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On this page we hope to provide you with useful information for selling your house. We are helping you to see through the lies and promises of the real estate market.
For your information: My name is Joey. I am 100% Dutch, with an interest in the real estate market.
My English is not flawless. So if you come across really big mistakes that you can't ignore, please let me know (email: email@example.com).
On Mijn Verkoopmakelaar we take an extra effort to inform expats who want to sell their house in The Netherlands. The reason for this is that expats can be victims of unfair and greedy agents. To prevent that expats are being exploited, we help expats with articles and information about agents.
But enough about me, let's talk about estate agents.
Compare real estate agents in Hilversum:
Retrieve quotes and see which agents will do the best job of selling your home, based on past performance.
Fill in your postal code and house number. The agents in the area will look at your property. They will leave you a proposal with an estimated selling price and their fee.
For this article we focus solely on estate agents on the selling side of the transaction.
Note: The involvement of an estate agent is not mandatory. There is no rule or regulation that prohibits you to sell a property yourself.
In almost 95% of the transactions a realtor is involved on the selling side of the transaction. Sellers in the Netherlands contract an estate agent, because it brings:
The most important reason that people involve an estate agent, is 'Funda.nl'. It is the most popular housing website, but only estate agents can upload a house to the website. You as an individual can not.
For more information about this:
This list is based on reviews, transaction numbers, performance and our own experiences.
Here under you can find the best estate agent for you that charges you local tarifs instead of exploitative expats fees.
In addtition to the quotes of estate agents, we show you their actual performance on past transactions.
Here is an example of what you can expect to receive:
Long story short:
If you experience any issues (language for example) using the platform, feel free to contact us! We are here to help you in English with a Dutch accent ;).
Hilversum is most famous as mediacity. All broadcasts corporations are located at the mediapark in Hilversum. The city is located in 'Het Groene Hart' or in English 'The Green Heart'. That means Hilversum has a lot of forests and greenery to offer. Hilversum was a farmers village. Later a bunch of rich people from Amsterdam and other nearby places moved to the quiet Hilversum. Now Hilversum has a lot of villaparks with a lot of villa's of the 19th en 20th century. The city has to offer a lot of history.
Hilversum has almost 100.000 residents and is a middle-big city. The city is still being called a village by some residents. This is because the area has a lot of lakes, small forests and parks. The villa's in Hilversum have big gardens with a lot of different plants.
Architecture is also a big factor in Hilversum. From old, to recent artists. Hilversum has a lot of extraordinary buildings ans statues with all sorts of colors. The city has two international schools. These are called: International School Hilversum and Violenschool International Primary School.
A summary of Hilversum :
You can find the following neighbourhoods in Hilversum: Centrum, Raadhuiskwartier, 't Hoogt van 't kruis, Anna's Hoeve, Arenaparkkwartier, Astronomische Buurt, Bloemenkwartier-Noord, Bloemenkwartier-Zuid, Boomberg, Electrobuurt, Erfgooiersbuurt, Geuzenbuurt, Havenstraatbuurt, Het Rode Dorp, Hilversumse Meent, Johannes Geradtswegbuurt, Kerkelanden, Kleine Driftbuurt, Langgewenstbuurt, Liebergen, Noord-Hilversum, Schilderskwartier, Schrijverskwartier, Sint Vitusbuurt, Staatsliedenkwartier, Trompenberg-Noord, Trompenberg-Zuid, Van-Riebbeeckkwartier, Villaparken, West-Indiëkwartier, Zeeheldenkwartier and Zeverijn
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In Hilversum there are 133 agents active. Not all these estate agents are actually located in Hilversum. Some agents work from neighbouring cities.
On average estate agents in The Netherlands take a 1,1% commission for selling your house or apartment. In The Netherlands that fee is on average EUR 4.185 (VAT included). Prices differ per broker and property.
In the Netherlands, as a seller, you only bare the costs of your selling agent. The buyer pays for his buying agent and the buyer pays the notary for the settlement of the transfer of ownership.