Meet the team

 
 
Cameron & Rob Hooper

It's all about the team

As a group of sales professionals our First National salespeople based in Tauranga and surrounds pride themselves on delivering every time, we position ourselves as being local market leaders while being up to date with the latest Real Estate training available under the REAA. Marketing and communication is an art form and you will find these professional well versed at both proof being when engaging them as your expert on your next Real Estate transaction.

Meet Our Owners

 

Management

Rob Hooper

Rob Hooper

Principal
021 548 600
rob@taurangarealty.co.nz

After being in banking for approximately 12 years Rob has been involved in all facets of the real estate industry for over 25 years and an owner/principal for most of those.
Rob is an Associate of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand AREINZ and gained his Diploma in Real Estate Studies from...

see agent profile
Cameron Hooper

Cameron Hooper

General Manager
021 280 1000
cameron@taurangarealty.co.nz

Cameron Hooper is our General Manager and company shareholder at Kaimai Real Estate - Hooper First National. Being a second-generation salesperson and having worked as a Sales Consultant, Property Manager and now General Manager, he has gained a wide knowledge base and understanding of the Real...

see agent profile

Bethlehem

Pete Dobson

Pete Dobson

Property Consultant
027 650 0411
pete@taurangarealty.co.nz

Pete has been working in the real estate industry since 2009, and been involved in photography, Video, internet as well as paper advertising, signage and contributing to the marketing of 1000's of properties in Tauranga and Western bay

Pete emigrated to New Zealand in 2007 with his family and...

see agent profile
Jo Chapman

Jo Chapman

Property Consultant
027 778 8137
jo@taurangarealty.co.nz

Jo has a proven background in High-Performance Residential and Luxury Lifestyle properties.
Her knowledge and experience spans over many years whilst working with both large corporate Real Estate companies, setting up a Real Estate division in a large Law Firm; international speaking and...

see agent profile
Cathy Hooper

Cathy Hooper

Property Consultant
027 494 7712
cathy@taurangarealty.co.nz

Having lived in the Tauranga/ Mount Maunganui for most of her life, Cathy has worked in and around the Real Estate Industry for 25 years. Throughout these years she has worked for and with various property developers in the Bay of Plenty. Cathy believes strongly in Trust, Integrity, Empathy and...

see agent profile
Ken Wilson

Ken Wilson

Property Consultant
027 573 5145
ken@taurangarealty.co.nz

Ken started in Real Estate in Palmerston North in 1985 after two years he moved to Auckland’s North Shore to work at Browns Bay Realestate.



Shortly after the share market crash of 1987 a move to Cambridge was necessary and a position at Cambridge First National was taken up. After two...

see agent profile
John McDermott

John McDermott

Property Consultant Commercial
027 497 6325
john@taurangarealty.co.nz

Introducing your Commercial Consultant John McDermott, John joined First National Real Estate at the Bethlehem office after many years selling Commercial Real Estate in Tauranga; this was preceded by many years selling Residential Real Estate in both Auckland and Hamilton. During his time John...

see agent profile
Ross Goodwin

Ross Goodwin

Property Consultant Rural
0272 797 329
ross@taurangarealty.co.nz

I am a Real Estate salesperson living in the sunny Western Bay of Plenty. Previous to entering the property market in 1989 I was part of my family construction company – Goodwin Homes, I have worked in various occupations around the world, and have owned and operated my own orchard growing...

see agent profile
John Walters

John Walters

Property Consultant
021 412 515
johnwalters@taurangarealty.co.nz

John Walters is 63. I was born in Whangarei.
After completing Bachalor of Management Studies in accounting I went to Australia for 10 years. I soon left accounting and became National Perishables Food Buyer for Woolworths, then NSW Sales Manager for General Jones which was sold to McCaines...

see agent profile
April Vaudrey

April Vaudrey

Property Consultant Tauranga
022 651 0925
579 3331
aprilrose@taurangarealty.co.nz

April brings a vast array of skills and experiences to the table. She has successfully managed a vast amount of properties in Property Management over the past few years, and has a long career of over 20 years, in a variety of areas in the Real Estate industry encompassing sales as well as Branch...

see agent profile

Papamoa

Te Puke

Adele Alexander

Adele Alexander

Property Consultant Te Puke
027 936 5500
adele@tepukerealty.co.nz

I am proud to be a key member of the First National Te Puke team. Prior to returning to New Zealand in 2012, I spent 14 years in Sydney building my career and developing a reputation for excellent sales, marketing and customer service. I was a Sales Executive for 10 of those 14 years.


I...

see agent profile
Margaret Alexander

Margaret Alexander

Property Consultant Te Puke
027 248 0150
margaret@tepukerealty.co.nz

I was born in Northern Ireland - in 1957 our family immigrated to Te Puke where I have lived ever since.

I started my Real Estate career in March 1995 and furthered it by undertaking extensive training courses to obtain my Branch Managers qualification and then the AREINZ Associate.

I...

see agent profile
Gurpreet Dhillon

Gurpreet Dhillon

Property Consultant Te Puke
027 580 6186
gurpreet@tepukerealty.co.nz

Gurpreet is a proud member of First National Te Puke and is very passionate about real estate. His genuine desire to help other people, incredible approachable personality and attention to details gives his clients easy approach and satisfactory results. Through his past experience of owning a...

see agent profile

Welcome Bay

Pam Hill

Pam Hill

Property Consultant
027 674 4001
pam@taurangarealty.co.nz

Returning back to New Zealand in 2014 after six years on the Central Queensland Coast of Australia, my family and I have settled locally into Pyes Pa and love the convenience of the location with access to all areas of Tauranga along with the ever increasing facilities that are developing through...

see agent profile
Kevin and Shirley Wells

Kevin and Shirley Wells

Property Consultant
027 478 8905
kevin@taurangarealty.co.nz

What a Team! It’s all about ABILITY

Working in this industry for almost 20 years indicates durability, stability, knowledgeability, reputability, dependability, capability, creditability, accountability, honourability, unflappability, stickability, trustability, flexability, innovatability...

see agent profile
Tammy Francis

Tammy Francis

Property Consultant
027 632 2349
tammy@taurangarealty.co.nz

As a father and daughter team, Rod Sampson and Tammy Francis have blended their love of family with their love of real estate - combining their strengths for the benefit of all their clients.

Rod and his wife Lyn have raised their family in the Bay of Plenty for the past thirty years and as...

see agent profile
Rod Sampson

Rod Sampson

Property Consultant
021 110 3900
rod@taurangarealty.co.nz

As a father and daughter team, Rod Sampson and Tammy Francis have blended their love of family with their love of real estate - combining their strengths for the benefit of all their clients.

Rod and his wife Lyn have raised their family in the Bay of Plenty for the past thirty years and as...

see agent profile
Linda Burrows

Linda Burrows

Property Consultant
027 736 8253
linda.burrows@taurangarealty.co.nz

I come from a background that includes selling new homes from plans for construction companies for 6 ½ years, 2 ½ years in as administrator for a company that ran five different businesses including parks and reserves gardens and grounds for the Tauranga City Council. I have 17 years as a...

see agent profile

Katikati

Barbara Steel

Barbara Steel

Property Consultant
021 206 3013
barbara@katikatirealty.co.nz

Barbara grew up in Hamilton and, in the late 70’s married and shifted to Wellington where her husband was stationed with the RNZAF. IN 1999, they sold up in Wellington, shifted to Tauranga and bought A Cat’s World boarding cattery in Oropi. In early 2018, after 19 years in the cattery, they sold...

see agent profile
Phil Weingott

Phil Weingott

Property Consultant Katikati
021 998 246
phil@katikatirealty.co.nz
see agent profile

Pukehina

Tanya Dunham

Tanya Dunham

Property Consultant Pukehina
027 473 5572
tanya@pukehinarealty.co.nz

Tanya began Real Estate in 1991 and is a full time professional who applies her superior talents and skills to marketing and selling properties in the Bay of Plenty.

“Personally, for much of my career in real estate I have specialised in selling first homes and investment properties having...

see agent profile

Rentals

Renee Carter

Renee Carter

Rentals Administrator
rentals@taurangarealty.co.nz

Renee will be bringing an extensive background from previous account management rolls and with her systematic organisational skills she will be raising the standard of service delivery to our valued clients.

“I am a dynamic problem solver, who thrives in a fast paced environment where...

see agent profile
Genna Short

Genna Short

Business Development Manager - Property Management
027 736 8842
genna@papamoarealty.co.nz

Genna is known as a hardworking, approachable and informative individual. Genna values honesty, integrity & has a broad minded approach. Genna is particular about good relations and open communication, she delivers a high standard of customer service thereby achieving & often exceeding...

see agent profile
Karen Morris

Karen Morris

Property Manager Tauranga
027 736 8669
07 579 3337
karen@taurangarealty.co.nz

I have worked in Property Management for five years and I take a no nonsense approach to the management of your property. My dedication to the process of property management means that the entire experience is a positive one, from the initial contact with the property owner, through to appraising...

see agent profile
Linda Burrows

Linda Burrows

Property Manager Tauranga
021 460 144
07 579 3330
linda@taurangarealty.co.nz

Linda comes from a background in Real Estate that includes selling new homes for construction companies & 15 years as a successful Sale Person locally in Tauranga.

Her delivery has a positive and relaxed style that takes the stress out of any transaction with a hard working ‘can do’ attitude....

see agent profile
Andrew Main

Andrew Main

Property Manager Tauranga
027 736 8252
andrew@taurangarealty.co.nz

Andrew was born and bred in Palmerston North and after completing his Bachelor of Business Studies Degree in Marketing has lived in various locations around the world but has now made Tauranga his home with his wife Ligia.

Having spent several years in sales, customer service and retention...

see agent profile
Wendy MacDiarmid

Wendy MacDiarmid

Property Manager Papamoa
027 283 3300
wendy@papamoarealty.co.nz

Wendy has been in the property industry for 14 years managing apartments and hotels throughout the Bay of Plenty and also a short time in Queenstown.

Wendy was born and bred in the Bay of Plenty and currently resides in Mt Maunganui enjoying apartment life. Wendy is actively involved in her...

see agent profile
Adrienne Uerata

Adrienne Uerata

Property Manager _ Te Puke
027 276 3707
tepukerentals@tepukerealty.co.nz

Brought up on the Hauraki Plains and previously employed with Harcourts Real Estate has definitely given me the insight and motivation to pursue this position with First National in the Bay of Plenty. Having worked my way up the ladder from administration, personal assisting, licensed agent and...

see agent profile
Catharina Andrews

Catharina Andrews

Rentals Administrator Papamoa
027 283 3300
rentals@papamoarealty.co.nz

Catharina has worked as an administrator in Real Estate for the past nine years. Having worked in Whangamata and moving to Papamoa 4 years ago. Previous work experience included many years in management roles.

“I have a passion for customer service and am pleased to be part of a dynamic team...

see agent profile

Admin Team

Barbara Cuttance

Barbara Cuttance

Administrator Welcome Bay
07 576 9868
office@taurangarealty.co.nz
see agent profile

Contact us today

we look forward to helping you reach your real estate goals
 
Security Code: