Our mission at Yellow Brick Road Balmain is to provide our clients with quality mortgage solutions through trusted long-term relationships.

What's unique about YBR Balmain? We bring extensive experience to our clients having helped many individuals and businesses with a diverse range of mortgage solutions. From First Home Buyers to refinancers to investment property owners, we can assist end to end. What's keeping you up at night? 

We can help to take the stress out the process of applying for mortgage by mapping out what will happen and giving you realistic time frames.

We go above and beyond our competitors. Let our mortgage brokers exceed your expectations.

Our local area covers Balmain and Rozelle, however we are not restricted and everyone is more than welcome. 

Financial Planning services are provided by Authorised Representatives of InterPrac Financial Planning Pty Limited CAN 096 781 976 Australian Financial Services License (AFSL) 246638.


7/602-604 Darling Street, Rozelle NSW 2039
Opening Hours
Mon08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Tue08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Wed08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Thu08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Fri08:00 am - 06:00 pm
SatBy Appointment
7/602-604 Darling Street, Rozelle NSW 2039

Our Services

Home Loans

Commercial Loans

Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF)

Business Finance

Meet the Balmain team

James Candrick
Branch Principal and Mortgage Broker

With over 30 years of Banking & Finance experience, James brings a wide range of financial learnings to his clients, having worked with diverse individuals and businesses while employed at Westpac, Virgin Money, Unilever & in his own business. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics and has a Certificate IV in Mortgage Broking

As Principal at Yellow Brick Road Balmain, James and his team is passionate about providing clients with a pathway to financial success through their trusted long-term relationship model. He prides himself on being able to work on a range of client needs from: first home to refinance to an investment property. James originally moved to the area as a young man and met his future wife in Balmain and they soon made Rozelle their home. Having kids called for a move to nearby East Ryde but with a love of the local café, pub and live music culture, James and his family are never too far away from the Balmain culture. Away from work James enjoys spending time with his family and is a keen golfer and swimmer.


I can help with

  • Advice on home loans, residential and investment
  • Advice on refinancing loans to reduce rates and access cash

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