Closing costs buying a house in the Netherlands

Closing costs buying a house in the Netherlands

The following taxes and closings cost buying a house you will experience by buying a house in the Netherlands.   Transfer tax (Overdrachtsbelasting) The standard rate is 2% based on the transaction price, with an exemption for first-time buyers.   Purchase...
Buying a house during divorce in the Netherlands

Buying a house during divorce in the Netherlands

Buying a house during divorce and taking out a mortgage for it? We can well imagine. The atmosphere can change considerably as soon as you announce you want a divorce and wish to escape from a precarious situation. During the divorce process, by the way, you can...
Buying a house with friends and mortgage

Buying a house with friends and mortgage

Buying a house with your friends and applying for a mortgage in the Netherlands, how does it work? How exciting is it to buy a house with your best friend(s)? In times like these, in which the housing market has completely dried up, it can be a good idea to buy a home...