Family-owned, boutique mortgage broking company

Rob Parsons & Co. Mortgage First

You’ll deal direct with our mortgage brokers, Rob or Sam Parsons. Established in 1996, we are one of Canterbury’s original mortgage broking specialists. We have longstanding relationships with lenders... Their respect for our experience, reliability and honesty means we can often negotiate a better offer for you.

Simple process

The entire process of working with us can easily be done via phone and email. This saves you time by eliminating unnecessary meetings, and enables us to help clients throughout New Zealand, as well as Christchurch and Canterbury. You won’t need to chase lenders at all - we can be your sole point of contact. 95% of our business is through repeat or referred clients – a reflection of how we make the process of obtaining mortgage lending as simple as possible. Our Process

Free mortgage advice

Our mortgage services are absolutely free: no hidden fees or charges. This is because Rob Parsons and Co. Mortgage First receives a commission from the home loan provider you choose. For more information about this, see our Disclosure Statements. We’ll provide independent advice, assist with your mortgage application and negotiate with lenders on your behalf. Sam and Rob also provide ongoing support - for example, should you need to refinance or restructure your home loan in the future.


Owner & Mortgage Broker
Registered Financial Adviser


Rob Parsons is one of New Zealand’s most experienced mortgage brokers - highly regarded in the industry for his expertise and vast knowledge. Rob and his wife Vicky established the company in 1996 - becoming one of Canterbury’s first mortgage broking specialists.

Prior to becoming a mortgage broker, Rob’s 15-year banking and finance career included his role as Branch Manager of Trust Bank (now Westpac), in Christchurch.

Rob won the NZMBA* Canterbury Mortgage Broker of the Year award five times – more than any other mortgage broker in Canterbury. He also served on the board of the NZMBA for five years. (*New Zealand Mortgage Brokers Association - now merged with the Professional Advisers Association – the PAA.)


Mortgage Broker
Registered Financial Adviser



Office Manager


Professionalism & Code of Ethics

You also have the assurance of knowing Rob Parsons and Co. Mortgage First is a member of the Professional Advisers Association (PAA). This means we are committed to promoting the professionalism of the industry through regulation and the PAA Code of Ethics. The PAA supports the professional development of members, to enable them to deliver service and advice with appropriate knowledge and care.

As Registered Financial Advisers, Rob Parsons and Co. Mortgage First is also part of the NZ Financial Services Group – giving us increased buying power, and the services of the NZFSG support team.

We have the knowledge and expertise to get you the best home loan and results possible. 

Call or email us – Rob or Sam will get in touch to discuss your options.

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