Millionaire Makelaar The current housing market in Amsterdam is great for property owners but a huge challenge for people looking to find affordable rental places to live. Of course, there are people who blame expats for this, but the reality is that it's a jungle out there and as with any jungle, it also has predators. Foute Boel The SBS6 TV show Foute Boel recently reported … [Read more...] about Millionaire Makelaar
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Buying a Home in Amsterdam the Pros and Cons If you're an expat and you're thinking about buying a home in Amsterdam then shame on you! According to the Dutch media, expats are to blame for both the expensive rental prices in Amsterdam and the increasing cost of buying homes too. If the streets of Amsterdam were overrun with homeless expats I don't think the Dutch media would … [Read more...] about Buying a Home in Amsterdam as an Expat the Pros and Cons
6 m² room to rent in Amsterdam for 878 Euros a month It's long been known that rental prices in Amsterdam are often outrageous. But today, a new low has been reached with a 6 m² room to rent in Amsterdam for 878 Euros per month! For those of you who are not versed in the metric system, 6 meters square equals 64 square feet. I assume that the landlord is looking for a petite … [Read more...] about 6 Meter Square Room to Let in Amsterdam for 878 Euros a Month!
Rental scams on Social Media and how to avoid them As I write this post, it's the time of year when a lot of people are planning to move to the Netherlands to study or have just arrived and are looking for somewhere to live long-term. Whether it's due to the poor support provided by some educational institutions or perhaps a lack of knowledge of the Dutch housing market, the … [Read more...] about Five Ways To Spot Rental Scams On Social Media
The Lunacy of the Amsterdam rental market example number 10,001 Why do people complain about the Amsterdam rental market? If you have a high salary, a trust fund or a fat company apartment allowance things are wonderful! However, in the event that you're just a normal person with an average income, then finding a decent place to live in Amsterdam is like being on a long train … [Read more...] about The Lunacy of the Amsterdam Rental Market Eight Square Meter Room To Rent