Haarlem & Haarlemmermeer Housing & Education Event 2019

All you need to know about finding a home and education in Haarlem & Haarlemmermeer

Planning to rent, let, buy or sell a house? Wanting to know more about the Education system in the Netherlands and in the Haarlem & Haarlemmermeer area? Or just to meet and talk with housing and education professionals? This this is the event for you!

Attend lectures, visit information stands, ask all your questions and meet in the Café. On Saturday, May 18th from 1:00 to 5,30 pm in Haarlem.


  1. 1:00-4:40 pm Lectures by professionals, bar open
  2. 1:00-4:30 pm Info Plaza with exhibitors, bar open
  3. 4:30-5:30 pm Social & Networking Drinks in the bar/café.

1. Lectures about Housing, Education and Wellbeing; 1:00-4:40 pm

  1. 1:00-4:40 pm Lectures by professionals, bar open
  2. 1:00-4:30 pm Info Plaza with exhibitors, bar open
  3. 4:30-5:30 pm Social & Networking Drinks in the bar/café.

The program starts at 1:10 pm sharp!


1:10-1:25 pm  Philomeen Hillege, Municipality of Haarlem Developments in the Buying and Renting market in the Haarlem area

1:30-2:00 pm  Hella Contrucci, director of A1 Executive Estate; 25 Tips & Tricks on Real Estate

2:10-2:40 pm  Rental and buying & selling real estate agent Alison Mills of Lighthouse Property Services; All aspects of the private property market in Zuid Kennemerland and Haarlemmermeer

2:50-3:20  Robin Uijtdehaage and Nils Bartelds of Mister Mortgage; Why and how to understand your personal financial risks and opportunities

3:30-4:00 pm  Patrick Daas of ExpatsAmsterdam.com; Buy your house in Haarlem

4:10: 4:40 pm  Wouter Hofstee Holtrop of Expat Mortgages will outline The steps for internationals to obtain a Dutch mortgage.


1:30-2:00 pm  Annemarie Dees, Director Board of Foundation SKH (Stichting Kinderopvang Haarlemmermeer); How early learning starts at the daycare, like at SKH-children’s centers in Hoofddorp-Floriande

2:10-2:40 pm  Marian Schreppers, International School Haarlem; All you want to know about the International School in Haarlem

2:50-3:20 pm Rachel Smets of Rachel Smets, Take the ‘’shock’’ out of Culture Shock and Feel at Home anywhere.

2. Info Plaza; 1:00-4:30 pm

Here you can get information for all your Housing and Education questions in an informal way. 


A1Executive, De Optimist International School, Expat Mortgages, Expat Nest, ExpatsAmsterdam.com, expatsHaarlem, Guruscool Abacus,Hart Haarlem, Home Style ME, Kinderopvang Haarlemmermeer, Klavertje Vier, International School Haarlem (ISH, the mamas), LightHouse Property Services, The Holland Times.

3. Social & Networking Drink in the Café; 4:30-5:30 pm


In the central building of Hart Haarlem, Very easy to reach from Haarlem, Hoofddorp, Amsterdam, Amstelveen and Leiden: 2 minutes walk from bus station Tempelierstraat (direct connection from Haarlem CS and Hoofddorp) from Haarlem CS  minutes walks from Haarlem CS; 10 minutes walk from Haarlem CS; 2 minutes walk from parkings Houtplein and De Kamp

FREE Event with tickets

Note that even though this is a free event, free registration (free tickets) is required. 


The Housing & Education Event 2019 is made possible by:

A1 Executive Estate, Expat Mortgages, ExpatsAmsterdam.com, ExpatsHaarlem, Hart Haarlem, Lighthouse Property Services, Rabobank Haarlem, Stichting Kinderopvang Haarlemmermeer, The Holland Times.