What We Do

As Mortgage brokers, Rob and Sam are able to gather a range of mortgage rates and offers from different lenders, then help you to choose the best mortgage for your situation.


If you want to consolidate your loans, or refinance your current mortgage, we can assist you in changing to a different mortgage provider or getting a more competitive rate from your current lender.

First time Home Buyers – Get the best mortgage deal

If this is the first time you’ve purchased a home, Rob or Sam can walk you through the steps to securing the best mortgage for your new home – give us a call today, and have a chat about your mortgage needs: 03 343 5432.

About Mortgage First:

Mortgage First is a boutique mortgage broking company owned & operated by Rob Parsons.

Rob was Branch Manager of Trust Bank (now Westpac) in Christchurch, when in 1996 he decided to end his 15 year banking career and begin his own mortgage broking business.

Having won multiple New Zealand Mortgage Brokers Association (NZMBA) ‘Mortgage Broker of the Year’ awards, Rob is one of New Zealand’s most experienced & recognised Mortgage Brokers.

Rob also served on the board of the NZMBA for 5 years and is highly regarded in the industry for his expertise and vast knowledge of the industry. 

You have the assurance of dealing with a member of the Professional Advisers Association (PAA), which incorporates the NZMBA. This means we are committed to promoting the professionalism of the industry through regulation and agreed ethics.

How much does is cost?

Our service is free to you.

There is no cost to our clients, and no hidden fees or charges – just free mortgage advice.

This is because we receive a commission from the home loan provider. See Rob’s Disclosure Statement for more information.