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the Dutch housing market

The Dutch housing market in 2017/ 2018


In 2017, the Dutch housing market gave a show of strength, with house prices in major cities across the country finally surpassing the peaks seen before the financial crisis in 2008.

Why move to Eindhoven

Three great reasons to move to Eindhoven


Many expats pick Amsterdam when they have a choice of where to move in the Netherlands, but there are other great cities to explore, and Eindhoven is one of them, with such great advantages as a thriving tech scene, a relaxed atmosphere, and a lower cost of living.

Buying a House in the Netherlands

Seven things to look for when buying a house in the Netherlands

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Are you an expat looking to buy a new home in the Netherlands? Here are seven expert tips to help you navigate the Dutch real estate market and secure your dream property.

Mortgage in the Netherlands

New solutions for expats struggling to finance their Dutch home


For expats in the Netherlands or Dutch citizens abroad, buying and financing a home in the Netherlands can be a challenging operation.

Dutch mortgages

Your guide to Dutch mortgages


This step-by-step guide explains how to secure a mortgage in the Netherlands, including Dutch mortgage calculators, Dutch mortgage rates and mortgage brokers for expats.

Dutch housing market: looking back on 2016 and to the future


For the housing market in the Netherlands, 2016 was a strong year. Higher Dutch house prices, lower mortgage interest rates and greater confidence in Dutch real estate has encouraged more expats to own rather than rent.

Dutch mortgage tips: Adjusting your mortgage’s interest rate by changing yo...


The rise in housing prices in the Netherlands combined with record-low interest rates can help homeowners see big monthly savings. Here are some helpful tips to lower mortgage interest rates in the Netherlands.

Dutch housing

Changes to the Dutch housing market 2016


The Dutch government continues to reduce benefits offered to home buyers, but market predictions and low interest rates show Dutch housing is still hot property in 2016.

Buy-to-let mortgages in the Netherlands

Buy-to-let mortgages in the Netherlands


Foreigners can invest in buy-to-let property in the Netherlands, provided certain conditions are met.

Five effects of record-low interest rates: how can you benefit?

5 effects of record-low interest rates: how can you benefit?


What do historically low interest rates mean for you and how can you take advantage?

Dutch housing terms

Dutch housing terms to find accommodation in the Netherlands


House-hunting in the Netherlands? Here's a list of Dutch housing terms to help you find a room, apartment or house in the Netherlands, whether to rent or buy.

Buying a Dutch barge

Living on a Dutch barge


If you're searching for a new home, why not consider living on a boat? Roberta Cowan talks with 'live-aboard converts' about the advantages and disadvantages of life on the Dutch canals.

Buying a house

Buying a property in the Netherlands


Foreigners can freely buy a house in the Netherlands, but it’s important to know the quirks of the Dutch housing market before buying your home.

Top tips for buying property abroad

Top 5 tips for buying a house abroad


Reduce the risk of legal pitfalls and bad property investments with this guide to buying property abroad.

Tax benefits for house buyers in the Netherlands

The tax advantages of buying a house in the Netherlands


If you are planning to buy a house or apartment in the Netherlands, you could be eligible for Dutch tax benefits, some specifically advantageous to expats.

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