Welcome to First National Cromwell

We are the only locally owned and operated real estate firm in Cromwell. Our company has a reputation of hard working, knowledgeable sales people supported by an efficient administration team. We are open 7 days a week to provide our clients with the best service.

Our team is experienced, successful and proven in selling properties since 1987. Our company has a highly respected profile with a large client base of satisfied vendors and potential buyers.
Our point of difference is that we work together as a team supporting each other and our clients.

We enjoy a very high profile, air conditioned and spacious office with plenty of window display, along with our own customer car parks. We are affiliated to the First National Network with offices linked Nationwide and in Australia.

We trust you will find our friendly Salespeople enthusiastic and competent when it comes to achieving your desired Real Estate needs.


Jeanine Ellis is local and passionate, she enjoys getting out and about in Cromwell and particularly enjoys the outdoor pursuits Central Otago offers. Deciding on a career in real estate was a natural progression after a long career in auditing and farming. She is making a mark, setting standards and enjoying being a big part of Cromwell and Central Otago. “We all work with property, I work with people” - Jeanine Ellis

Owen Joyce, through excellent communication skills, has built many long term client relationships which consistently provide him with repeat business and referrals. Honesty, skillful negotiating, and knowing when to listen, are some of his key attributes that have enabled him to continually achieve high performance awards. If you’re looking for a trusted Real Estate consultant offering an uncomplicated approach to your Real Estate requirements, with a thorough understanding of the sales process, then contact Owen today.

Hilary Seagrave - ensures that the sales process is all about you. An exceptional, intuitive instinct for finding out what matters most to people, she makes sure you achieve the result that you want. With a wealth of experience selling residential and commercial real estate in Auckland and Christchurch, her marketing and negotiation skills are well honed. Her friendly and approachable manner, coupled with dedication and hard work, ensures a great working relationship. A consistent high-achiever, her outstanding levels of success and her ability to work successfully with vendors and buyers across the entire demographic spectrum have all contributed to her exceptional reputation.

Henry van der Velden is a partner in the Company and is an associate of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand. He has also served as past president on the Central Lakes Sub District Committee. He is a licensed Auctioneer, a valuable team member and mentor to our new Salespeople.

Pam van der Velden is the Principal/Licensee of the company and Real Estate is in her blood so to speak. Pam loves being involved in real estate and gets great satisfaction from helping people move onto the next stage of their lives and achieving their dreams. Find out about our Rural and Viticulture options.

When making contact please ask for your Personal Sales Agent.

Latest Listings

  • 6 Bed
  • 4 Bath
  • 4 Car

7 The Dunes, Cromwell NZ

Deadline Sale (prior offers considered)


Don't miss this opportunity to live in Cromwell's exclusive Golfers Gated Community. On offer there are 3 different opportunities to secure your investment for now and the future. This new and sparkling large home has quality fixtures and fittings all finished to a high standard. Opportunity 1 Unit 1 Well-proportioned 150sqm's of open plan living leading to the outdoor entertainment area and walkway to the 9th Tee. With 3 bedrooms, family bathroom, master bedroom including ensuite and walk in wardrobe plus 2 car garaging. Opportunity to invite guests or extended family to come and enjoy a round or two of golf. Offered for sale by Deadline closing 30th April 2019 at 4pm (prior offers considered) Opportunity 2 Unit 2 Substantial unit covering 294sqm including two oversized living areas. The kitchen boasts quality appliances with fantastic butlers pantry. The downstairs living flows to the outdoors and leads to the walkway up to the 9th Tee. Also on the ground level are 2 large double bedrooms and main bathroom. Upstairs is a private oasis including the second living area with kitchenette and balcony overlooking the golf course. A large spacious master bedroom, which could accommodate a peaceful reading area, has walk in wardrobe and ensuite, plus a balcony to relax and watch the world go by. This property has been future proofed with solar power to be connected. Offered for sale by Deadline closing 30th April 2019 at 4pm (prior offers considered) Opportunity 3 Nest and Invest; secure both properties and collect the rent from one and reside in the other Ideal opportunity to secure for a family member. All offers will be considered. Contact us now to arrange a private viewing or come to the open homes. CF4755 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Car

8 Hortons Way, Cromwell NZ

Deadline Sale (prior offers considered)


A builders own home are often the best homes to buy. Built with meticulous attention to detail this new home is full of style and comfort. Bright, light and contemporary offering flexible large living spaces all connected thoughtfully to the outdoors with featured impressive cathedral windows to welcome the view. Superior well appointed kitchen including walk-in pantry which blends smoothly into family living, truly an entertainers dream. Accommodation is made up of an oversized master suite with walk-in-robe and large ensuite flowing to outdoor patio area. Three further generous sized double bedrooms. Home has been designed to keep you warm during our cold winter months and comfortably cool in our long summer days. Garaging easy double with plenty of off-street parking for all the extras. Conveniently located in a quiet, private, cul-de-sac enjoying expansive views, your morning routine will soon be set. Put this on your must view list. Call now. Sale by Deadline closing 26th April 2019 @ 4pm (prior offers considered) CF4753 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO.

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  • 4 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Car

31 Ferry Lane, Pisa Moorings, Cromwell NZ



Set in a quiet private location and bathed in all day sun, this beautifully presented four bedroom family home is the one that you have been waiting for. You will be impressed with the easy flow of this home, the seamless indoor/outdoor living and you can't help but relax in the tranquil setting with gorgeous landscaped gardens, water feature trickling away in the background and lets not forget the swimming pool. Add to this the great garaging, heaps of off street parking with room for the motor home and boat and so close to the boat ramp and walking tracks bounding Lake Dunstan. A must see to appreciate what this home offers. CF4752 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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  • 4 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 1 Car

9 Towan Place, Cromwell NZ


Come view to appreciate this 4 bedroom, open plan, low maintenance home bounding onto a greenway. The bathroom and kitchen have been upgraded providing modern styles enhancing the interior decor. Situated in a quiet street privately tucked away the property is on the market to sell. It's going..... Auction 6th April 2019, on site at 1pm. CF4751 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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