, providing professional advice and guidance in all areas of the mortgage market. In addition to standard residential mortgage and re-mortgage expertise we offer specialist advice in the Buy to Let and Offset mortgage arena through our highly focused and and highly trained advisers.

We offer mortgages from the whole of the market which assures our clients that they are getting the right product for their needs. There may be a fee for mortgage advice.

A mortgage is a loan secured against your home or property. Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage or any other debt secured against it.

The Financial Conduct Authority does not regulate most forms of buy to let mortgage.

Meet the Team

Cooper ROSE is a mortgage broker. We offer mortgage solutions from a whole range of lender schemes. We take into account every lender in the country, when we find the right mortgage. But we are proud to be here specifically for the people of the North East.

We love meeting new people, so please come in to our Newcastle offices if you have any questions about mortgages or insurance.

Louise Havelock

Louise Havelock

Mortgage & Protection Advisor

Louise started working in the business in 1996 and has risen to Director in Cooper ROSE. Soon after arriving she discovered that she was passionate about helping people find their right mortgage.

She became a qualified Mortgage Advisor, at a time when it was still quite a male-dominated profession. She’s proud of shattering a few preconceptions in the industry, but what really keeps her going is the feeling when a client gets a “yes”.

Away from work, Louise enjoys keeping fit, regular yoga classes and loves skiing during her Winter holidays.

Reece Havelock-Brown

Reece Havelock-Brown


Reece has been with Cooper Rose since October 2014 and provides admin support for the whole team.

His ambition is to become a qualified Mortgage Advisor for Cooper Rose. He has started the process by getting Qualified as General Insurance Specialist, passing his first exam he is now waiting to be signed off.

Reece is passionate about football and plays for various teams in his spare time.

Chris Bruce

Chris Bruce

Part-Time Administrator

Chris provides admin support on a part-time basis. She has several years experience in the property industry, originally being a returning client to Cooper Rose Mortgages and is now a valued member of the team.

In Chris’ spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Katie Bowman

Katie Bowman

NVQ Business Admin Level 2 & 3

Katie has been with Cooper Rose since June 2018. She is a full-time employee and provides admin support for the whole team.

Her ambition is to become a qualified Mortgage Advisor for Cooper Rose.

In her spare time Katie is a keen musician. She studied level 3 music performance at college and formally gigged around the local area in her band.


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