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

48 Larch Crescent, Alexandra NZ



Easy build 770sqm section in this new subdivision bounds the green reserve giving a more spacious outlook. Title available on request. CF4704

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  • 4 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • 2 Car

27 Foster Place, Perriam Cove, Cromwell NZ

Buyer Enquiry Over $2,000,000


Situated on a parklike 3664sqm section this absolute waterfront property enjoys spectacular views of Lake Dunstan and the Pisa Range. The home offers approx 400sqm of executive style living featuring English Oak entertainers kitchen with open plan living and dining, home theatre room, four double bedrooms, three bathrooms, internal access double garage with loft above, great space for guests or teenage family. The section is manicured and fully landscaped with auto irrigation, featuring numerous indoor/outdoor living nooks, mature plantings offering shelter and privacy, BBQ pit and spa area along with your own boat jetty floating in the Cove. Off street parking for up to 10 vehicles with motor home dump station. Make no mistake, properties of this calibre are very seldom offered for sale. This "one of a kind" property will appeal to the discerning buyer looking for the finest lakeside living. Phone to view and arrange your private inspection. CF4664 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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Lot 9 Lowburn Valley Road, Cromwell NZ



Feels rural in residential area with trees, rocky gully and lake views. This 3006sqm section perched on a hill provides building opportunities for the more adventurous. Viewing a must. Subject to survey. Titles due Sept / Oct 2018. CF4582 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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Lowburn Valley Road, Cromwell NZ

Priced from $365,000


Lowburn Terraces is a premium location, only 5kms from the growing Cromwell township and a short distance to the lovely Lowburn Inlet. With sweeping views of the nearby mountain ranges you will have a lovely rural feel from your residential section. Title due September/October 2018. CF4584 CROMWELL THE HEART OF CENTRAL OTAGO

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