About us

Vision & mission

As housing market leader of expatriate housing in Rotterdam we build a strong brand with durable and high-quality portfolio of properties. Our aim is to give both landlords and expatriates a total piece of mind duing the rental process. The combination of a highly trained team and the right application of innovative technology should provide the perfect customer experience. Our rental agents are knowledgeable, energetic and highly committed. We know the inventory inside out and work with the best landlords an other agencies in the city.

Our commitment to introduce you all available houses and apartments in Rotterdam is enourmous. This is why you are sure to find the apartment or house that is right for you, so based on your specific needs. We will make sure that the entire process is an enjoyable one

Our agents

  • RONALD MAAT

    RONALD MAAT

    Specialist investing sale and purchase

    With his years of experience and enthusiasm for the business, Ronald is a real Rotterdam realtor. Born in Dordrecht, but knows Rotterdam like no other. Fanatic boxer and very proud of his two daughters. A real water lover who enjoys spending his free time sailing in Zeeland or looking up the adrenaline with wakeboarding.

    Fave hotspot: The view from “The Rotterdam”

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: ronald@rivamakelaars.nl

  • PRISCILLA SMIT

    PRISCILLA SMIT

    Operational Manager

    Priscilla is an operational manager with a background in marketing and psychology. Has gained experience at corporate companies, but now she feels great at an ambitious Rotterdam real estate agency. Spends as much time as possible with her family and friends. Traveling is her passion! There is always something new to discover.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: Rolph's Deli

     

    Phone number: 010-2361795
    Email address: priscilla@rivarentals.com

  • REBECCA VLEEMING

    REBECCA VLEEMING

    Rental Agent

    Born and raised in Rotterdam. Has been working in the real estate world since she was 19 and has come to know the streets of Rotterdam without navigation! Is also a nutritionist and creates the most amazing and healthy lunches of the team.

    Favo hotspot in Rotterdam: Spirit

    Phone number: 010-2361795
    Email address: rebecca@rivarentals.com

  • VALERIE VAN DER WILDEN

    VALERIE VAN DER WILDEN

    Rental Agent

    Will never stop learning. Graduated from the hotel management school and just completed her education in interior styling at the Artemis. Has a fondness for the city of Rotterdam, lived abroad for years, is a fanatical athlete and her (wine) glass is always full.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: Meent and surroundings

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: valerie@rivarentals.com

  • EELKE ZOUTEWELLE

    EELKE ZOUTEWELLE

    Junior Rental Agent

    Born and raised in Zwijndrecht. During his study he got to know the bustling city of Rotterdam. Crazy about this port city because of the many possibilities. Loves to make time to enjoy a Bacardi Coke at the atmospheric Oude haven during the weekend.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: Oude Haven

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: eelke@rivarentals.com

  • NINA VAN OOSTERBOSCH

    NINA VAN OOSTERBOSCH

    Rental Agent

    Originally from Zeeland but already eight years a big fan of Rotterdam.
    Has a passion for traveling and living in big cities like New York, Cape Town and Bangkok.
    On the weekends she can be found in nature during the day and in the casino or pub with her friends at night.

    Fave Hotspot in Rotterdam: de Nieuwe Binnenweg

     

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: nina@rivarentals.com

  • SIMONE KRAAN

    SIMONE KRAAN

    Commercial Office Employee

    Rotterdam, (on the edge) '90s kid, Marketing / Communication background, interest in (local and national) politics. Zodiac sign: pub tiger, prefers to drink wine with friends, wherever. Born and raised in Rotterdam, zip code 3062 and never planning to leave there.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: HMB Restaurant

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: simone@rivarentals.com

  • VIOLET BODE

    VIOLET BODE

    Commercial Office Employee

    Youngest of the team, but can easily take a beating. Always knows how to keep it cool in busy times. Loves sociability, wine and is known for her striking smile. Maybe one day you’ll be lucky to hear it..

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: de Meent

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: violet@rivarentals.com

  • NINA RADIC

    NINA RADIC

    Commercial office employee

    Worked with expats in the business travel world and now helps expats on the real estate side. Is a real regulator. In her free time she is often found at a festival or nice party.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: Witte de Withstraat

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: nina.radic@rivarentals.com

  • MELANIE SILVA LOPES

    MELANIE SILVA LOPES

    Content Marketeer

    Studied Communications at the Hogeschool Rotterdam and did a traineeship Digital Content Creation in Amsterdam. Curious type: therefore likes to travel and googles (almost) everything. Spends too much money on food and is always in for (family) parties.

     

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: melanie@rivarentals.com

  • FRIEDA DE ZWART

    FRIEDA DE ZWART

    Bookkeeper

    Raised in 's Gravendeel, but after 17 years in Rotterdam she has become a real Rotterdam citizen. Has a weakness for the city centre of Rotterdam and preferably stays in the zip code 3011.

    Fave hotspot in Rotterdam: de Meent

    Phone number: 010 - 2361795
    Email address: frieda@rivarentals.com

Our history

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2018

Realization 200m2 extra office space for the Riva team at the Oostzeedijk Beneden.

2017

Creation of Riva Makelaars B.V. with focus on investments and sales.

2016

Riva Rentals is leader of the Rotterdam market with the largest share decorated/furnished apartments above €1.000,- per month in Rotterdam.

2015

Renovation of our new office and storage space at the Oostzeedijk Beneden, City Center.

2014

Founding of Riva Rentals B.V, Riva Corporate B.V. and the start of our Property Management Service.

2013

New exclusive collaborations with Corporate Clients like Shell, Glencore, Unilever, BP, International Schools and several big investors.

2012

Focus on Rotterdam with the start up fase of the Riva Group.

2009

The label Maasvlakte Rentals was founded. With the housing of more than 1000 employees in Maasvlakte/ Botlek and Europoort area.

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What our customers say about us

Meerdere woningen verhuurd via Steven, altijd bereikbaar en de juiste mentaliteit.

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