OurEndeavour has developed services to ensure that our clients are represented professionally but more importantly with a personal touch. We have been through the same experience you will face and understand the challenges you will be presented with in your relocation. OurEndeavour was formed by Expats for Expats to offer services in the following areas:

 

Relocation & Settling Service
School Search
Sale/Rental Property Listings
Promotional Expat Events
Orientation Tours

Immigration & Visa Applications
Short Term Accommodation
Rental Property Search
Private Home Acquisitions
Property Managment

 

Relocation, Property Rental Search & Settling Service

So you have accepted the job, Congratulations! what next???  This is where OurEndeavour steps to provide and assist you with the know how and support to start your relocation. We help with all the important areas such as the documentation you will need to prepare and bring with you before leaving your home country, Visa applications and accompanying you to the Expat Centre (Dutch Immigration Service/Municipality), we will also arrange an appointment and accompany you to the bank to select your new bank account. Next you will need to think about where you want to reside and what rental property you would like or more possibly what may be available at that moment in time, we aim to manage your expectations and give you a clear picture of what is achievable as this is an important area of your relocation, we don’t want to show you homes that you will be unhappy with nor feel like we have wasted your time! therefor we will provide you with property shortlists that ‘meet your specified criteria’ as well as search, schedule and accompany your visits. Once your new rental home has been selected we will negotiate and prepare contracts on your behalf. Once you have moved in you will also receive our welcome basket with all the goodies you will need to get you started. In addition to this we also cover off other areas such as check ins & outs, utility providers, Internet/T.V and registering with your local Gemeente.

 School Search

If you have not yet looked into your child’s schooling and should you wish us to help, we of course will be happy to assist. We’ll arrange and accompany you to appointments to meet with your potential schools in the local area and even introduce you to other local expat parents from your homeland. Being fathers at the IPS School in Hilversum and PSG seat holders we are aware of the importance of getting parents views and feedback so you can always pick our brains too when considering your school.

Sale/Rental Property Listings

With our dedicated partners Dorenbos/Rasch we have developed an ‘International/Local’ approach to the marketing of your property, this is to ensure that you gain both a local and an international service. OurEndeavour is able to actively market and promote your property through our community, website and social media but along with this you will also be promoted and marketed in Dutch towards the local residents through the guidance of Dorenbos/Rasch therefor increasing your marketing net through the Het Gooi. In our joint dedicated efforts you are also rewarded with the additional help and understanding from an International view but with only one fee to pay!

Promotional Expat Events

OurEndeavour regularly organize and promote various expat events in the Het Gooi region. We believe that this is a great opportunity for the expat community to get together but also to share their experiences and enjoy meeting new friends. From wine tasting and summer bbq’s to dads nights and golf days... where always keen to get everyone together so keep an eye for new events on our website and Facebook page.

Continued Concierge Service

Received documentation written in Dutch and not sure what it means or what you need to do? Don’t panic! We offer subscribing expats the opportunity to have their document translated at our Hilversum office by means of diarized appointments. We offer practical advice and help so you can tackle the issue head on.

Orientation Tours

On arriving to your new neighbourhood what better than to take a look around.. We are happy to help you get to know your new surroundings and provide you with a tour of the area advising you on what’s where and where’s best.

Short Term Accommodation

OurEndeavour are able to arrange and assist you with accommodation venues across various locations in Het Gooi.  Our local network of property offer flexible and varied options to meet your requirements. We also have developed preferential rates with our providers that we are able to pass on to you when booking through OurEndeavour. If we don’t have what you need, we will make sure we find it!

Private Home Acquisitions

So, you’re ready to buy your first Dutch home...Exciting times! Let us assist you and take the leg work out of it for you, we will actively work on your behalf with our partners Dorenbos/Rasch to find your hidden gem off a home. We will study your property & location requirements and provide a detailed market report for you. We will schedule and accompany your viewings and provide an unbiased clear view when you need it most, this is a big decision and an exciting one so it’s best to have someone give you an extra pair of eyes and ears. We will provide you with feedback on price, location and build and prepare contracts and assist with mortgages and brokers as required. We will also most importantly negotiate the price on your behalf to maximize your chances of securing your new home at the best price for you.