You are dreaming for years about a lovely house, sunshine, a glass of wine, brief live as God in Provence but to realise this dream means:
Find a good piece of land with a view, (re)building, choose materials anyway a lot of things you do not normally have to deal with and where I can come in to organise this for you.


Already during the pre- investigation the finding of this charming house or building lot I can be very useful to you, show you the way in many cases, advising which is of great importance because building in the Provence is quite an investment.

Why me?

I will be your independent contact in order to help you to take all your decisions relaxed and in confidence.

Start building a dream

I will assist/help you to realise your dream house in the Provence without troubles, from basic advice till turnkey completion!

Edzard Groeneveld , I got a treasure of experience in Holland during 10 yrs in my own Estate Agency followed by 20 yrs in my own contractor firm / building consultancy from A to Z.

15 yrs ago I moved to the Provence to continue my consultancy: first in my
own house La Boussarelle and from then onwards lots of smaller and
bigger projects for Dutch and other Europeans.

My vast experience and thorough expertise in every detail can make your
(re)construction into a success story.

Foto van Edzard Groeneveld

I consider my working area from Nice to Aix-en-Provence and from the Côte d’Azur to Lac St Croix (Gorges du Verdon).

Percentage of the total costs: to agree on later.

Hourly rate: usually more advantageous and keeps you more flexible.

Service: obviously you will be kept inquired on a regular base.

What I do

Buying assistance and advice:

  • I can introduce you to the right real estate agents in Provence.
  • I can do previews and mail you pictures and estimates of the costs.
  • Make a technical report.
  • Advise you in decision making.
  • Reference to a lawyer, tax specialist, accountant, mortgage advisor.

Building Consultancy:

I can do almost everything for you, tailored to your wishes, for small and big projects:

  • Making plans for (re)building included making designs up till finding the best architect.
  • Finding a building constructor, plumber, electrician, plasterer etc.
  • Finding the right materials for building as well as for the finishing touch.
  • Making the building plans.
  • Controlling quality and progress as agreed on.
  • Reporting by mailing pictures and comments.
  • I am always your independent contact person.


Send us a message


I invite you to contact me anytime I will answer you directly

Edzard Groeneveld
Email : edzardgroeneveld@gmail.com