Clever Strategies to Lower Your Energy Bills

Clever Strategies to Lower Your Energy Bills Introduction: Applying a series of tips to save energy at home is as beneficial for the environment as it is for your wallet. Energy consumption has increased disproportionately, in many cases because we are not really aware of the expense that some of our habits entail. If yourRead Article

The Power of Positive Thinking: How to Cultivate an Optimistic Mindset

Intro:  In a world frequently laden with challenges and uncertainties, the influence of positive thinking emerges as a beacon, illuminating our path through life’s intricacies with resilience and grace. An optimistic mentality is more than just a fleeting sentiment; it signifies a profound approach to existence that holds the power to significantly impact our overallRead Article

The Best Tips for Buying Your First Home: Assisting First-Time Buyers with Expert Advice

Introduction Buying your first home is a momentous decision, and for first-time buyers, it can be both exciting and overwhelming. It marks a significant milestone in one’s life, symbolizing financial independence and stability. However, navigating the real estate market can be a daunting task, especially without the right guidance. In this article, we will provideRead Article

Tips for Balancing Work and Personal Life: Enjoying Your Free Time Stress-Free

Introduction In today’s fast-paced world, achieving a work-life balance has become increasingly challenging for many individuals. Juggling professional responsibilities with personal life can often lead to stress, burnout, and a reduced quality of life. However, with thoughtful strategies and mindful practices, it is possible to create a harmonious balance between work and personal life, allowingRead Article

Happy Chinese Lunar New Year 2023

Chinese New Year 2023 is the year of the water rabbit, starting on January 22, 2023 (Chinese New Year), and ending on February 9, 2024 (Chinese New Year’s Eve). If you were born in one of the following years, then you are a Water Rabbit:   1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023 The Chinese NewRead Article

Are you prepared to buy at auction?

Auctions are still happening around the country and despite the economic downturn they will continue to be a method of sale. Are you prepared to buy at auction?   Thousands of auctions happen across the country every week and much of their popularity is surely to do with the transparency and accessibility of the processRead Article

The Ultimate Bathroom

  The top bathroom updates you need! Bathrooms are functional spaces. It’s a room where, on average, we’ll spend over 400 days of our lives and it’s often a room that ranks as one of the most important when selling a home. For such a well-used and impression-creating space, it’s often neglected and overlooked byRead Article

Happy New Year

As 2022 draws to a close, we say a heartfelt thank you to all of our friends & colleagues who have generously supported our agency this past year. To our clients, thank you for entrusting your journeys into our hands, it has been a privilege and pleasure to have walked alongside you. We wish forRead Article

Happy holidays & our seed initiative

  The holidays are nearly here and the ‘silly’ season is in full swing. We here at First National Real Estate Empower have recently finished bagging and tagging over 2500 packets of lettuce seeds (organic & sourced locally) that would have already landed in letterboxes around the Franklin district. We wanted to give back inRead Article

First National Real Estate are winners for the 4th Year

CANSTAR BLUE ANNOUNCES FIRST NATIONAL REAL ESTATE IS NEW ZEALAND’S LEADER FOR CUSTOMER SATISFACTION   For a fourth time, customer satisfaction research and ratings agency, Canstar Blue, has announced First National Real Estate the winner of its 2022 ‘Most Satisfied Customers’ award, following customer research about the experience of homeowners, tenants and landlords with New Zealand’sRead Article