Sven Heinen

Broker and Director @ Smit and Heinen

Van Woustraat 161, 1074 AK Amsterdam

Welcome to Amsterdam and my profile.
Buying,selling or renting a property in Amsterdam or the surrounding areas? Take a deep breath. The housing market is a tough one to crack. But nothing is impossible. Our sales and purchase numbers of Smit & Heinen Makelaars and Appraisers proofs our successes in this market.

I am a certified real estate agent (broker) and property appraiser as well managing director of our office in De Pijp, Amsterdam. I think the Amsterdam housing market is the best working field for an agent out there. Our city is full of unique buildings and houses with a history. That is why I am not only active as a real estate agent (broker), but also till recently as chairman of the Makelaarsvereniging Amsterdam (The MVA is the professional organisation for estate agents active in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area) and auction commissioner at the Eerste Amsterdamse.

Want to know more about my work, our services, the housing market or our office? Contact me.

I can help you with…

Real Estate Agent, Residential Property Manager, Buying Agent, Mortgage Advisor, Property Valuation / Appraisal

I help…

Home Owner s, Local Residents, Nonlocal Residents, Property Investors, Relocating Expats

I speak…

English, Dutch

How we work - fees & commission

No clients' request is the same, so are our fees. So, please contact us for a price range in our fee structure. A few of our agency fees are the same as in the Amsterdam property market. Most likely our pricing is just more appealing.

For buying or selling your property the agency fee varies between 1% and 1.5% of the selling/purchase price, depending on the price range. All our services and pricing are tailor-made for you:
Selling property: range 1.0 % - 1.5% (Incl. 21% V.A.T.)
Buying property: range 1.0 % - 1.5% (Incl. 21% V.A.T.)
To lease out property: 1 months' rent (Excl. 21% V.A.T.)
Home search assistance: 1 months' rent (Excl. 21% V.A.T.)
Property management: 5-6 % of the annual rent (Excl. V.A.T.)

Feel free to contact us, we look forward to meet you.