Company Profile

"Your First Choice for Buying and Selling your home," 
Michael Kettle First National, Caloundra

 

A Local Perspective...

Established in 2011 as First National Real Estate Caloundra, our company, though young is firmly planted in the Caloundra community and surrounds.

We are still a growing company and will continue to grow and expand, where quality of business to our clients is our top priorty. Our team of world-class real estate professionals, local to Caloundra, will help you with all of your real estate needs.

In the past 5 years, First National has cemented its position as the Caloundra's number one agency, servicing areas from the beautiful heart of Caloundra, Sunshine Coast to Aroona, Currimundi, Battery Hill and the pristine coastal beauties of the Sunshine Coast, Golden Beach, Dicky Beach, Moffat Beach and Shelly Beach . We are proud to be recognized as an iconic local company employing accomplished and highly trained individuals in sales, property management, marketing and office management staff.

In 2012 the team at First National Caloundra received "Property Management Team of the Year in Australia" award and was awarded "Property Management Team of the Year in Queensland" in 2013.

We have developed the region’s best local database of clients who have expressed interest in  properties in the area as well as servicing clients as far as Ipswich in Queensland. We are also at the cutting-edge of real estate marketing and sales strategy as we continue to expand the company on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.

First National is all about its people and its community.

We are now looking for Real Estate Cadets who will be trained in every aspect of First National and we take pride in our creation of culture of support, friendship, fun and results.

Above all else, we live, work and play Caloundra because we know our area, love our people, embrace the coastal lifestyle and are activiely involved in local events, initiatives, local community groups and charities that help shape our region.

Our office has a very homely feel - so any questions you have feel free to drop in!

We look forward to sharing our knowledge and experience with you.

On A Global Scale...

First National was established in 1981 and has over 400 offices in Australia, New Zealand, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea. Behind the well known logo is a highly professional organisation that provides vital information for buyers and sellers.

  • National website that allows buyers to find properties in their area of interest.

  • FREE Home buyers and Home Sellers booklets that help you understand and get the best result from the buying or selling process.

  • Regular research reports and newsletters that give you important information on the current property market.

  • Access to Twitter with up-to-the-minute real estate news.

  • Comprehensive market forecasts by State.


Michael Kettle – The Man You Can Trust


Michael Kettle has been a dedicated real estate professional for 19 years and his sales achievements exceed well over $300 million. As a well-known, respected agent in the Caloundra area, his expertise is being married to the First National brand. Michael Kettle is the dealer principal for the Caloundra office, which operates under these guidelines:

  •     To achieve the best financial outcome for clients.

  •     To develop highly-effective, personalised marketing plans for each property

  •     To build relationships with his clients based on respect and trust.

  •     To make the potentially stressful real estate journey an enjoyable experience


Meet the CaloundraTeam


A carefully selected Team of specialists support the strategies initiated by Michael.

  • Property Manager Amanda Webb is your one stop contact for rentals in Caloundra and surrounding areas, managing all clients who are currently leasing or in the process of moving. Amanda is also your first port of call for any leasing enquiries, Geordi takes care of our prospective tenants handeling enquires and viewings through to processing and approving applications.

  • Administration Manager Geordi Hunt is responsible for the administration of your sales from the start to the finish by working closely with the Sales team to streamline your property sale or purchase. Geordi also takes care of all media related enquiries for the website, online and print newsletters, social media updates & more.
  • Other Specialist contractors with established expertise: auctioneer, professional copywriter, marketing consultant, photographer, IT consultant.


Connecting with the Community


Michael is an active member of the community, having lived with his wife and 3 children in Caloundra for 19 years. A keen cyclist, he and his wife have also been involved with:

  •     Coaching a Caloundra Lighthouse junior rugby team and umpiring.

  •     Coaching assistant to Matthew Flinders College team.

  •     Coaching a Caloundra junior cricket team.

  •     Fundraising and charity events.


In a sentence...


First National Real Estate Caloundra will deliver your property objectives, headed by a dedicated real estate team. We put you first!