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Housing Event 2017 & Social Networking Drink

Planning to rent, let, buy, build sell, renovate a house? Wanting to know how to get the best of your life abroad, know more about the International School Haarlem, or are you just interested in a social networking drink? This is the event for you! During the afternoon professional childcare is offered (free).

Register for this FREE HOUSING EVENT 2017 & social NETWORKING DRINK +  1 welcome drink now! 

At this event reliable selected professionals you will learn all there is to know about the legal, financial, tax and practical matters of renting, letting, buying or selling a home in the Netherlands.

And maybe you will even find your new home in Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Haarlem or Haarlemmermeer (Hoofddorp, Nieuw Vennep, Badhoevedorp etc.) or Leiden.

What can you expect?  

Combing through a market which is teeming with house hunters and financial consultants, the Housing Event is bringing together a dynamic group of companies that hold a repertoire of success stories with internationals  and international families. Speakers and exhibitors will share their expertise from their respective fields. An Expat life coach will tell you how to turn your challenges abroad into a meaningful experience.

The International School Haarlem will answer all your questions you may have about international schools and the International School Haarlem opening in September 2017.

A professional childcare company will entertain your kids with a a fantastic program at the Kids House.

The Social Networking Drink is from 5-7 pm. Of course you can also meet and chat before in the Info Plaza.

Expat Morgages will offer the participants a welcome drink.

Program: what and when

From 3:15 pm: Doors open & welcome drink

1) Housing pitches followed by Question & Answer session with the speakers in the Herenzaal from 4:00 pm

Speaker’s Program

The program starts at 4:00 pm sharp!

4:00 pm    Rental property estate agent Alison Mills of Lighthouse Property Services will expertly guide you through all aspects of the private property market in Zuid Kennemerland and Haarlemmermeer.

4:15 pm    Gerard Kampijon RE/MAX Multi Makelaars/Real estate agents will tell you the 10 most important things to do when buying or renting a house in the Netherlands.

4:30 pm    Ghisèle Ideler of Makelaarskantoor Ideler will tell you which steps to take and what to consider when buying or selling a house in the Haarlem Area.

4:45 pm   Expat Mortgage expert Wouter Hofstee Holtrop will outline the rules for taking out a mortgage loan for your home.

5:00 pm    Estate agent Mie-Lan Kok will explain how the house hunting process works an estate agent can prevent you from making costly mistakes.

5:15 pm   Florian Eckardt of  architectinamsterdam,will explain how you can customize, expand or build a new property and show examples.

5:30 pm    Marian Schreppers of the International School Haarlem will inform you about the advantages of a public international school and answer all your questions you may have about the International School Haarlem opening in September 2017.

5:45 pm   Hella Contrucci, Managing Director A1 Executive Estate will tell you everything about Dancing with the Dutch.

6:00 pm   Floor Franck of Feel at home abroad will tell you how to find peace and reflection to take (back) control of who you are or want to be in your new country.

2) The Housing Info Plaza in the ball room. 3,30-7.00 pm

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

Exhibitors: A1 Executive Estate, architectinamsterdam, Blank Prevoo van Bolhuis Notarissen, Expat Mortgages, Feel at home abroad, International School Haarlem, Lighthouse Properties Services, Koops rental agency, Makelaarskantoor Ideler, Mie-lan kok estate agency, Rabobank, Re/Max Estate agents, 24NANNIES.

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3)  Professional Childcare at The Kids Home. 3,30-5 pm

While you walk and talk around professional Nanny servicen 24NANNIES will entertain your kids with a fantastic program. Read the whole program here.

 4) During the event the Social Networking Drink will start with the possibility to mingle with the speakers and participants. 5-7 pm.



In the gorgeous ancient building of the Societeit Vereniging.8 minutes walks from Haarlem CS; 4 minutes walk from bus station (also Hoofddorp and Amstelveen); 2 minutes walk from parking Raaks. Very easy to reach from Haarlem, Hoofddorp, Amsterdam, Amstelveen and Leiden.

Costs and special offer Housing Event 2017

The Housing Event is FREE of charge and offers professional pitches, information stands, professional childcare, 1 welcome drink by Expats Mortages, the possibility of one-to-one interaction with the speakers and other participants.

Note that even though this is a free event, free registration is  required. Costs at the door: € 5 p.p.


The Housing Event 2017 is made possible by:

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We are looking forward to welcoming you at our Housing Event +  Kids Home  + Social Networking Drink on Saturday May 20th from 3.15 in Haarlem.