Buying a property

What are the benefits of hiring an estate agent?

• Knowledge of the housing market and the local regulations.
• Information regarding the real value of the property on the housing market.
• Having a strategy mapped out for negotiating the purchase.
• Expert negotiation to ensure that the property is purchased for the lowest possible price.
• Advice regarding the necessity of having a building survey done.
• Inspection of the condition of the property, investigation of legal rights such as easements and ground leases.
• Gathering of all the relevant legal documentation and important information regarding the property.
• The extensive property file is taken through with you personally.
• Saving time by leaving most of the work to the professionals.
• An advisor who will represent your interests.
• Has a network at his disposal: for example if you need a property surveyor, a mortgage advisor or a notary who is experienced working with expat clients from abroad.
• Your estate agent checks the purchase agreement and pays special attention to resolutive conditions, special clauses and penalty conditions.
• For our expat clients: we can refer you to a notary who can draw up a purchase agreement in English. A building survey can also be drawn up in English.
• Screens the notary deed of transfer and the invoice from the notary.
• Inspects the property together with you before the transfer at the notary’s office.
• Making the necessary arrangements for the utilities.

If you plan to purchase a property you can contact our office to make an appointment without any obligations.