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Vantage Mortgages, your local Mortgage Advisers in Banbury is made up of super knowledgeable individuals with years of experience in the industry, most importantly though, we are all real people just like you!

We pride ourselves on being friendly and approachable. Our door is always open to any questions you may have so don’t be afraid to come and say hi. Whether you are a first time buyer, purchasing a new home or looking to remortgage Vantage Mortgages can help. We also provide Buy To Let Mortgages.

Meet the team

Adam Messer Vantage Mortgages

Adam Messer

Position: Director

Adam is the director of Vantage and has been a mortgage adviser since 2007. Adam is in the office every day and oversees the Vantage family. Adam loves nothing more than keeping in touch with clients he has helped from the very start of their mortgage journey – from the very first one as first-time buyers to re-mortgaging years later. He lives just outside Banbury with his wife, Julie and their two young boys. Away from the office Adam is passionate about motorsport and cake. He makes a particularly good chocolate cake but never makes the tea!

Adam Messer Vantage Mortgages

Adam Messer

Director

Adam is the director of Vantage and has been a mortgage adviser since 2007. Adam is in the office every day and oversees the Vantage family. Adam loves nothing more than keeping in touch with clients he has helped from the very start of their mortgage journey – from the very first one as first-time […]

Gemma Whiting Vantage Mortgages

Gemma Whiting

Position: Mortgage and Protection Advisor

Gemma has lots of experience in the financial industry, with most of her working career being in Retail Banking and Mortgages. She strives to exceed customers expectations and loves putting her customer service skills to the test!
Outside of work, Gemma enjoys walking her dog in the countryside, crime documentaries and shopping for a bargain!

Gemma Whiting Vantage Mortgages

Gemma Whiting

Mortgage and Protection Advisor

Gemma has lots of experience in the financial industry, with most of her working career being in Retail Banking and Mortgages. She strives to exceed customers expectations and loves putting her customer service skills to the test! Outside of work, Gemma enjoys walking her dog in the countryside, crime documentaries and shopping for a bargain!

Sam Cashmore Vantage Mortgages

Sam Cashmore

Position: Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Sam was previously a mortgage adviser for a large estate agency so he’s an expert in the entire process of moving house, from getting that first valuation to completion day. He is dedicated to helping clients finance their dream home. In his spare time, he enjoys going for walks with his two dogs, playing golf and watching the NFL.

Sam Cashmore Vantage Mortgages

Sam Cashmore

Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Sam was previously a mortgage adviser for a large estate agency so he’s an expert in the entire process of moving house, from getting that first valuation to completion day. He is dedicated to helping clients finance their dream home. In his spare time, he enjoys going for walks with his two dogs, playing golf […]

Dan Hemblen Vantage Mortgages

Dan Hemblen

Position: Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Dan has joined us after many years with a national building society. Adam and Dan go way back and are well matched in terms of their drive to build excellent client relationships that keep them returning time after time. Dan enjoys following Norwich City, socialising at weekends and then spending the weeknights trying to burn off these endeavours at the gym.

 

Dan Hemblen Vantage Mortgages

Dan Hemblen

Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Dan has joined us after many years with a national building society. Adam and Dan go way back and are well matched in terms of their drive to build excellent client relationships that keep them returning time after time. Dan enjoys following Norwich City, socialising at weekends and then spending the weeknights trying to burn […]

Helen Gough Vantage Mortgages

Helen Gough

Position: Client Executive

Adam met Helen way back when he first started as a mortgage broker. Helen is our client executive and keeps in touch with all clients old and new, getting in touch when mortgages are due for renewal. When she’s not working, she is usually with her family or in the gym – she inspires us all to be healthier!

Helen Gough Vantage Mortgages

Helen Gough

Client Executive

Adam met Helen way back when he first started as a mortgage broker. Helen is our client executive and keeps in touch with all clients old and new, getting in touch when mortgages are due for renewal. When she’s not working, she is usually with her family or in the gym – she inspires us […]

Julie Messer Vantage Mortgages

Julie Messer

Position: Marketing Manager

Julie is married to Adam and splits her time between managing our marketing and social media platforms whilst looking after Oscar and Fraser. She argues she has the hardest job of all! She was a primary school teacher before having children and then ran a small business in which she learnt she had a flair for creativity and a passion for social media. Julie loves walking Dotty the dog and when feeling bendy – a bit of yoga!

Julie Messer Vantage Mortgages

Julie Messer

Marketing Manager

Julie is married to Adam and splits her time between managing our marketing and social media platforms whilst looking after Oscar and Fraser. She argues she has the hardest job of all! She was a primary school teacher before having children and then ran a small business in which she learnt she had a flair […]

Jade Barcock Vantage Mortgages

Jade Barcock

Position: Protection advisor

We are so thrilled to have Jade on the Vantage team. She’s already proved herself as super organised, efficient and quickly keeps up to date with lender requirements for each case to make sure that everyone gets their mortgage offers as quickly as possible. In her spare time Jade attends a local dance school and enjoys socialising with her friends and family – finding any excuse to pop to London with them!

Jade Barcock Vantage Mortgages

Jade Barcock

Protection advisor

We are so thrilled to have Jade on the Vantage team. She’s already proved herself as super organised, efficient and quickly keeps up to date with lender requirements for each case to make sure that everyone gets their mortgage offers as quickly as possible. In her spare time Jade attends a local dance school and […]

Amy Mitchell Vantage Mortgages

Amy Mitchell

Position: Mortgage Case Administrator

Having previously worked with us as a property manager in lettings, Amy brings her excellent communication skills and patience when dealing with challenging mortgage cases. This is how Amy works on all that she takes on – quietly making sure the job gets done. Enjoys a good thriller and the occasional crime documentary as well as being a huge fan of her son’s band. 

Amy Mitchell Vantage Mortgages

Amy Mitchell

Mortgage Case Administrator

Having previously worked with us as a property manager in lettings, Amy brings her excellent communication skills and patience when dealing with challenging mortgage cases. This is how Amy works on all that she takes on – quietly making sure the job gets done. Enjoys a good thriller and the occasional crime documentary as well […]

Joanna Sleem

Joanna Sleem

Position: Mortgage Case Administrator

Joanna is a case administrator so assists the advisors to make sure mortgages cases go through smoothly. Joanna takes care of the day to day running of the office – Adam would be lost without her! We’re glad she’s here with us and not in Cornwall a place she loves to go camping with her family. She also makes the world’s best brownies.

Joanna Sleem

Joanna Sleem

Mortgage Case Administrator

Joanna is a case administrator so assists the advisors to make sure mortgages cases go through smoothly. Joanna takes care of the day to day running of the office – Adam would be lost without her! We’re glad she’s here with us and not in Cornwall a place she loves to go camping with her […]

Holly Lambert Vantage Mortgages

Holly Lambert

Position: Mortgage Case Administrator

Holly is our senior case administrator, so she assists the advisors to get mortgage applications completed and keeps Adam on track! Adam and Holly have worked together in the past and make a great team, with her fab sense of humour and ability to get the job done! Holly enjoys a fine wine but not milk!

Holly Lambert Vantage Mortgages

Holly Lambert

Mortgage Case Administrator

Holly is our senior case administrator, so she assists the advisors to get mortgage applications completed and keeps Adam on track! Adam and Holly have worked together in the past and make a great team, with her fab sense of humour and ability to get the job done! Holly enjoys a fine wine but not […]

Dotty

Position: Chief Happiness and Productivity Officer

Dotty is Julie and Adam’s dog who can be found in the office most days. She loves nothing more than saying hello to our clients and wagging her tail on her walk to work in the morning. Enjoys; chasing bubbles, digging and is partial to the off piece of chicken. Dislikes; baths and long car journeys

Dotty

Chief Happiness and Productivity Officer

Dotty is Julie and Adam’s dog who can be found in the office most days. She loves nothing more than saying hello to our clients and wagging her tail on her walk to work in the morning. Enjoys; chasing bubbles, digging and is partial to the off piece of chicken. Dislikes; baths and long car […]

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