Spot news: Signs of a cooling breeze in overheated Dutch housing market

At last, some good news for people hoping to buy a house in Amsterdam, The Hague or anywhere else in the Netherlands. There are finally signs that the rise in house prices may be slowing down.

More affordable housing in the Netherlands is a top priority

Trying to buy a house in Amsterdam, or any other Dutch town or city, may still seem like an impossible task but both national and local government are making plans to change the situation. Here’s the lowdown.

Focus on Eindhoven: High tech and high quality lifestyle

The most expensive house for sale in the Netherlands – a €29m country estate on the edge of Eindhoven – is being bought by the city council to be turned into resource for locals. But don’t worry. If you don’t have that kind of cash to spend. Eindhoven has plenty of different homes on offer.

Key tips for first time buyers in 2022

Planning to buy a house in Amsterdam or anywhere else in the Netherlands for the first time in 2022? Here are some new laws and other issues you should think about when deciding to take the plunge.

Buying a house in 2022: Six things to think about

If buying a house in Amsterdam or another Dutch town or city is a New Year resolution, here are some things you should think about.

Test your knowledge about buying a house in the Netherlands

Test your expertise on how to buy a house in the Netherlands with our fiendishly tricky quiz. (And you can find all the answers somewhere on the website)

The pros and cons of buying a house in the Netherlands with an online mortgage

Applying for a mortgage to buy a house in the Netherlands used to mean endless meetings, form filling and extended email conversations. But today you can sort out the finances entirely from the comfort of your own home.

Want to buy a house in the Netherlands? Here are 10 words you need to know

Taking out a mortgage online might ease some of the pain, but you won’t be able to escape the jargon altogether, especially if you are a first-time buyer. So, here is a quick explanation of 10 words relating to the cost of buying a home which you really do need to know before starting the process.

A home of your own? Here’s how to start climbing the housing ladder

If you’ve decided to stay put in the Netherlands, you are probably starting to think about buying a home of your own – after all, it will probably be cheaper than renting.

Hassle-free mortgages are only a mouse click away

Looking to buy a house but don’t want the hassle of making office appointments with mortgage brokers, and haggling over fees?