Far North QLD

Meet The Team

Darren Cordingley

Darren Cordingley is the principal of LJ Hooker Home Loans Far North Queensland. Being a long term Far North Queensland resident, Darren has a strong understanding of the Northern Queensland property market, and how you can obtain the very best home loan for your personal circumstances.


Darren has extensive experience in home lending , commercial lending and equipment finance, making him the right person to look after all your personal lending needs. You also have comfort in knowing that Darren will remain your lending contact both prior and after your loan settlement.

Darren’s focus on customer service is second to none and with his years of experience, you get the best advice for your individual circumstances. Whether buying your first home, upgrading or securing an investment, Darren is able to guide you through the process from start to finish, putting your mind at ease. Darren can provide fast home loan approvals, backed by the right home loan product for you.

Darren is a member of the MFAA and AFCA. He also holds a Diploma of Financial services (Finance/Mortgage Broking Management). He is a strong supporter of many local community events, and lives in the Cairns with his family.

LJ Hooker Home Loans is a real alternative to the banks, providing a more personalised approach, and specialist guidance on property purchasing and home loan refinancing. Our home loan products offer a wide range of features including free redraw and offset, combined with fully mobile online account access.

Kylie Cordingley

Kylie is the Business Manager for LJ Hooker Home Loans Far North Queensland.

Kylie holds a Diploma of Management, a Diploma of Accounting and has over 30 years’ experience in financial control, business planning, and taxation. This enables us to provide our customers with the best guidance in relation to loan structuring and their finance needs.


In addition to her extensive experience, Kylie also assists with guiding clients on managing their loans post settlement and helping with ongoing reviews of their loan to ensure their rate and features suit their financial goals.

In partnership with her husband Darren, the team at LJ Hooker Home Loans Far North QLD is the right choice for your home loan and property lending needs.

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