Our home loan team


  • Damian Vout
Damian Vout

Southern Regional Manager

Damian is our Southern Regional Manager. Damian has been in the finance industry since 1981. He has been involved in Finance Broking on both a commercial and residential basis for the last 10 years - specialising in delivery of solutions to meet your individual circumstances.
Why is it best to use a broker? Damian says "it's a huge commitment taking on a home loan. Don't just get sold a product. Ensure you are committing into a strategy that suits your individual circumstances with an advisor who is there to support you beyond your property settlement".
He has also been a longstanding state committee member of the MFAA, the industry's peak body, also holding the position of vice president for approximately 2 years.
Damian completed his schooling at St Virgil's College and holds diplomas in Business Management.
His interests include the mighty Hawthorn Football Club, fishing and he dabbles in home brewing.
He lives in the Derwent Valley with his wife and two children.

Contact Damian:
03 6221 5600
E: damian@tassiehomeloans.com.au

  • Grant Walker
Grant Walker

Accredited Mortgage Consultant

Grant joined Tassie Home Loans (THL) in November 2010 having previously worked at ANZ for 29 years in all aspects of the Banks branch network and also Business Banking. Grant's immediate position prior to joining THL was as manager of the Huonville branch where he had been for the previous 3 years. Grant specialises in consumer lending and enjoys assisting first home owners achieve the great Australian dream of home ownership. Grant can also assist with home insurance and referrals to partners to look at the following:

  • Term Life Cover
  • Trauma Cover
  • Total & Permanent Disability Cover
  • Income Protection Cover
  • Superannuation
  • Investments

Contact Grant:
P: 03 6221 5600
E: grant@tassiehomeloans.com.au

  • Jason Smyth
Jason Smyth

Accredited Mortgage Consultant

Although relatively young for your average Mortgage Broker Jason has a wealth of knowledge and a vast experience within the finance industry after starting his career with Islandstate Credit Union back in early 2006. He has been employed in multiple roles for many different organisations including MyState Financial, the Commonwealth Bank and another finance brokerage. Jason has also worked extensively within the tourism industry in some of the most picturesque locations both here in Australia and abroad. After completing his Diploma in Finance & Mortgage Broking Management in 2013 Jason has now become a full member of the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia and is accredited with over twenty-six lenders. Specialising in residential finance including all forms of purchases, construction finance, refinancing and debt consolidation he provides his clients with the best possible advice ensuring they reach their financial goals and objectives.

Contact Jason:
P: 03 6221 5600
E: jason@tassiehomeloans.com.au

  • Barrybw
Barry Stephens

Barry has assisted home buyers achieve their dreams for over 20 years. He has worked for a major bank and most recently with a local lender offering a diverse set of skills and expertise. Barry is passionate and focused to provide a solution based strategy when assisting his clients. Barry says "Every client is unique and has individual goals and objectives. It's vital to understand those requirements and guide them every step of the way to achieving their goal". With Barry you are a customer for life."

Contact Barry
P: 03 62215600
E: barry@tassiehomeloans.com.au

"Thanks for your patience with my many questions and for your expertise in sorting my home loan so efficiently. My finances have settled beautifully thanks to your efforts which have been seriously appreciated. I will be recommending Tassie Home Loans to all!"
- Tammie, Tassie Home Loans Customer