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Dutch and foreign investors are eager to invest in real estate, also in the mid-priced housing sector. “This is a stable investment with a reliable return. And at low risk.”

Interested in investing in non-regulated and affordable rental housing in the Netherlands? Over the next few weeks, this website will provide information on the mid-priced rental sector in the Netherlands.

A record amount of 5 billion euros is being invested in rental housing in the Netherlands in 2017. This is an annual 20% rise and three times what it was five years ago.

According to a recent report published by ING Bank, only 4% of all homeowners in the Netherlands have a hard time meeting their monthly mortgage obligations. This makes the Netherlands the best scoring country of those evaluated.

Would you like to know more about Dutch companies in the mortgage and real estate sector? Then take a look at this new section of Dutch Housing.

From February 14-15, the annual Mortgage Event (Hypotheken Event 2017) was held in Utrecht. During this two-day conference the entire Dutch mortgage industry get together for the lateste mortgage trends and developments. The conference was kicked off with presentations from the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) and the Amsterdam School of Real Estate. 

Pension funds and insurers have made a move on the Netherlands’ €660bn home loan market, bypassing traditional lenders. In 2012 no bank, it seemed, was lending money to people who wanted to buy a home. 

Stef Blok, Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector, has visited the Munich EXPO REAL 2016, the International Trade Fair for Property and Investment. During the three-day EXPO, over 1,700 exhibitors present their wares in the real estate and investment business to over 39,000 participants from 77 countries. The Netherlands were well represented and in the top ten of countries among exhibitors and visitors.

Invitation Dutch Mortgage Seminar. 31 October 2016, London.

The demand for non-regulated rental housing is increasing. A well-functioning non-regulated segment of the housing market is important to serve households who prefer flexibility or who don’t have access to the regulated rental market or to owner-occupied housing. The non-regulated housing market is historically small, especially the number of rental houses with monthly rents between 710-1000 Euros, also known as the middle segment.