Are you dreaming of making the Netherlands your new home, exploring picturesque canals, landscapes, villages or cities and immersing yourself in Dutch culture? As an expatriate, one of the most significant steps in settling down in the Netherlands is securing a mortgage for your dream home. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the … More Your Guide to Securing a Mortgage as an Expat in the Netherlands
The housing market was hot over the past couple of years. The excessive demand is no longer there since the coronavirus outbreak. The number of houses for sale increases and interest is still low. As a result housing supply and demand are more balanced since the corona virus outbreak. The housing market was hot over … More Housing supply and demand more balanced since corona
The Ministry for the Environment and Housing, the Dutch Banking Association, the Dutch Association of Insurers, the National Mortgage Guarantee and the Eigen Huis Association have made agreements to ensure that homeowners with payment arrears do not end up on the street during the corona crisis. Lenders will not be forced to sell homes until … More No forced sales when the mortgage is overdue
The corona virus also reached our country at the end of February. Since then, the measures have followed one another quickly. This affects all branches, including the real estate market. We keep a close eye on developments and reporting and critically examine the consequences for consumers, brokers and appraisers. Many brokers offer virtual viewings. We … More Safe viewing in Covid-19 times
NHG LIMIT PER 2020 STRETCHED TO € 310.000,-. For those who want to buy a house in 2020, there’s a nice advantage. From 2020, the NHG limit will be € 310k. This limit stood at € 290k before. ________________________________________ NHG calculation The NHG (National Mortgage Guarantee) limit is determined every year. For the past two … More NHG limit per 2020 to € 310k
The most lucrative buy-to-let market in the European Union turns out to be the Netherlands. … More BLOG: Buy to let
When staying in Holland for multiple years or looking at long-term revenues, a serious option will be to buy … More BLOG: To rent or to buy?
When buying a house abroad the first steps can be stressy. Connecting the right partner will help you out. … More BLOG: Getting on the Dutch property ladder
House versus condo can be a dilemma for home buyers. Which one is right for you will depend on your lifestyle, financial circumstances and future plans. … More BLOG: House or apartment?