Locally owned and operated since 1923.

It all started with two brothers-in-law, three staff and one office.

And we’ve grown to become one of the largest businesses in the region employing more than 50 people, open 7 days a week, with offices in Bairnsdale, Paynesville, Lakes Entrance and Metung.

Since opening its doors, King & Heath’s business has developed into a leading provider of Real Estate services for the East Gippsland region. The company is proudly a co-founder and member of The First National Real Estate Group, a co-operative network of 450 independently owned agencies throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Established in 1981, King & Heath First National has access to the latest trends, superior technologies and marketing concepts. Our best practice quality assurance accreditation, leading national website, database collection and property matching systems provide potential sellers and buyers with the best opportunity to buy or sell real estate within the East Gippsland region. At the same time, we continuously improve our industry knowledge and services.

King & Heath First National is where the locals go for real estate since 1923.

What our clients have to say about us?


First of all, I would like to thank King & Heath for being an outstanding real estate to rent through. I have had zero problems, and in the last four years have been extremely grateful for all the properties I have rented.   

Fiona Venables

Thank you to Matt Baylis and the team from King & Heath in their professional management and negotiation of our purchase of the Swan Reach Hall. Excited!! I look forward to our ongoing association.

Shannon BroomeFantastic agent

Fantastic agent.  Kirsten has been thorough and kind absolutely terrific throughout this whole process!

Simon JamisonFriendly and Trustworthy

Richard is an old-fashioned real estate agent - very straight forward and easy to deal with, we felt very comfortable with Richard's advice and service throughout the transaction. Would recommend to buyers and sellers alike as a reliable and effective agent.

Ian & Margaret CharlesGreat Agent

Great agent. Paul and his team did an exceptional job.

Australia’s No. 1 Real Estate Network

Customer satisfaction research and ratings agency, Canstar Blue, has announced First National Real Estate the winner of its 2016 ‘Most Satisfied Customers’ award, based on comprehensive customer research about the experience of homeowners, tenants and landlords with Australia’s largest real estate brands.

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